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Cassel Gets The Nod

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer has named veteran Matt Cassel as the team's starting quarterback for the season opener against the St. Louis Rams.

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Wayne State Names Coach

Wayne State College Director of Athletics Mike Powicki announced that Shelli Manson has been named the new head softball coach for the Wildcats.

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Vikings To Help Schools

The Minnesota Vikings are partnering with the NFL and TRIA Orthopaedic to ensure that every public high school in Minneapolis and St. Paul will have an athletic trainer on the sideline for football games and practices this fall.

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Vikings To Face Ponder?

Could the Minnesota Vikings open the 2014 season facing their 2013 starting quarterback?

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Twins Split Hit Filled Series

Victor Martinez homered and had four RBIs, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 13-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.

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Former Twin Slows Royals

Scott Baker won as a starter for the first time in more than three years and the Texas Rangers beat the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 3-1 on Sunday to avoid a series sweep.

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Sparkman Sparks Coyotes

A hat trick by junior Rebecca Sparkman within the first 20 minutes of the game helped South Dakota defeat the College of Saint Mary 4-0 on Sunday at the USD Sports Complex.

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Vikings Win Third Straight

The Vikings' Matt Cassel threw for 152 yards and a touchdown in his return to Kansas City, and Minnesota rolled to a 30-12 victory over the Chiefs in a preseason game Saturday night.

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Vargas, Hughes Lead Twins

Kennys Vargas homered and sparked rallies with two other hits, leading the Minnesota Twins past Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians 4-1 Thursday.

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Vikings Prepare For Chiefs

Adrian Peterson missed Minnesota Vikings practice for the second straight day, but the team does expect the star running back to make the trip to Kansas City this weekend.

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Coach Stig Earns Ginn Award

South Dakota State University head football coach John Stiegelmeier has been named the 2014 recipient of the Ralph Ginn Award for Coaching Excellence.

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Time For Timberwolves Deal

The Minnesota Timberwolves have secured the final piece they were looking for in a blockbuster Kevin Love trade.

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Summit Teams Chasing Denver

South Dakota and South Dakota State will need improved seasons to challenge the favorites in this season's Summit League Volleyball race.

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Twins Blanked By Cleveland

Rookie T.J. House threw shutout ball into the sixth inning, combining with four relievers to pitch the Cleveland Indians past the Minnesota Twins 5-0 Wednesday night.

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Royals Fall In Colorado

Matt McBride hit his first career grand slam and Jorge De La Rosa pitched eight crisp innings, helping the Colorado Rockies cool off the Kansas City Royals with a 5-2 win on Wednesday night.

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SDSU Adds To HOF

South Dakota State University student-athletes who were honored as national champions, All-Americans and NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship recipients make up the 2014 class of the Jackrabbit Sports Hall of Fame at SDSU.

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Vikings Linebacker Ailing

Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway has been bothered a sore right wrist, prompting coach Mike Zimmer to limit him in practice.

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Huskers Deal With Injuries

Nebraska coach Bo Pelini isn't feeling sorry for himself after seeing as many as three players lost for the season because of injuries and a bunch of others ailing.

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Twins Blow Big Lead

Yan Gomes had three hits including a home run, rookie Tyler Holt hit a go-ahead two-run double in the sixth inning, and the Cleveland Indians rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 7-5 on Tuesday night.

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Infante Keeps Royals Going

Omar Infante had three doubles and drove in four runs to help the streaking Kansas City Royals beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Tuesday night.

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