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A Chilly Opener Today for Tigers and Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Batter up? More like bundle up. The Detroit Tigers open the season today in frosty Minnesota, where forecasts call for temperature in the low 30s at game time at outdoor Target Field. The wind chill is expected to be around 20 degrees. So the Tigers will need all the heat they...
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Saint Cloud State Upends Miami (Ohio) 4-1 in NCAA

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) – Joey Benik and Cory Thorson each scored twice and Saint Cloud State earned its first-ever Frozen Four berth with a 4-1 win over Miami (Ohio) in the Midwest Regional title game Sunday. The Huskies (25-15-1), the No. 4 seed in the region, will be in Pittsburgh April 11 to face...
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Two-Time National Champ NDSU Begins Spring Practice

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota State University football players are strapping on the helmets again, only three months after the Bison won their second straight NCAA Football Championship Subdivision title. Spring practice was getting under way Monday. Coach Craig Bohl tells The Forum newspaper that finding backups for three starting linebackers will be a...
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Sunday South Dakota Scoreboard

College Baseball Northern Colorado 13, S. Dakota St. 12 College Softball Colorado St. Pueblo 8, Black Hills St. 0 Colorado St. Pueblo 3, Black Hills St. 2 Mens College Tennis S. Dakota St. 4, Valparaiso 3
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Severyn Earns Class AA MVP Honors at 3 Class Shootout

   SALEM, S.D – Pierre Governor basketball standout and South Dakota State recruit Lane Severyn scored 18 points and pulled down 11 rebounds for a double double and earned Most Valuable Player honors as the Class AA All Stars downed the A All Stars 119-116 in the final game of the 3 class shootout...
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Saturday South Dakota Scoreboard

NBA-D League Rio Grande Valley Vipers 127, Sioux Falls Skyforce 106 Central Hockey League Playoffs-First Round Best of Seven Rapid City Rush 3, Missouri Mavericks 1 Rush lead series 2-0 United States Hockey League Lincoln Stars 4, Sioux Falls Stampede 1 North American Hockey League Aberdeen Wings 5, Brookings Blizzard 1 College Baseball Augustana...
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Grizzlies Pull Away to Beat Timberwolves 99-86

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Marc Gasol scored 21 points and the Memphis Grizzlies pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 99-86 on Saturday night. Mike Conley scored 19, Zach Randolph 14 and Darrell Arthur had 12 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter for the Grizzlies, who ended a five-game...
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Doubront Pitches Five Scoreless for Red Sox Who Beat Twins Saturday

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) – Felix Doubront pitched six-hit ball for five scoreless innings, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 4-2 Saturday in the spring training finale for both teams. The left-hander walked one, hit a batter and struck out six. Twins right-hander Mike Pelfrey gave up four runs and nine...
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Friday South Dakota Scoreboard

Central Hockey League Playoffs-First Round Best of Seven Rapid City Rush 3, Missouri Mavericks 0 Rush lead series 1-0 United States Hockey League Omaha Lancers 4, Sioux Falls Stampede 2 North American Hockey League Brookings Blizzard 3, Aberdeen Wings 1 NBA-D League Rio Grande Valley 124, Sioux Falls Skyforce 106 College Baseball Augustana 5,...
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Chiefs Add Childress to Coaching Staff

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Kansas City Chiefs have hired former Vikings coach Brad Childress, reuniting him with Andy Reid. Childress, who spent last season as the offensive coordinator for the Cleveland Browns, will be the Chiefs’ spread game analyst and work on special projects. He spent five years as the Minnesota head...
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