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Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Bauer’s three-pointer gives ‘U’ dramatic win

by Anthony Maggio
Published December 2, 2002

With 10.5 seconds left in Minnesota's men's basketball game against Georgia on Saturday and the game tied at 69, Rick Rickert threw the ball in to Kevin Burleson - option one. Rickert set a screen for...

Grappler’s friendly ‘pin war’ ignites 46-4 dismantling

by Brian Stensaas
Published December 2, 2002

There's nothing wrong with a little friendly competition among friends. Or teammates, for that matter. Embedded in Minnesota wrestling's 46-4 thumping of Virginia Tech on Sunday at Williams Arena was an...

Women’s hoops win Air Force tourney

by Aaron Blake
Published December 2, 2002

Minnesota's women's basketball team faced its first challenges of the young season and came out of the long weekend with three road wins in four days and the Air Force Tournament title. The 17th-ranked...

Men’s hoops look to rebound against No. 17 Georgia

by Anthony Maggio
Published November 27, 2002

After his team blew a 23-point halftime lead Sunday to squeak by UNC Asheville by six, Minnesota men's basketball coach Dan Monson said his team wasn't ready to play 17th-ranked Georgia. They now have...

Local authors give readers celebration of sports history

by David La Vaque
Published November 26, 2002

After authoring 18 books, Ross Bernstein decided it was time. His 19th book, "Batter-Up! Celebrating a Century of Minnesota Baseball," gave Bernstein, a University graduate and emerging authority on sports...

Defenseman Martin earns WCHA player of the week honors

by The Minnesota Daily
Published November 26, 2002

Defenseman Paul Martin, who produced four points to help defending NCAA champion Minnesota earn a home-ice sweep over Michigan Tech last weekend, has been named WCHA Offensive Player of the Week for Nov....

Second-half slump causes concern for men’s hoops

by Anthony Maggio
Published November 25, 2002

Minnesota's men's basketball team made its season opener against University of North Carolina at Asheville a little more exciting than most anticipated Sunday ñ and not in a good way. After leading the...

Women’s hockey team sweeps Saints

by Brett Angel
Published November 25, 2002

With two victories against St. Lawrence over the weekend, Minnesota's top-ranked women's hockey team extended its unbeaten streak to 14 games, tying the team's longest mark from a year ago. The Gophers...

Tourney MVP Von Wald leads Gophers to 93-53 win Sunday

by Aaron Blake
Published November 25, 2002

Minnesota's women's basketball team started the season in much the same way it did last year with Corrin Von Wald proving that opponents must prepare for a second offensive star this season. Both the 17th-ranked...

Men’s basketball team ready to justify ranking

by Anthony Maggio
Published November 22, 2002

For the first time since March 18, Minnesota's men's basketball team will take the floor at Williams Arena for a game that actually means something. On Sunday at 1 p.m., the 24th ranked Gophers take on...