SMSU WRESTLING: SMSU travels to Buena Vista Open this Saturday

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MARSHALL — The Southwest Minnesota State wrestling team prepares to travel to the Buena Vista Open this Saturday in Storm Lake, Iowa, to compete in the fourth open of the season. SMSU head coach Jesse Nelson is expecting 18 wrestlers to compete during the open which is scheduled to begin at ...

TUESDAY BOYS BASKETBALL: MCC falls to Sleepy Eye 45-42

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SLEEPY EYE — The Murray County Central boys basketball team fell to Sleepy Eye 45-42 on Tuesday. Tyler Winter led the way for the Rebels with 20 points while Kyler Deacon added seven and Dylan Johnson had six. Adam Winter led in rebounds with nine while Tyler Winter added eight. Deacon led ...

PREP GIRLS HOCKEY: Conference collision

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MARSHALL — A pair of unanswered first period goals by rival Luverne put the Marshall girls hockey team behind the eight ball early on in Monday’s Big South Conference opener. The Tigers fought back with a strong second period surge, but were unable to complete the comeback in a 3-1 ...

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Knights get tripped up by HBC, 69-49

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TYLER — Utilizing its distinct advantage in size and experience at the varsity level, the Hills-Beaver Creek boys basketball team provided a challenge that Russell-Tyler-Ruthton could not meet in Monday’s season opener as the Patriots came out on top in a 69-49 final. RTR coach Ted Kern ...

SMSU WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: SMSU announces early signings

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MARSHALL — Southwest Minnesota State University head women's basketball coach Tom Webb announced on Monday that three high school standouts have signed letters of intent to continue their academic and basketball careers at SMSU. Hannah Parsley from Flandreau, S.D., Katelyn Marunich from ...

NCAA FOOTBALL: Dream dislodged

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MINNEAPOLIS — All week long, the excitement was there. The Gophers against the Badgers, one of college football's oldest rivalries, College Gameday in attendance, all with so much more on the line than who would take the lead on an even split in the series. A trip to the Big Ten ...