Fmr. Gopher Women's Basketball Coach Finds Home At MacalesterIt might be on a different campus, on a different level, but it's still a basketball court in Minnesota. And Kelly Roysland is in her element.
Auditor Review: No Right Or Wrong In Hoffner CaseA legislative auditor's report made no determination of right or wrong in the firing of Minnesota State, Mankato, football coach Todd Hoffner.
Accused Coach Arrested For Violating No Contact OrderA former tennis coach accused of having a sexual relationship with a student was arrested for violating a no contact order. Records show that St. Paul police arrested 27-year-old Daniel Hubbard-Wilson. He was accused earlier this month of having a sexual relationship with a teenage student. Official charges, however, have yet to come down.
Expert Sounds Off On Rash Of Sex Assaults By Authority FiguresSexual assault charges against a high school tennis coach are the latest in a long line of cases were coaches have been accused of having sex with young teens. Charges were filed Monday against Daniel Hubbard-Wilson, a coach at the all-girls Visitation School in Mendota Heights, Minnesota.
New Outlet Mall Opens In Eagan Near MOAThere's a new place to shop in the Twin Cities. Thursday the city of Eagan is celebrating the grand opening of Twin Cities Premium Outlets. Nothing says happiness like a new outlet mall.
SD High School Coach From MN Publicly Announces He's Gay A volleyball and baseball coach at St. Mary High School in Dell Rapids who has publicly announced he's gay says he feels elated, though he worries it might affect his employment at the private Catholic school.
Pet Blog: Spotlight On Mike Binkley’s Dog ‘Coach’The first thing you may notice about Mike Binkley, besides the journalist gravitas that constantly radiates from him, is his striking blue eyes. The same can be said for Coach, his 5 ½-year-old dog. "Because of his blue eyes, people often react to him as if he's an exotic breed," Binkley said, "but he's a good old American mutt."
AP Source: Joerger Won't Coach Wolves, Staying In Memphis A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Dave Joerger has decided to stay in Memphis with the Grizzlies and not go to Minnesota to coach the Timberwolves.
Don Meyer, Among Coaches With Most Wins, Has DiedDon Meyer, one of the winningest coaches in college basketball who came back from a near-fatal car accident and liver cancer before closing out his career, died Sunday in South Dakota. He was 69.
Audit Of Coach Hoffner Firing Sought Top officials at Minnesota State, Mankato are asking state auditors to review the dismissal of head football coach Todd Hoffner. The coach has returned to the university after he was reinstated by an arbitrator who said he was improperly fired.
Hoffner: 'I Didn't Take (The Team's) Actions Personally'Reinstated head coach Todd Hoffner said he didn't take offense to his less-than-welcoming return to the Minnesota State Mankato football team.
Students, Staff Grieving After Sudden Death Of Rugby CoachStudents and staff at a Minnetonka school are grieving after the sudden death of a 21-year-old volunteer rugby coach, Kody Henslee. Henslee collapsed during practice Tuesday night at the Minnetonka High School gym.
Marlene Stollings Named New Gopher Women's Basketball CoachUniversity of Minnesota Athletic Director Norwood Teague announced Monday that Marlene Stollings has been named the Gophers' new women's basketball coach. Stollings comes to Minnesota from Virginia Commonwealth and replaces Pam Borton, who was let go on March 28 after the Gophers lost to South Dakota State in the third round of the WNIT.
Timberwolves Coach Rick Adelman To Miss Game The Timberwolves say coach Rick Adelman will miss Monday night's game against Houston due to personal reasons. While Adelman is away from the team, forward Kevin Love says he will be back in the lineup after missing one game with a bruised left quadriceps.
Sikma Ready To See Seattle Bring Home 2nd ChampionshipIt was 1979. Music was funky, Jack Sikma's hair was shaggy, and the Seattle SuperSonics were NBA champions. Thirty-four years later, the city's only "big four" professional sports championship still belongs to a team that no longer exists.