College Sports

  • UWS' Hendrickson Wins UMAC Softball Honor

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- UW-Superior junior Sarah Hendrickson has been named the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) softball pitcher of the week, it was announced on Tuesday afternoon.

  • After Late Surge, UMD Streaking into NCAAs

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team won seven of its last eight games to earn an at-large bid to the NCAA Division I tournament, and now they're hoping that late-season surge will help moving forward.

  • UMD to Start Spring Football Drills Next Week

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football team will start its spring drills on March 28 ahead of the program's 42nd annual Maroon-White spring game on April 22, the school announced on Monday night.

  • Gophers' Fasching Signs ELC with Buffalo

    Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Minnesota junior forward Hudson Fasching has signed an entry-level contract with the Buffalo Sabres, the team announced on Monday evening.

  • Former UMD Captain Hickel on Team USA

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey forward has been named to the United States roster ahead of the 2016 IIHF World Championships, it was announced over the weekend.

  • Gophers Win Back-to-Back NCAA Titles

    Durham, NH (NNCNOW.com) -- The University of Minnesota (UM) women's hockey team denied Boston College (BC) a perfect season, winning back-to-back NCAA titles.

  • Bulldogs Draw Defending NCAA Champs in Tourney

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Though it fell short of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) championship title, the University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team's postseason is not yet over.

  • Bulldogs: Conference Runner-Up, NCAA Contestant

    Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- The University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team. although defeated by St. Cloud State University (SCSU) in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) championship, will compete in the NCAA tournament.

  • Potomak's OT Goal Lifts Gophers to Title Game

    Durham, NH (NNCNOW.com) --- Sarah Potomak scored 15:00 into overtime on Friday night to lift the Minnesota women's hockey team to a 3-2 win over Wisconsin in the NCAA Division I Frozen Four semifinals, meaning the Gophers will play in a fifth straight national title game.

  • Illikainen, Badgers Win NCAA Tourney Opener

    St. Louis, MO (NNCNOW.com) --- Ethan Happ scored 15 points on Friday night to lead the Wisconsin men's basketball team to a 47-43 win over Pittsburgh in the opening round of the NCAA Division I tournament.