Mankato’s Todd Hoffner Bounces Back From A NightmareMinnesota State Mankato is undefeated, and the new coach is the old coach. Todd Hoffner was initially rejected by his team at spring practice. "I don't think anybody could understand completely everything that I went through, and how difficult and challenging for myself and my wife," Hoffner said.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Denied Playoff Berth After Winning FinaleThe pieces seemingly fell into place last Saturday as the St. Thomas football team put itself into position for an at-large NCAA berth. But instead of deciding its own fate, the Tommies had to leave it in the hands of a third party.
Tommies Blog: NCAA Hopes Dwindle After Loss At BethelThe Tommies lost at Bethel 28-21 Saturday to drop to 4-2 on the season, but more importantly 2-2 in the MIAC. The win for the Royals also gives them the inside track at a league title and the MIAC’s automatic bid to the NCAA Playoffs.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Dominates Aurora In NCAA 1st RoundIt might be difficult to tell when a team which only has one loss on the season is peaking, but St. Thomas might be doing just that right now. The nation’s No. 1-ranked team in Division III dominated in its NCAA first round game against Aurora University (Illinois) in a 91-62 victory last Saturday night.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas, Mount Union Meet For National TitleSt. Thomas (14-0) and Mount Union (14-0) face off for the Division III national championship Friday night in Salem, Va. It's Mount Union's seventh straight title game appearance and the first for the Tommies.
Tommies Blog: Big Plays Get St. Thomas To Title GameSt. Thomas got big plays early in a 28-14 win over UW-Oshkosh Saturday to advance to the Division III national championship game this Friday in Salem, Va.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Advances To QuarterfinalsIt certainly wasn’t easy, but the St. Thomas football team showed no signs of panic after getting down early in a 24-17 win over Elmhurst (Ill.) in the second round of the NCAA playoffs.
Tommies Blog: Elmhurst Visits St. Paul For Second RoundIt’s just another week for the St. Thomas football team, but there are not a lot of teams left that can say that.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Hosts St. Norbert In PlayoffsThe St. Thomas football team got a taste of what it takes to be a national champion after losing to UW-Whitewater 20-0 last year in the NCAA Semifinals.
Tommies Blog: Tobin, Waldvogel Lead St. Thomas Past MonmouthThe St. Thomas football team recovered from three first-half turnovers to score 28 points in the second half and beat Monmouth College (Ill.) 38-10 on Saturday at O’Shaughnessy Stadium in St. Paul.
Minn. Duluth Beats CSU-Pueblo 24-21 In PlayoffsBrian Lucas scored on a 1-yard touchdown run midway through the fourth quarter, and Minnesota-Duluth rallied past previously unbeaten CSU-Pueblo 24-21 on Saturday in a second-round NCAA Division II playoff game.
Tommies Blog: Monmouth To Give St. Thomas Defensive Test In PlayoffsThe St. Thomas football team proved it can withstand virtually any element after its 48-2 win in the NCAA Playoffs on Saturday over previously unbeaten St. Scholastica.