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Preview: Gophers women's basketball vs. Texas-San Antonio

The Gophers and Roadrunners are meeting for the first time since they played twice in the 1984-85 season


Live at noon, 1 p.m.: St. John's, Bemidji St. in NCAA football playoffs

St. John's is host to Linfield in the second round of the Division III playoffs; Bemidji St. plays at Colorado School of Mines in Division II. Tap here for video and game previews.


Gophers face three former Minnesotans in today's game against Bradley

Gabi Haack, a fifth-year senior from Elk River, scored 27 points on Monday and is Bradley's all-time leading scorer.


Gophers men's hockey set for first series at North Dakota since 2017

The teams have played one series in Minneapolis and one in Las Vegas since then. But only one player on the Gophers roster has played a game at Ralph Engelstad Arena.


Watch at noon: St. John's, Bethel, Bemidji St., UMD in college football playoffs

Three games kick off at noon and Minnesota Duluth plays at 1 p.m. Tap here for links for live video, previews and more about today's D-II and D-IIi playoffs.


Minnetonka girls' swimming looking to end state championship drought

The Skippers sent 17 individuals and all three relays into the Class 2A finals.


Visitation advances 17 swimmers, three relay teams to Class 1A girls' swimming state meet finals

Delano junior Emma Kern set a state meet record in the 100 backstroke.


Gophers women-No. 2 Connecticut game preview

This will be the first meeting between the teams since the 2004 Final Four, and just the second game this season for Paige Bueckers and the Huskies.


Winless in Big Ten, Penn State will test U hockey with pace of play

The Nittany Lions have taken at least 35 shots in more than half of their games and will provide a different challenge than Ohio State did last weekend for the Gophers men.


Familiar names dot girls' state swimming and diving meet

Minnetonka in Class 2A and Visitation in Class 1A are favored but those teams have plenty of company.