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Buddies Meet In Viking-Pats Game

Tom Brady and Matt Cassel have been close friends for going on 10 years now.


Coyote Coach Going “Home”

The University of South Dakota football team is preparing to meet a team that the Coyotes' current coach led to a national championship in 2001.


GPAC Names Top Runners

The Great Plains Athletic Conference has announced its weekly awards for the league's top cross country runners.


Big Inning Wins For Twins

Oswaldo Arcia's two-run homer capped Minnesota's four-run fourth inning against Trevor Bauer, and the Twins dented Cleveland's playoff hopes with a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night.


Tigers Catch Royals

Max Scherzer escaped a bases-loaded jam in the fifth, Rajai Davis and J.D. Martinez homered, and the Detroit Tigers beat Kansas City 4-2 on Tuesday night.


Gophers Hope To Have QB

Minnesota coach Jerry Kill says quarterback Mitch Leidner is practicing this week in hopes of playing against TCU on Saturday.


Jackrabbit, Coyote Honored

Weekly cross country honors in the Summit League include athletes from South Dakota State and the University of South Dakota this week.


Twins Get 2015 Schedule

The Minnesota Twins are set up for fewer postponed games in 2015, even if the spring weather is cold and soggy again.


Royals Lead Down To One

Torii Hunter had two of his three hits in a six-run third inning and the Detroit Tigers beat Kansas City 9-5 Monday to move within a game of the American League Central-leading Royals.


Vikings Release Sanford

The Minnesota Vikings have released sixth-year safety Jamarca Sanford.


Wesleyan Players Sweep Awards

Three players from Dakota Wesleyan University took home the weekly Great Plains Athletic Conference football awards.


Coyote Earns Weekly Honors

South Dakota senior middle blocker Melissa Firtko was named The Summit League’s Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week after tying the school block record for a three-set match in the Coyotes sweep of Tulane last Friday.


Patterson Powers Vikings

Wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson ran for 102 yards on three carries, including a 67-yard scoring run and the Minnesota Vikings shut down the St. Louis Rams 34-6 on Sunday.


Zenner Earns Valley Honor

South Dakota State University running back Zach Zenner has been named Missouri Valley Football Conference Offensive Player of the Week.


Huskers Drop From Poll

Nebraska escaped with a win over McNeese State but the close call cost them a spot in the Associated Press Top 25 Football ratings.

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Twins Swept By Angels

Mike Trout hit his 32nd homer, C.J. Wilson got his 11th win, and the Los Angeles Angels completed a season sweep of Minnesota by beating the Twins 14-4 on Sunday.


Royals Blank Yanks

Yordano Ventura and the Kansas City Royals turned Derek Jeter Day into another disappointing defeat for the New York Yankees' captain in the dwindling days of his career.


Late Tally Trips Twins

Pinch-hitter Chris Iannetta's sacrifice fly in the ninth inning lifted the Los Angeles Angels to a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.


Vikings Seek Running Start

The Minnesota Vikings' biggest star is thinking about deja vu.


Jacks Look To Bounce Back

The South Dakota State University football team opens the home portion of its season Saturday night by renewing a rivalry against Cal Poly in the inaugural Dairy Drive game at Coughlin-Alumni Stadium.

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