College Sports

  • Bulldogs Drop First Season Opener Since 1999

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    Mankato, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- The No. 3 University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD) football team lost its season opener (the first time doing so since 1999) to No. 1 Minnesota State University-Mankato (MSU), despite a strong first half.

  • Against No. 1 Mavericks, Little Things Matter

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The No. 3 University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football team will open the 2015 season on Thursday night against No. 1 MSU-Mankato, and the Bulldogs know that, in a game like this, the devil will be in the details.

  • Saints Going with Paulson as Starting QB

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Junior Dakota Paulson will be the starting quarterback for the St. Scholastica football team as it opens the 2015 season on Saturday afternoon, head coach Kurt Ramler confirmed to NNCNOW.com on Wednesday afternoon.

  • 'Dogs are No. 4 in USTFCCCA Coaches' Poll

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's cross country team is ranked fourth in the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association (USTFCCCA) preseason coaches' poll, which was released on Wednesday afternoon.

  • Saints Men Win Program's Inaugural Event

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The St. Scholastica men's golf team won its inaugural event on Tuesday afternoon, taking home the team title in the 2015 Saints Triangular while the women finished one stroke off the pace to finish as runners-up.

  • Okerstrom, Wildcats Spoil 'Jackets Opener

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Hannah Okerstrom scored two goals and added an assist on Tuesday afternoon to lead the St. Catherine women's soccer team to a 7-0 win over UW-Superior at the Yellowjacket Soccer Complex.

  • UMD's Eyes on the Big Prize in 2015 Season

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) volleyball team enjoyed perhaps its most successful season ever in 2014, going (33-2), but the Bulldogs missed out on the team's ultimate goal --- the NCAA Division II championship.

  • Ex-Yellowjacket Linzmeier Has Jersey in HOF

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Former UW-Superior women's basketball standout Sally Linzmeier is one of more than 100 high school and college players to have her jersey handing this year in the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in Knoxville, Tenn., the school announced on Monday.

  • For UMD, It's Not 'Make or Break' in Mankato

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The No. 3 University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football team understands the importance of Thursday night's season opener against No. 1 MSU-Mankato, but the Bulldogs say they aren't treating it like a playoff game.

  • Early in Year, Saints Will Rely on Secondary

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The St. Scholastica football team will open the 2015 season on Saturday, and head coach Kurt Ramler says his team will be relying on five returning starters in the defensive secondary to set the tone for the new year.