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Spurs Top Timberwolves to Start the Season
The Timberwolves lost 107-99 at San Antonio to start the season last night. Minnesota trailed by 4 at halftime and were out-rebounded 50-42. Minnesota shot 43 percent while Spurs shot 46 percent.
St. Cloud State Hockey Ranked #2/#3 Nationally
The St. Cloud State men's hockey is ranked #3 in this week's USCHO.com poll and #2 USA Today/USA Hockey poll. The Huskies are 3-0 and posting a pair of wins against Alaska-Fairbanks last weekend.
St. Cloud State Football Falls at UMD 34-21
The St. Cloud State football team lost 34-21 at Minnesota-Duluth last night. SCSU trailed 20-0 at halftime. Justin Czech threw for 207 yards and 2 touchdowns for the Huskies.
Twins Outscore Blue Jays 13-7; Play Yankees Tonight
The Twins overcame a 5-0 deficit to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 13-7 Sunday to split the 4 game series at 2 games apiece. Minnesota fell behind 5-0 in the 2nd inning before Minnesota scored 7 runs in the 2nd and 6 more in the 5th.
Twins Edge White Sox 5-4 on Kepler Hit-by-Pitch
The Twins came from behind to beat the White Sox 5-4 Thursday at Target Field. Max Kepler was hit by pitch with the bases loaded in the 9th inning to plate the winning run. Eddie Rosario singled in the tying run prior to that in the 9th.
Vikings Extend Xavier Rhodes Contract
The Vikings have signed cornerback Xavier Rhodes to a 6-year contract extension worth an estimated $78 Million with $41 Million guaranteed. Rhodes was selected to the pro bowl in 2016, his first pro bowl selection.
Huskies Blank Rox 6-0
The St. Cloud Rox lost 6-0 at Joe Faber Field to the Duluth Huskies last night. Duluth broke the scoreless tie with 5 runs in the 8th inning and added 1 run in the 9th. St. Cloud managed 6 hits and Dan Scheemann getting 2 of them.
Rox Return to Action Tonight
The St. Cloud Rox return to action tonight after taking the last 3 days off for the Northwoods League All Star break. The Rox host Duluth tonight at 7:05, pregame on AM 1390 at 6:35.
St. Cloud Rox Open Their Season Tonight
The St. Cloud Rox start the 2017 season tonight in Waterloo when they play the Bucks at 6:35, pregame on AM 1390-Granite City Sports at 6:05.
Cathedral Boys Basketball in State Quarterfinals Tonight
The Cathedral boys basketball team will play New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva at 6pm at Williams Arena tonight in the Class AA State Tournament quarterfinals.
Cathedral Moves On to State Tournament Friday
On Friday night, the Cathedral Crusaders defeated the Melrose Dutchman 74-69 in Saint Cloud to advance to the State tournament. Leading the way for the Crusaders was Michael Schaefer with 26 points, who was also the player of the game.
Timberwolves Edge Clippers
The Timberwolves downed the L.A. Clippers 107-91 last night at Target Center. Karl-Anthony Towns led the Wolves with 29 points and 14 rebounds, Andrew Wiggins added 20 points,