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Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Minneapolis natives relish return home

by Aaron Blake
Published December 11, 2002

Minnesota's men's basketball team walked onto the court Tuesday night versus Arkansas-Little Rock with something to prove after an 80-60 loss to Nebraska on Sunday. Unfortunately for the Gophers, so did...

OT win enables Gophers to overcome themselves

by Anthony Maggio
Published December 11, 2002

The faint of heart need not apply at Williams Arena. As the final seconds of overtime ticked away Tuesday night, all 12,066 in attendance breathed a collective sigh of relief. Minnesota's men's basketball...

No. 25 Razorbacks await Gophers in Music City Bowl

by Brian Stensaas
Published December 10, 2002

Cross the "Ts" and dot the "Is." After more than two weeks of speculation, Minnesota football's postseason bowl picture is finally in focus. Arkansas officially accepted a bid from the Music City Bowl...

Women’s basketball takes two wins out east

by Aaron Blake
Published December 9, 2002

Minnesota's women's basketball team wrapped up an arduous stretch of five straight road games with a victory that left coach Pam Borton completely pleased for the first time this season. The 12th-ranked...

Lewis, Becker win titles as grapplers best tourney field

by Brian Stensaas
Published December 9, 2002

Thanks to a pair of individual championships from guys it was counting on and solid showings by a few underdogs, Minnesota's wrestling team captured the Las Vegas Invitational title over the weekend. The...

Men’s hoops stumbles early in 20-point loss at Nebraska

by Anthony Maggio
Published December 9, 2002

With just over seven minutes left in Minnesota's men's basketball game at Nebraska, Brent Lawson air-balled a jumper. Michael Bauer corralled the rebound but missed a wide open lay-up. It was just that...

Clutch play tempered by questionable decisions

by Anthony Maggio
Published December 6, 2002

In each of its last two games, Minnesota's men's basketball team squeaked by with victories decided in the final seconds. But neither game should have come down to the wire. Against Georgia Tech on Wednesday...

Vegas tourney has ‘U’ looking to cash in

by Brian Stensaas
Published December 6, 2002

Glitter, glamour and grapplers. Sin City turns into pin city this weekend when the Cliff Keen Collegiate Wrestling Invitational gets underway at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Embedded in the 47 competing...

Three Gophers selected for juniors

by Adam Fink
Published December 5, 2002

Three forwards will not be with Minnesota's men's hockey team later this month, but this time the news has nothing to do with injuries. USA Hockey selected Barry Tallackson and Gino Guyer to compete for...

Yellow Jackets push ‘U’ hoops to brink, lose 64-63

by Anthony Maggio
Published December 5, 2002

On Saturday, forward Michael Bauer beat a team from Georgia at the last second, but Wednesday night was Rick Rickert's turn. After a sloppy but competitive 39 minutes and 53 seconds of basketball, Rickert...