When John Johnston started coaching boys golf at Olivia High School, Lyndon B. Johnson was President. After 50 years, he just retired this week as the head coach of BOLD High School. “Not in any stretch of my imagination did I think I’d be doing this for that long,” Johnston said.
The Minnesota Vikings’ organized team activities continue this week and among the visitors was a welcome addition to the camp — former Vikings defensive end Kenechi Udeze.
Gary Wilson has been coaching track and cross country since he got out of college. Last week, at age 66, he decided to hang up the stop watch and retired from the University of Minnesota.
Five-thousand people packed into Eden Prairie’s Grace Church Saturday morning to hear Tony Dungy speak – part of a program called “Rise with the Guys.” Dungy flourished as an NFL coach, and he’s still flourishing.
New University of Minnesota men’s basketball coach Rich Pitino is here.
But what does it mean to the local basketball community?
Highly sought VCU head men’s basketball coach Shaka Smart is staying put, according to a national source.
When Minnesota and UCLA meet Friday in the NCAA tournament, the winning coach just might put the loser out of his job.
If St. Thomas basketball’s assistant coach Mike Keating were to snag a nasty little paper cut while dishing out scouting reports, I’m certain his blood would not be a maroon hue.
Sources tell WCCO’s Mike Max that the No. 1 reason Percy Harvin left the team this season was not his injury, but it was motivated by a blowup he had with Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier.
After their second straight last-place finish, the Minnesota Twins shook up their coaching staff.
Todd Hoffner is fighting to get his job back as head football coach at Minnesota State University-Mankato.
Mark Rosen got a chance to sit down and talk football with Vikings’ Hall Of Fame coach, Bud Grant.
The University of Minnesota has signed Jerry Kill to a seven-year contract to coach the Golden Gophers football team.