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NCAAB

Wisconsin heads to Final Four with different feeling

Wisconsin heads to Final Four with different feelingThe Badgers were just happy to reach the Final Four last year. This time they want more.
  • NCAAB
  • 15 hours ago
NCAAB

Survived: No. 1 Kentucky holds off Notre Dame 68-66

Survived: No. 1 Kentucky holds off Notre Dame 68-66Kentucky stays unbeaten, survives scare and beats Notre Dame 68-66 in NCAA tournament
  • NCAAB
  • 10 hours, 40 minutes ago
Sports

Inaugural poker tournament comes to Running Aces

Inaugural poker tournament comes to Running AcesCheck Shove Poker is holding their inaugural event this week at Running Aces Harness Park in Columbus, Minn.
  • Sports
  • 6 hours, 34 minutes ago
NCAAB

Michigan State edges Louisville in OT for Final Four berth

Michigan State edges Louisville in OT for Final Four berthThe Spartans knocked off Louisville, 76-70, in overtime to reach the Final Four for the first time since 2010.
  • NCAAB
  • 7 hours, 30 minutes ago
Twins

Mauer hits 1st spring homer, Twins beat Phillies

Mauer hits 1st spring homer, Twins beat PhilliesJoe Mauer hit his first home run of the spring and the Minnesota Twins beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 Saturday.
  • Twins
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Sports

RIT beats Minnesota State-Mankato 2-1 in Midwest Regionals

RIT beats Minnesota State-Mankato 2-1 in Midwest RegionalsRIT beats Minnesota State-Mankato 2-1 in Midwest Regionals
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Soccer

MLS Commissioner Don Garber talks United expansion

MLS Commissioner Don Garber talks United expansionThe United will be a member of Major League soccer in 2018.
  • Soccer
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
MLB

MLB 2015: Key dates for the upcoming season

MLB 2015: Key dates for the upcoming seasonBASEBALL 2015: Wrigley opener, Cincy All-Star game among key dates for upcoming season
  • MLB
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Sports

Vanek, Koivu, Parise score in third, Wild beat Flames 4-2

Vanek, Koivu, Parise score in third, Wild beat Flames 4-2Thomas Vanek and Mikko Koivu scored early in a three-goal third period and the Minnesota Wild pulled away to beat the Calgary Flames 4-2 on Friday night.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Sports

Harden scores 33 as Rockets beat Wolves, clinch playoff spot

Harden scores 33 as Rockets beat Wolves, clinch playoff spotJames Harden had 33 points and eight assists as the Houston Rockets clinched a playoff spot with a 120-110 victory over the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Sports

Minnesota-Duluth beats Minnesota 4-1 in NCAA play

Minnesota-Duluth beats Minnesota 4-1 in NCAA playWillie Raskob had a goal and an assist in a three-goal flurry in the first period and Minnesota-Duluth beat Minnesota 4-1 on Friday night in the first round of the Northeast Regional of the NCAA hockey tournament.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Sports

St. Olaf cancels baseball season after hazing investigation

St. Olaf cancels baseball season after hazing investigationSt. Olaf College is canceling the rest of its baseball season after a hazing investigation.
  • Sports
  • 2 days ago
Sports

Vikings add $19.5 million to stadium total

Vikings add $19.5 million to stadium totalThe Minnesota Vikings and the Wilf family contributed an additional $19.5 million to the team's new stadium Friday, which will help pay for a number of luxury and aesthetic features to the project.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Local

Daktronics to build 18 LED displays for new Vikings stadium

Daktronics to build 18 LED displays for new Vikings stadiumSouth Dakota-based Daktronics has been chosen to design and build 18 high-definition video displays for the new Minnesota Vikings stadium.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Vikings

Vikings sign 6-9, 351-pound Polish tackle

Vikings sign 6-9, 351-pound Polish tackleThe Minnesota Vikings have signed Polish tackle Babatunde "Babs" Aiyegbusi.
  • Vikings
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
NCAAB

Wisconsin survives North Carolina to reach Elite Eight

Wisconsin survives North Carolina to reach Elite EightNorth Carolina was hanging in until it had an empty offensive trip in the final minute.
  • NCAAB
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
High School Sports

Going for the three-peat in Mounds View

Going for the three-peat in Mounds ViewGoing for the three-peat in Mounds View
  • High School Sports
  • 3 days ago
NCAAB

As Final Four nears, NCAA opposes Indiana religious freedom law

As Final Four nears, NCAA opposes Indiana religious freedom lawThe Final Four is being held in a state that legalized refusal of service to same-sex couples.
  • NCAAB
  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
Sports

Dean Smith's trust sends $200 checks to his UNC lettermen

Dean Smith's trust sends $200 checks to his UNC lettermenDean Smith is still giving to his North Carolina players - even after his death.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
NCAAB

Hot-shooting Notre Dame drubs Wichita State to reach Elite Eight

Hot-shooting Notre Dame drubs Wichita State to reach Elite EightDemetrius Jackson had 20 points and Pat Connaughton had 16 points and 10 rebounds.
  • NCAAB
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Sports

Lovin' the Loon: Why MN United's logo is turning heads

Lovin' the Loon: Why MN United's logo is turning headsAs word of Major League Soccer expansion grew louder in Minnesota, soccer faithful from across the country started taking notice.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Timberwolves

Clarkson shines in OT to lead Lakers over Wolves, 101-99

Clarkson shines in OT to lead Lakers over Wolves, 101-99Jordan Clarkson hit two free throws with 0.3 seconds left in overtime to send the Los Angeles Lakers over the Minnesota Timberwolves, 101-99 on Wednesday night.
  • Timberwolves
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Sports

Minneapolis awarded MLS expansion franchise

Minneapolis awarded MLS expansion franchiseMajor League Soccer has awarded an expansion franchise to Minneapolis with play to begin in 2018.
  • Sports
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Soccer

One-on-one interview with Dr. Bill McGuire, owner of the United

One-on-one interview with Dr. Bill McGuire, owner of the UnitedKARE 11's Dave Schwartz sat down with Dr. Bill McGuire, owner of the United for an exclusive interview.
  • Soccer
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Sports

Judge lets ex-NHL player lawsuit over concussions continue

Judge lets ex-NHL player lawsuit over concussions continueThe NHL's motion to dismiss a class-action lawsuit brought by former players over concussion-related injuries has been largely rejected by a federal judge, allowing the claims to move forward.
  • Sports
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
KARE 11 Investigates

Study: Many hockey helmets rate poorly in reducing risk of concussions

Study: Many hockey helmets rate poorly in reducing risk of concussionsA new scientific study is suggesting that many hockey helmets, used in all levels of the game, may be unsafe. The study comes from Virginia Tech and the same scientists who rated the safety of football helmets. Some of the results were published Sunday by ESPN.
  • KARE 11 Investigates
  • 1 hour, 53 minutes ago
Sports

Boston U. beats Minnesota-Duluth in Northeast Regional

Boston U. beats Minnesota-Duluth in Northeast RegionalBoston U. beats Minnesota-Duluth in Northeast Regional
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago