Multiplatform editor | Sports

Jeff Day is a sports multiplatform editor for the Star Tribune.


2024 U volleyball schedule: Cook eyes future Big Ten tourney

It's a new era of Big Ten volleyball as the Gophers schedule USC, UCLA, Washington and Oregon in conference play. They'll also get home-and-away matches with Wisconsin.


After nine decades, U men's gymnastics leaves its longtime home

It's been a rough few years for men's gymnastics at Minnesota. They lost Division I status in 2020 and now need to move out of their practice facility in Cooke Hall.


Wolves dispute adds gigantic name as Bloomberg joins Lore, Rodriguez

One of the richest men in America is now aligned with the group headed to forced arbitration with Glen Taylor.


In a whirlwind, U volleyball adds transfer Alex Acevedo from Oregon

This is the second player to transfer from the Ducks to the Gophers this year. Alex Acevedo, an outside hitter who was the No. 13 recruit in the Class of 2023, has four years of eligibility remaining.


Jefferson's deal makes Vikings history with Moss, Cousins ... and Wilson?

Justin Jefferson's new $140 million contract is the largest in team history and showcases the exponential growth of NFL deals and guaranteed money for players.


Series: What's happening at the U as NIL rules rock college sports?

In this series of stories, Star Tribune reporters explain and measure the impact of the new and still evolving name, image and likeness rules that are bringing unprecedented change to college sports.


'Chasing ghosts': How Minnesota's college sports leaders navigate NIL, constant chaos

Minnesota's two Division I athletic directors, Mark Coyle and Phil Esten, search for solid ground as college sports spins through one game-changing moment after another.


Former Vikings All-Pro Griffen arrested on suspicion of DWI

It's the second time in the past year that Everson Griffen has been arrested on suspicion of DWI.


What happens now? A guide to the Western Conference finals

When are the games? How do you get tickets? Who won the Wolves vs. Dallas regular-season games? Answers to those questions and more are here.


As Barkley howls, entire TNT crew picks Wolves to win the West

The Timberwolves have picked up fans along the way during their NBA playoffs run. Add the crew of TNT's 'Inside the NBA' crew to the list.