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Final CWS Spots Filled

The final three teams to earn a trip to Omaha for the College World Series were determined in Super Regional action Monday.


Cyclones Find New Leader

Iowa State says it has hired Murray State's Steve Prohm as its new men's basketball coach.


Royals Dominate Voting

Seven players on the AL champion Kansas City Royals are on track to start in next month's All-Star game.


Pelfrey Gem Lifts Twins

Mike Pelfrey pitched eight strong innings, his longest outing in three years, and the Minnesota Twins avoided a series sweep by beating the Milwaukee Brewers 2-0 on Sunday.


Perez Blast Saves Royals

Salvador Perez hit a solo home run with two outs in the eighth inning, lifting the Kansas City Royals over the Texas Rangers 4-3.


CWS Field Shaping Up

Five teams have earned spots in this weekend's College World Series with three other tickets to Omaha yet to be punched.


Twins Gain Boston Split

Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval mishandled a throw on a bunt in the ninth inning, and the Minnesota Twins broke away from Boston 8-4 Thursday for a four-game split.


Royals Fall In Rain

Brandon Moss hit a two-run homer and the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 on Thursday night in a game called in the eighth inning because of rain.


Twins Make Roster Move

The Minnesota Twins recalled Thursday's starter Tommy Milone from Triple-A before their game against the Boston Red Sox.


Rudolph Hopes For Full Season

Kyle Rudolph and the Minnesota Vikings are still waiting for him to flourish.


Augustana Finishes Top Ten

Augustana College qualified 11 teams for NCAA postseason play in 2014-15 and finished 10th in the final Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings.


SDSU Sets Volleyball Schedule

A long and difficult schedule awaits the 2015 edition of the South Dakota State University volleyball team.


Twins Split Twinbill

Trevor May allowed two hits over seven innings to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 2-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday and a split of their day-night doubleheader.


Royals Regain Lead Share

Jason Vargas tossed six sharp innings, the Kansas City offense finally woke up against AL Cy Young winner Corey Kluber and the Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 4-2 on Wednesday night.


Jacks Win Summit Honors

On the strength of top-three regular season finishes in 16 of 18 sports, South Dakota State University claimed its third consecutive Summit League Commissioner's Cup.


SDSU Coach Leaving

South Dakota State head equestrian coach Megan Rossiter announced her resignation to pursue other professional opportunities.


Zimmer Stood By Peterson

Adrian Peterson's return to the Minnesota Vikings comes as no surprise to coach Mike Zimmer.

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