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The Minnesota Daily

Transfer Phillips fills hole at 141 pounds

by Brian Stensaas
Published January 23, 2003

Two years ago at the NCAA wrestling meet, many believed a new dynasty in college wrestling had begun. For the first time ever, one team spawned a full slate of 10 All-Americans en route to the national...

Michigan basketball rebounds in face of turmoil

by Anthony Maggio
Published January 22, 2003

When Dan Monson arrived at Minnesota in 1999, he was in the same shoes Michigan men's basketball coach Tommy Amaker now dons. After the Wolverines self-imposed sanctions stemming from investigations of...

Academic issues result in dismissal of two male gymnasts

by The Minnesota Daily
Published January 22, 2003

Juniors Eric Steele and Bill Callahan have been dismissed from Minnesota's men's gymnastics team due to academic issues said coach Fred Roethlisberger. Steele, the defending Big Ten vault champion, was...

Men’s hoops notch first Big Ten victory

by David La Vaque
Published January 21, 2003

It was the sort of afternoon where three-pointers rained down but effort down low reigned supreme. Ten three-pointers sparked Minnesota?s 77-69 victory over Michigan State on Saturday at Williams Arena,...

Track teams post solid performances

by Sam Campanaro
Published January 21, 2003

The Minnesota Open on Saturday was expected to be a typical second meet for the Gophers women's track and field team. Get the jitters out, let some younger athletes get some experience, and let the veterans...

Wrestlers struggle to fifth place finish

by Brian Stensaas
Published January 21, 2003

Team members, coaches and fans of Minnesota's wrestling team knew this season was going to be different. And as if an embarrassing season-opening loss to archrival Iowa wasn't enough proof, last weekend's...

Women’s hockey splits games with east teams

by Brett Angel
Published January 21, 2003

On its mission to return to the team's fifth Frozen Four in the program's six years, the Minnesota women's hockey team ran into a Big Green roadblock Friday. The Gophers traveled to the east coast for...

Record crowd cheers on U’s 90-75 win over Purdue

by Aaron Blake
Published January 21, 2003

Minnesota's women's basketball team drew a crowd of 13,117 to Williams Arena on Sunday to watch the Gophers dispose of Purdue 90-75. The attendance figure was a program milestone, and the game was a benchmark...

2nd Big Ten loss gives Gophers inauspicious conference start

by Anthony Maggio
Published January 15, 2003

The Big Ten season is just over a week old, but Wednesday's night's 50-64 loss at Wisconsin for Minnesota's men's basketball team was as big as a game can get in the month of January. The Gophers (8-5,...

After 1st-half struggle, Gophers rally to defeat Illini 77-62

by Aaron Blake
Published January 10, 2003

. The Gophers (13-1, 2-1 Big Ten) struggled offensively in the first half before rallying behind Big Ten Player of the Year Lindsay Whalen and Freshman of the Year Janel McCarville to defeat the Illini...