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Even with time off for Thanksgiving, UMD wishes it was different Video included

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football team, like most others in the world, took some time off Thursday to enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday. If the Bulldogs had their way, though, it would've been a working holiday.

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After being away, Grand Rapids' Peterson will be home for the holidays Video included

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Grand Rapids, Minn. native Avery Peterson didn't have much chance to be home while playing college hockey for Nebraska-Omaha, especially at Thanksgiving. 

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After nearly four decades, UMD's Haagenson set to enter Hall of Fame Video included

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When Dale "Hoagie" Haagenson first started volunteering at the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD), it was for a very simple reason. "I just like hockey," he said, smiling. "I'm a big hockey fan."

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Grow's 16 points leads UMD to big win in 2017-18 home opener Video included

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Sarah Grow scored a team-high 16 points on Wednesday night, leading the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's basketball team to an 89-51 win over Lake Superior State at Romano Gymnasium.

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While away for the holidays, UMD women hope to bring home hardware Video included

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey team won't get to spend this Thanksgiving holiday with their traditional families, but the players and coaches are doing the next best thing. They're spending it together.

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UMD men will get Anderson, Swaney back this weekend against MSU-Mankato Video included

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After playing the past six games without them, the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team will have forwards Joey Anderson and Nick Swaney back in the lineup this weekend. 

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Minnesota's Fleck signs one-year extension, will be with team through 2022 season

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The University of Minnesota and coach P.J. Fleck have agreed to a one-year contract extension through the 2022 season. Fleck signed a five-year, $18 million contract in January. 

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Murphy posts fifth straight double double, Minnesota routs Alabama A&M

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Jordan Murphy had his fifth straight double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds as No. 14 Minnesota defeated Alabama A&M 100-57 on Tuesday night.

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Barnum's Newman scores team-high 15, St. Scholastica men drop third straight Video included

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Barnum, Minn. native Brandon Newman scored a team-high 15 points on Tuesday night, but the St. Scholastica men's basketball team lost 80-56 to St. Thomas in the team's 2017-18 home opener.

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Nielson, Potter among four inductees to UMD Athletic Hall of Fame

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National champions Bob Nielson and Jenny Potter are among four people selected as the Class of 2018 for the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) Athletic Hall of Fame, it was announced on Tuesday afternoon.

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UMD women add exhibition game against Korean National Team Video included

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey team has added an exhibition game against the Korean National Team, it was announced on Tuesday afternoon.

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After missing NCAAs, disappointed 'Dogs back to work ahead of bowl game Video included

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The disappointment is still there, but Tuesday marked the first time the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football team tried to collectively put the past in the past.

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Holliday's buzzer-beating layup lifts No. 23 UCLA over Wisconsin

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Aaron Holiday got a scooping layup to drop just before the final buzzer Tuesday night, giving No. 23 UCLA a 72-70 victory over Wisconsin in the third-place game of the Hall of Fame Classic.

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UMD earns at-large NCAA bid, will take on Northern State in opening round Video included

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) volleyball team has earned an at-large bid to this year's NCAA Division II tournament, it was announced during the selection show on Monday night.

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Hibbing native, UMD freshman Perunovich wins NCHC honors Video included

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Hibbing, Minn. native and University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey freshman Scott Perunovich has been named the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) defenseman of the week. 

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UMD down two spots to No. 16 in USCHO poll, will host MSU-Mankato this weekend Video included

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team moved down two spots to No. 16 in this week's United States College Hockey Online (USCHO) Division I poll, which was released on Monday morning. 

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Jordan Murphy leads Minnesota past Western Carolina

Jordan Murphy had 23 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 14 Minnesota cruised past Western Carolina 92-64 on Sunday.

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RedHawks hold off No. 14 UMD men, earns series split

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A late comeback looked like it might be in store for the No. 14 University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team when Parker Mackay made it a one-goal game late in the third period, but Miami University held on to win 3-2 on Saturday in Oxford, Ohio. 

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Yanko's pair of goals leads Bulldogs to series sweep of Mavericks

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Emma Yanko scored two goals on Saturday against MSU-Mankato to lead the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey team to a 3-2 win and series sweep at AMSOIL Arena.

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No. 6 UMD can't withstand late rally, falls to top-ranked CSP in NSIC semifinals

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The No. 6 University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) volleyball team took an early 2-0 lead, but top-ranked Concordia-St. Paul (CSP) erased the deficit to win 3-2 in the NSIC tournament semifinals at Gangelhoff Center in St. Paul, Minnesota on Saturday. 

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St. Scholastica's Hovland finishes 44th at NCAA III cross country championships

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St. Scholastica senior Casey Hovland competed in her third straight NCAA Division III cross country championships on Saturday and finished 44th in Elsah, Illinois. 

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No. 5 Wisconsin wins slugfest against No. 19 Michigan 24-10

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Alex Hornibrook's 24-yard touchdown pass to A.J. Taylor in third quarter broke open a defensive slugfest, Kendric Pryor scored on an end-around and No. 5 Wisconsin beat No. 19 Michigan 24-10 on Saturday to remain undefeated.

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Thorson, Jackson lead Northwestern to 39-0 rout Minnesota

Clayton Thorson had three touchdown passes, Justin Jackson added 166 yards rushing on 31 carries and Northwestern won its sixth straight with a 39-0 rout of Minnesota on Saturday.

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Ashland's Miller finishes 215th at NCAA cross country championships

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Ashland, Wis. native and University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) senior Bryce Miller finished 215th on Saturday at the NCAA Division I cross country championships in Elsah, Ill.

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UMD women 15th, men 25th at NCAA cross country championships

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's and women's cross country teams ran at the NCAA Division II championships Saturday morning, finishing 15th and 25th respectively.

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Racek's overtime winner lifts Northland men over UW-Superior

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Josh Racek scored a goal 4:03 into overtime on Friday night, lifting the Northland men's hockey team to a 3-2 win over UW-Superior at Wessman Arena. 

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Hermantown's Thomas scores twice, UMD nets NCHC win over Miami

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Hermantown, Minn. native Jared Thomas scored his first two goals of the season, helping the No. 14 University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team to a 3-1 win over Miami on Friday night. 

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Rogge extends scoring streak, lifts UMD women past MSU-Mankato

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Naomi Rogge scored early in the third period on Friday night, extending her point streak to six games and lifting the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey team to a 2-1 win over MSU-Mankato at AMSOIL Arena.

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With a flair for the dramatic, UMD volleyball continues in NSIC playoffs Video included

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The momentum had shifted heavily to Winona State, and the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) volleyball team was four points away from seeing its season potentially end without an invitation to the NCAA Division II tournament. 

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Ashland's Miller qualifies for NCAA Division I cross country championships

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Ashland, Wis. native and University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) senior Bryce Miller has qualified for the NCAA Division I cross country championships, which will be his first in his collegiate career. 

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St. Scholastica's Schommer, Dickinson picked for World Cup biathlon

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St. Scholastica nordic skiers Paul Schommer and Kelsey Dickinson have been selected to the United States biathlon team ahead of the first three IBU World Cup events in Europe, it was announced on Thursday. 

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Former Hermantown D Gotz makes verbal commitment to Miami

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Hermantown, Minn. native Eric Gotz has made a verbal commitment to play Division I hockey for Miami University, he announced on Thursday evening via Twitter.

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After historic start, St. Scholastica faces big test at No. 4 Adrian Video included

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The St. Scholastica women's hockey team has had an historic start to the 2017-18 season, but the biggest test so far is awaiting the Saints this weekend. 

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Superior's Thompson signs NLI, will join UMD softball in 2019

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Superior senior Erin Thompson signed her national letter of intent on Thursday afternoon, making official her verbal commitment from last week to the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) softball team.

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Olley, Kelly help UMD volleyball survive scare in NSIC quarterfinals Video included

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Allison Olley came up with two big blocks in the fifth set and Keena Seifert finished the match with an ace, helping the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) volleyball team to a dramatic 3-2 win over Winona State in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) quarterfinals. 

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After split weekend, UMD's Sandelin focused on team's response Video included

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team had a Jekyll and Hyde-type series this past weekend against Western Michigan, so now head coach Scott Sandelin is focused on the future.

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After weekend off, UMD women hoping to play with more urgency Video included

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey team was idle this past weekend, and head coach Maura Crowell says her group used the time off primarily for self-evaluation. 

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UMD men will get younger Anderson back, older brother and Swaney still out Video included

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Mikey Anderson will be back on the ice this weekend for the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team, but his older brother Joey Anderson and Nick Swaney will miss their third straight weekend.

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Esko's Olson leads St. Scholastica's eight all-UMAC performers

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Esko, Minn. native and St. Scholastica junior wide receiver Aaron Olson is one of eight Saints to be named to the all-Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) first team, which was announced on Wednesday.

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UMD captains Bassuener, Folkert highlight 19 all-NSIC selections

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University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football senior captains Zach Bassuener and Nolan Folkert are among 19 Bulldogs to receive all-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) North Division awards, which were announced on Wednesday.

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Back at NCAAs, UMD women hoping to continue top to bottom success Video included

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When senior captain Emi Trost was hurt early in the 2017 season, there were more questions than answers for the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's cross country teams. 

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Depth, teamwork the focus as UMD men run to NCAA championships Video included

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Sometimes you don't think about cross country as a team sport, but that's basically the only way it can be thought of for the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's team.

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Hermantown's Koepke among five who sign early NLIs for UMD men's hockey

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Hermantown, Minn. native Cole Koepke has signed a national letter of intent to play Division I hockey for the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD), the school announced on Tuesday.

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Senior leaders big part of Scholastica's hot start, games with No. 4 Adrian loom

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The St. Scholastica women's hockey team is off to the best start in program history, but this weekend will bring a chance for that team to really put itself on the college hockey map. That's a two-game road series against No. 4 Adrian, which was the NCAA Division III runner-up last season.

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After weekend split, UMD men down to No. 14 in USCHO poll

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team moved down two spots to No. 14 in this week's United States College Hockey Online (USCHO) Division I poll, which was released on Monday morning. 

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UMD stays put in AVCA poll, will start NSIC tournament on Wednesday Video included

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) volleyball team stayed put at No. 6 in this week's American Volleyball Coaches' Association (AVCA) Division II poll, which was released on Monday afternoon.

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After missing NCAAs, UMD football inches back into AFCA poll

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football team has moved back into the American Football Coaches' Association (AFCA) Division II poll, which was released on Monday afternoon.

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UMD football misses out on NCAA II playoffs, to play in Mineral Water Bowl

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For the second time in the past three seasons, the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football team will miss out on playing in the NCAA Division II Playoffs, it was announced on Sunday. 

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Iverson scores 17, Badgers overpower Yale in easy win

Khalil Iverson, held scoreless in Wisconsin's season debut two days earlier, led the Badgers with 17 points Sunday as they cruised to an 89-61 win over Yale.

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No. 18 Broncos edge No. 12 Bulldogs in chippy battle, take series finale 5-0 Video included

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13 penalties, including two majors, were assessed on Saturday night, and the No. 18 Western Michigan men's hockey team made the most of the opportunities by defeating No. 12 University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) 5-0 in the series finale at AMSOIL Arena. 

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Defense carries No. 6 Wisconsin past No. 25 Iowa 38-14

Receiver Kendric Pryor scored twice, and No. 6 Wisconsin relied on stifling defense to overcome four turnovers and Iowa cornerback Josh Jackson's two touchdowns in a 38-14 win Saturday over the Hawkeyes.

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Larson, UMD football steamroll Mary to close out regular season

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Quarterback John Larson passed for 235 yards and totaled five touchdowns to lift the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football team to a 62-27 win over the University of Mary to close out the regular season on Saturday at the Bismarck Bowl in Bismarck, North Dakota.  

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Croft, Minnesota run over Nebraska 54-21

Quarterback Demry Croft ran for 183 yards and three touchdowns, Rodney Smith added 134 yards rushing and a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown, and Minnesota ran over Nebraska 54-21 on Saturday.

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Hovland qualifies for NCAAs, leads Saints XC in Central Regional

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Casey Hovland turned in a third place finish in the Women's 6k on Saturday to qualify for the National Championships and lead the St. Scholastica women's cross country team to a 13th place finish at the NCAA Division III Central Region Cross Country Championships in Northfield, Minn. 

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Yellowjackets fall one goal short to No. 6 St. Thomas in first-ever NCAAs

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The University of Wisconsin Superior (UWS) men's soccer team did something that no other team has against No. 6 St. Thomas all season: score three goals. It turned out, though, that the Yellowjackets needed one more in a 4-3 loss to the Tommies in the NCAA Division III National Tournament on Saturday in St. Paul, Minn.  

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Saints offense stymied in national tournament loss to No. 15 UW-La Crosse

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After a one-year hiatus from the NCAA Division III Tournament, the St. Scholastica women's soccer team returned to the national tournament to face No. 15 University of Wisconsin-La Crosse on Saturday, which resulted in a 2-0 loss on at Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex in La Crosse, Wis.  

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Grand Rapids' Peterson returns from injury, carries No. 12 UMD men to 3-0 win Video included

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Grand Rapids, Minn. native Avery Peterson returned from a four-game injury absence to score two goals, lifting the No. 12 University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team to a 3-0 win in the series opener against No. 18 Western Michigan on Friday at AMSOIL Arena. 

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Jordan Murphy, No. 15 Minnesota overpower SC Upstate 92-77

Jordan Murphy scored a career-high 35 points and grabbed 15 rebounds, Reggie Lynch added 15 points and 10 rebounds and 15th-ranked Minnesota overpowered South Carolina Upstate in the season opener for a 92-77 victory on...

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Stegora stays hot, CSS women cruise past Northland College Video included

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Senior forward Emily Stegora continued her hot start to the season on Friday, scoring a goal and tallying two assists to lead the College of St. Scholastica (CSS) women's hockey team to a 4-0 win over Northland College at Mars Lakeview Arena.  

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Revamped Wisconsin opens with 85-50 win over SC State

Ethan Happ had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and Wisconsin opened a season of transition with an 85-50 win on Friday night over South Carolina State.

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