(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings are in the national spotlight tonight as they square off with the Seahawks on Monday Night Football in Seattle. The Vikings come out of their bye week riding a two-game winning streak and are 8-and-3 overall. They are a half-game behind 9-and-3 Green Bay for the NFC North lead. The Seahawks are 9-and-2.
(Minneapolis, MN) — Dillon Brooks scored 26 points as the Grizzlies topped the Timberwolves 115-107 in Minnesota. Karl-Anthony Towns scored 21 points and pulled down 12 rebounds for the T’wolves, who have dropped three-of-five. Andrew Wiggins added 18 in defeat. The Wolves open up a four-game road trip Wednesday in Dallas.
(St. Paul, MN) — Mikko Koivu scored the winning goal in the fourth round of the shootout as the Wild slipped past the Stars 3-2 in St. Paul. Kevin Fiala and Zach Parise both scored in regulation and the shootout for the Wild, who have won a season-high three straight. The Wild begin a three-game road swing tomorrow in Florida.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gopher football team is down six spots to 15th in this week’s Top-25 Coaches’ Poll. Minnesota dropped after losing 38-17 at home to Wisconsin on Saturday. The Gophers end the regular-season 10-and-2.
(Undated) — North Dakota is one-and-done in the FCS Playoffs after losing to Nicholls 24-6 on Saturday. The Fighting Hawks end their season at 7-and-5. North Dakota State earned a first-round bye. The Bison will host Nicholls this Saturday in round two. NDSU went a perfect 12-and-0 during regular-season.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gophers are back on the hardwood tonight hosting Clemson as part of the Big Ten/ACC Challenge at Williams Arena. Minnesota sits at 3-and-4 following Friday’s 73-68 loss to DePaul. The Tigers enter with a 5-and-2 record.