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This Nonprofit Is Trying To Fix The Adult Problem In Youth Sports

If you have a child in youth sports, there are few things more satisfying and exciting than watching them play. And there are few things more disheartening than watching an adult get out of control.

05/07/2014

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2-14-14 Girls Hockey Mystery On The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee

Ray Detlof of the High School Girls Hockey Coaches Association talks with Dave.

02/14/2014

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2-11-14 Bob McDonald Day On The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee

The Governor has proclaimed today to be “BOB McDONALD DAY IN MINNESOTA.” Dave Lee caught up with Coach this morning.

02/11/2014

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Big Ten Trophy Games Could Impact Coaching Staffs

The Michigan State-Ohio State matchup in the Big Ten championship game already is set, and the Buckeyes are two-touchdown favorites against rival Michigan on Saturday. The real drama in the Big Ten this week might be in the three trophy games — Iowa at Nebraska, Northwestern at Illinois and Purdue at Indiana.

11/26/2013

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Big Ten Coaches: Vent At Your Own Risk

Big Ten football coaches say there aren’t very many places where they can unload frustrations about fans, reporters or anyone else without paying a price. On Tuesday’s weekly call with reporters, Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz said that about the only person a coach can vent to in confidence is his wife. And he joked that that isn’t a sure thing.

09/17/2013

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College Basketball’s Future Coaches Meet At Villa 7

In a ballroom in a downtown Minneapolis hotel sit the brightest young minds in college basketball. It’s an exclusive event. You can’t buy or even win your way in – you have to be invited to Villa 7. Mike Ellis is the Gophers associate athletic director and founder of Villa 7

05/11/2013

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MN Senate Talks Tubby Smith Firing, $263M Boost To MnSCU

The Minnesota Senate approved a major funding increase for the University of Minnesota and MnSCU systems on Wednesday.

04/17/2013

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Minn. Football Coaches Gather To Strengthen Craft

The annual Minnesota Football Coaches Association convention brings both the Gopher coaches and the high school coaches to one setting where they talk football, and remember why they coach the game they love.

04/12/2013

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Bill Could Protect Coaching Jobs From Parental Complaints

The state hockey tournament means a little father-son bonding time between Conor and Ryan Lund. As a parent and a coach, he’s already seen how heated things can heated on and off the ice.

03/08/2013

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Twins Counting On New Coaches To Help Turnaround

After their second straight last-place finish, the Minnesota Twins shook up their coaching staff.

02/05/2013

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Ousted Roseville Hockey Coach Sticks Up For Coaches Under Fire

Jeff Pauletti is defending himself against what he claims are lies, and at the same time, defending other coaches under fire by what he says are overzealous parents.

05/22/2012

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Frazier: Vikings Coaches Need Better Communication

Leslie Frazier has one person on his coaching staff dedicated to watching replays and a couple of others who help out to make sure that he is notified when a call on the field has the potential to be overturned.

11/28/2011

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Good Question: Do College Coaches Have Too Much Power?

On most college campuses: who’s got more power? The president or the head football coach? At Penn State the answer is fairly clear: it was the head coach. So do college coaches have too much power?

11/11/2011

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Minnesota Coaches Familiar With Miami Of Ohio

The Minnesota Golden Gophers got a huge emotional lift when Jerry Kill returned to practice five days after suffering a seizure on the sidelines in a loss to New Mexico State.

09/16/2011

Head coach Leslie Frazier of the Minnesota Vikings points on the field during play against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field on December 26, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Frazier Says Vikings Coaches Side With Owners

Minnesota head coach Leslie Frazier says Vikings coaches stand firmly behind their owners in the NFL labor dispute and were not consulted before the NFL Coaches Association filed a brief supporting the players.

06/03/2011

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