College Sports

  • Yellowjackets Swept by Pointers

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) -- The University of Wisconsin-Superior (UWS) baseball team was swept by University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (UWSP) at Ted Whereatt Field.

  • Saints Win UMAC, Return to NCAA Play

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) The St. Scholastica (CSS) softball team won three straight games to win its second straight Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) title, and a bid to the NCAA tournament.

  • Saints Softball Splits Games in UMAC Tourney

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The St. Scholastica softball team won one and lost one on Friday afternoon at the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) tournament, meaning the team will need three wins Saturday to capture the conference title.

  • UMD's Schmoll, Smith Up for NFCA Award

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Minnesota Duluth outfielder Hannah Schmoll and infielder Becky Smith are among 10 finalists for the inaugural National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division II freshman of the year award, it was announced on Friday.

  • Wisconsin's Gordon Taken at No. 15 by SD

    Madison, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon III was taken on Thursday night with the No. 15 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft by the San Diego Chargers, making him the second running back to come off the board.

  • UMD Softball Loses, Banford's Tenure Ends

    Sioux Falls, SD (NNCNOW.com) --- The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) softball team was eliminated from the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) tournament on Thursday afternoon, and that ended Jen Banford's 10-year tenure as the program's head coach.

  • UMD's Crowell on USA U18 Coaching Staff

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey coach Maura Crowell will be an assistant coach for the United States Under-18 team for the 2015-16 season, it was announced on Thursday afternoon.

  • Ex-Bulldog Faulk Will be US Alternate Captain

    Colorado Springs, CO (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) defenseman Justin Faulk has been named an alternate captain of the United States team ahead of the 2015 IIHF World Championships.

  • Northland to Add Lacrosse, Build Stadium

    Ashland, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Northland College will be adding men's and women's lacrosse starting in the spring of 2016, and the school will also be building a new multi-million dollar stadium to house the lacrosse and soccer programs.

  • Saints' Logergren Handles Double Duty

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- St. Scholastica's Nikki Logergren is in a unique role athletically; as a two-sport student athlete, she finds herself hanging up her hockey skates...then immediately lacing up her softball cleats.