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The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Horrendous shooting hurts Gophers in 76-70 loss to Illini

by Anthony Maggio
Published January 7, 2003

With 12-and-a-half minutes left in Minnesota's men's basketball team's 76-70 loss to Illinois, it appeared the Gophers were gaining momentum. They came back from a three-point halftime deficit to go up...

Men’s basketball blowout tempered by starters’ struggles

by Aaron Blake
Published January 4, 2003

Despite blowing out Sacred Heart Saturday afternoon at Williams Arena, Minnesota men's basketball coach Dan Monson was again unhappy about the way his team performed. Three and a half minutes into the...

Gophers remain unblemished after 1st genuine test of season

by Aaron Blake
Published January 2, 2003

For anyone who doubted Minnesota's women's basketball team deserved the top-10 ranking it claimed in 2002 after finishing a weak non-conference schedule, new coach Pam Borton's squad made yet another statement...

Monson seeking accountability as Gophers squeak by in win

by Aaron Blake
Published January 1, 2003

Despite an initially absent and mostly quiet Rick Rickert, Minnesota's men's basketball team was able to pull out a victory in their first game of 2003. Both Rickert and center Jerry Holman were on the...

Music City adds to its history of hosting harmonic duos

by Brian Stensaas
Published December 30, 2002

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Brooks and Dunn, Ashley and Winona, Charlie Daniels and his fiddle. The Music City has seen many-a-harmonic combination in its history, but the most recent came Monday by a pair the...

Gophers lack toughness in overtime loss to Texas Tech

by David La Vaque
Published December 28, 2002

Though Minnesota's loss to Texas Tech on Saturday would need an extra five minutes of overtime for completion, the Gophers showed early and often that they lacked the toughness to win. The Gophers (6-3)...

Tired men’s basketball team limps into fifth game in 10 days

by Anthony Maggio
Published December 13, 2002

It's been a long week for Minnesota's men's basketball team. The Gophers are on the verge of playing their fifth game in 10 days Friday night against Fairleigh Dickinson. "We're tired," forward Michael...

McCarville provides spurts of toughness inside off bench

by Aaron Blake
Published December 13, 2002

After her team disposed of Harvard 92-68 in Minnesota's best win of the young season, coach Pam Borton singled out one player who she felt had an unbelievable game. "She makes us different with her consistency,"...

Dale named assistant coach for World University Games

by The Minnesota Daily
Published December 13, 2002

Minnesota men's swimming and diving coach Dennis Dale was recently selected to the U.S. coaching staff for the 2003 World University Games. The World University Games will be held in South Korea on August...

Holiday food drive going on Friday

by The Minnesota Daily
Published December 11, 2002

The Students of Minnesota Athletics Council (SMAC) is hosting a holiday food drive at Friday's basketball games with all proceeds benefiting the Emergency Food Shelf Network. Gopher basketball fans can...