NBNA Award Submission: Sports – St. Thomas Play-By-Play
The American Football Coaches’ Association has named St. Thomas of Minnesota coach Glenn Caruso Division III National Coach of the Year.
From an octogenarian who’s tallied a hole-in-one more often than Tiger Woods, to a college football star who speaks Latin – yes, Latin – I’ve relished getting to know some of Minnesota’s most intriguing sports stories in 2012.
Mount Union is back on top of Division III football.
The No. 3-ranked Tommies handily defeated No. 7-ranked Hobart 47-7 in the NCAA Quarterfinals on Saturday in St. Paul, and an emotional Glenn Caruso talked about getting to keep his football family together for at least another week.
Northern Sun conference champion Minnesota State has the weekend off. The Mavericks have extra time to rest before they host their first playoff game.
Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar is playing it safe at the St. Thomas/St. John’s football game in Collegeville.
Nick and Mike Hutton are both having outstanding track seasons at a pair of Twin Cities colleges. The middle distance runners are both enjoying their success and supporting each other as only brothers can do.
It would be an understatement to say that John Tauer landed his dream job when offered the men’s basketball coaching job at the University of St. Thomas on April 20.
St. Thomas has named John Tauer head men’s basketball coach after he served as interim coach last season.
The season for buying and selling homes in the Twin Cities is off to a strong start, but is it good enough to turn the housing market around?
The St. Thomas men’s and women’s basketball teams have automatic bids to the NCAA Division III tournament by virtue of their MIAC championship.
The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater football team won its 44th straight game, earning a spot in the NCAA Division III championship game by defeating St. Thomas (Minn.) 20-0 on Saturday.
When Glenn Caruso took over as the head coach at St. Thomas four years ago, he believed he could turn around a perennially mediocre football program.
Colin Tobin ran for 159 yards and two touchdowns on Saturday and St. Thomas beat St. John Fisher 45-10 in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III playoffs.