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Jacks Nearly Upset Gophers in Minneapolis

Jacks Nearly Upset Gophers in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS, MN… The SDSU football team isn’t into moral victories. But the 3rd-ranked FCS team should have gained plenty of confidence Thursday night after nearly upsetting Big Ten opponent Minnesota. The Gophers needed a 4th quarter touchdown to win the game 28-21. After a scoreless 1st quarter Seth Green scored to make it 7-0 home team. But red-shirt freshman QB…

Zach Previews Jacks at Gophers

Zach Previews Jacks at Gophers

MINNEAPOLIS, MN… The SDSU football team is ranked 3rd in the pre-season FCS poll. But as Zach Borg tells us from the cities, they respect their opponent Thursday night but still go into the game with confidence…and the head coach is excited for his guys to get this opportunity.  John Stiegelmeier says: “Yeah it’s unique but it’s something our guys…

Stig Says Jacks Must Take Field With Confidence at Minnesota Thursday

Stig Says Jacks Must Take Field With Confidence at Minnesota Thursday

BROOKINGS, SD… The Jackrabbits of SDSU start the season Thursday night in Minneapolis against the Gophers of Minnesota. SDSU has played it’s share of pre-conference games in big-time venues and head coach John  Stiegelmeier is confident about his squad. But he also knows they must take the field with the attitude that they will beat their Big Ten opponent. “I…

Motzko Named Gopher Hockey Coach

Motzko Named Gopher Hockey Coach

MINNEAPOLIS – University of Minnesota Athletics Director Mark Coyle announced that he has hired Bob Motzko as the new head coach of the Gopher Men’s Hockey program, pending Board of Regents approval of the agreement. Motzko, a Minnesota native and an assistant coach for the two most recent Gopher national championship teams, has spent the past 13 years building St. Cloud State…

Gophers prevail at Frost Arena over Chris Bono’s wrestlers

Gophers prevail at Frost Arena over Chris Bono's wrestlers

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Tenth-ranked Minnesota won six matches, including two by major decision, to go on to defeat No. 14 South Dakota State, 20-12, in a college wrestling dual Friday night at Frost Arena. With the win, the Golden Gophers improved to 2-0 in duals. SDSU was wrestling its first dual of the season. Minnesota claimed the first match of…