Gophers' Win Streak Rewarded With No. 25 RankingThanks to a four-game win streak, the Gopher football team cracked the national rankings, as Minnesota is now slated No. 25 in the Coaches Poll. The last time the Gophers rattled off four-straight Big Ten victories was 1973, and after Saturday's 24-10 victory over Penn State, the program has finally caught the attention of the national landscape.
Beyond Bounds: Who Wins When St. Thomas' 2 Star WRs Go 1-On-1?The similarities between shifty St. Thomas wideouts – and close friends – senior Dan Noehring and junior Dan Ferrazzo are numerous. The Dan duo were both: -Captains of their high school football teams (Noehring hails from Lakeville South, and Ferrazzo's a Mahtomedi product).
Best Mpls. Trick-Or-Treat Neighborhoods RankedMinneapolis is ranked No. 11, nationally, for Halloween trick or treating. Real Estate website Zillow.com charted the top 20 and also has detailed the top five neighborhoods in Minneapolis.
Mankato's New Coach Has Team Ranked No. 2 NationallyThe No. 2-ranked Minnesota State Mankato football team travels to No. 7-ranked Minnesota Duluth in a show down this Saturday. The head coach is Aaron Keen, who was named when Tood Hoffner was dismissed prior last season for a case that is ongoing regarding pictures on his cell phone. Keen stepped in, delivered his message, and his Mavericks are responding. The squad is currently 2-0.
Beyond Bounds: UST's Ace Also Hits, Eyes The MLB DraftWhat Dylan Thomas has – a right arm that throws 93 mph with more than enough control to be named the 2012 MIAC's Pitcher of the Year.
Beyond Bounds: Athletic, Artistic, Academic & Winning The Game Of LifeI can't believe Lindsey Hjelm's success with what can only be explained as a successfully split personality. Gustavus' all-time leader in penalty minutes is known the "Penalty Queen" around campus.
Beyond Bounds: MN's Most Dangerous Girl On Skates -- Nicole SchammelMinnesota's most dangerous girl on skates is taking out the trash. Literally and figuratively.
Beyond Bounds: 9 Things To Know About Division-I Prospect JP MacuraWhat can you get by playing, on average, about 1 minute per game for your high school basketball team as a sophomore? A Division I scholarship, apparently.
Minneapolis Ranked 9th Of The Most Walkable U.S. CitiesWe know that the Twin Cities metro is one of the best areas in the country to ride a bike, but how do our cities fare for people who walk around town?