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Timberwolves Gain Road Win

Kevin Love scored 26 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and handed out seven assists to lead the Timberwolves to a 121-94 rout of the Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills.


Vikings Prepare For Eagles

The Minnesota Vikings will hit the practice field again today as the team gets ready for Philadelphia on Sunday.

Peterson Gets Checkup

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson does not have a Lisfranc injury


Hawkeyes Roll On

Melsahn Basabe scored 12 points with 11 rebounds to lead Iowa in a 92-59 drubbing of Fairleigh Dickinson last night.

Jacks, Coyotes On The Road

The South Dakota State Jackrabbits battle the Minnesota Golden Gophers tonight at Williams Arena in Minneapolis.


Brewer Fined By NBA

Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer has been fined five-thousand-dollars by the NBA for violating the league’s anti-flopping rule for the second time this season.


Frazier Gets Award

Former Nebraska quarterback Tommy Frazier is being inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame tonight.


Heartbreaker For Vikings

Marlon Brown caught a nine-yard touchdown pass from Joe Flacco with four seconds left to lift the Ravens over the Vikings 29-26 from a snow covered M&T Bank Stadium.

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Area Teams Get Bowl Bids

Iowa, Nebraska and Minnesota have each received their assignments for post season football Bowl action.


Jacks Win Historic Matchup

In the first wrestling dual ever held in the Sanford Pentagon, South Dakota State (1-3, 0-0) defeated old North Central Conference foe Augustana, 17-15 in front of 1,182 fans.

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