On a frigid night outdoors in Collegeville, St. John’s got off to a cool start inside Sexton Arena and could never catch back up en route to falling 71-47 at the hands of Gustavus.
The Johnnies finished the first half just 7-for-23 (30.4 percent) from the field and missed their [...] Continue Reading…
Halftime in Collegeville and St. John’s continues to struggle from the field. The Johnnies were just 7-for-23 (30.4 percent) from the field in the first half.
Gustavus, meanwhile, was 15-for-31 (48.4 percent) and went on an 11-1 run about midway through the first half to pull away.
Brody Ziegler had eight [...] Continue Reading…
On a cold, cold night in Central Minnesota.
But here inside the confines of the Warner Palaestra, St. John’s (1-1, 3-3) is getting set to play host to Gustavus (3-0, 6-1).
The Johnnies are coming off a 72-50 loss to Hamline on Monday in St. Paul in which they had a [...] Continue Reading…
The NCAA announced championship sites for Division II through 2018 on Wednesday afternoon.
The NSIC was awarded nine different championships through 2018. Thanks to the Sioux Falls Sports Authority’s bids with the brand new Sanford Pentagon Arena, Sioux Falls will host eight different Division II championships in the next four years.
The [...] Continue Reading…
St. Cloud State co-offensive coordinator Ian Shoemaker is a finalist for the head football coaching position at Central Washington, the school announced Wednesday.
The other finalists are Eastern Washington defensive coordinator John Graham, former Nevada and Idaho head coach Chris Tormey and Skyline (Wash.) High School head coach Mat Taylor.
Shoemaker [...] Continue Reading…
The statistics are through Monday and are for SCSU recruits and area players playing in Tier I and Tier II junior hockey. There are also stats for area players playing for the Granite City Lumberjacks in the Tier III NA3HL.
The lone St. Cloud State recruit that I do not have [...] Continue Reading…
MIAC women’s basketball
St. Benedict (1-2 MIAC, 4-2 overall)
at Gustavus (1-1 MIAC, 6-1 overall)
Game time: 7:30 p.m., Gus Young Court, St. Peter
Broadcast: WVAL-AM 800.
About the Blazers: St. Benedict snapped a two-game losing streak with a 79-78 win over Hamline Monday at Claire Lynch Hall. Senior wing Brianna Barrett led the [...] Continue Reading…
MIAC men’s basketball
St. John’s (1-1 MIAC, 3-3 overall)
vs. Gustavus (3-0 MIAC, 6-1 overall)
Game time: 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, at Sexton Arena
Broadcast: WBHR-AM 660.
About the Johnnies: St. John’s fell 72-50 at Hamline Monday. Senior wing Patrick Butcher was the only Johnnies player to reach double figures.
He is now averaging 13.7 points [...] Continue Reading…
I’ve had a number of St. John’s fans ask me – perhaps hopefully – if I think St. Thomas coach Glenn Caruso will be a candidate for the head coaching openings at either North Dakota, or now North Dakota State.
My answer is I have no idea, not being plugged [...] Continue Reading…
St. Cloud State celebrates a goal by Brooks Bertsch in the first period Saturday at AMSOIL Arena. Photo courtesy of Clint Austin, Duluth News-Tribune
St. Cloud State
St. Cloud State 4, Minnesota-Duluth 2
North Dakota 3, Western Michigan 2
Denver 3, [...] Continue Reading…