Daily Guide To The State Fair: Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016Today, the third day of the fair, is 4-H Day at the Minnesota State Fair. Visit the barns and animal competition areas to celebrate 4-H, and check out all the displays and performances as well.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Friday, Aug. 26, 2016The second day of the Minnesota State Fair is Governor's Fire Prevention Day. You can catch fire safety and life-saving activities throughout the fairgrounds.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016Today, the first day of the fair, is Thrifty Thursday at the Minnesota State Fair. Admission prices are reduced all day, and many merchandise and food vendors offer special Thrifty Thursday bargains for all fair guests.
Timberwolves Get 19 National TV Games For 2016-17 SeasonThe NBA schedule was releases on Thursday, and the Minnesota Timberwolves will have 19 appearances on national television.
Gopher Men's Hockey Announces 2015-16 Big Ten ScheduleThe University of Minnesota men's hockey team announced its 20-game Big Ten Conference schedule for the 2015-16 season on Wednesday. The Gophers, who have won two straight Big Ten regular season titles, open the league slate by hosting Ohio State Dec. 4-5 at Mariucci Arena.
Gophers Basketball Sets 2014-15 ScheduleThe University of Minnesota men's basketball program announced its 2014-15 schedule late last week as Richard Pitino enters his second year with the program. The Gophers, coming off an NIT title, will have 17 home gamed during the regular season.
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Vikings Get Thursday Game At Green Bay The Minnesota Vikings have only one scheduled prime-time game this season, a Thursday matchup at rival Green Bay Oct. 2.
B10 Won't Penalize Schools That Schedule FCS Teams If all goes according to plan, the possibility of an FCS wins over one of the big boys of college football won't exist much longer in the Big Ten. The College Football Playoff is coming next season, and strength of schedule is part of the criteria the selection committee will use to determine the four teams. Playing FCS opponents wouldn't help the cause.
Gophers' First Big Ten Game: The Nat'l Runner-UpNew coach Rich Pitino and his Gophers will open the Big Ten Conference season with none other than the national runner-up Michigan Wolverines. The University of Minnesota men's basketball team's 2014 conference schedule was released Wednesday, and it includes a home opener against Michigan on Jan. 2 before playing Purdue on Jan. 5 at Williams Arena.
Wolves Open At Home For 13th Straight YearThe Minnesota Timberwolves will open the regular season at home for the 13th straight year. But they will not play San Antonio in Minnesota next season. The Wolves announced their schedule on Tuesday.
Gophers Men's Basketball Releases 2013 Non-Conference ScheduleNine of the Gopher men's basketball team's 13 non-conference games for the 2013-14 season will be played within the friendly confines of Williams Arena. Game times and TV rights will be released by the Big Ten Conference at a later date.