Keenum named NFC Offensive Player of the Month

Eden Prairie, MN (November 30, 2017) – Minnesota Vikings QB Case Keenum has been named the NFC Offensive Player of the Month for the month of November.   Keenum finished the month 69-of-97 (71.1%) for 866 yards with seven touchdowns and two interceptions for a passer rating of 114.0 while being sacked just twice. The Houston grad also added 39 yards and a touchdown via 13 rushes. His eight total touchdowns during the month is a new career-high, surpassing his previous high in a single month of seven, despite only playing in three games due to the team’s bye week. … Continue reading Keenum named NFC Offensive Player of the Month

Edina, Hermantown top the boys high school hockey rankings

From Let’s Play Hockey: BOYS CLASS AA (first-place votes) – Nov. 28, 2017 Rk           Team                                                     Record                  Last Week 1              Edina (10)                                            2-0-0                      1 2              Duluth East                                         0-0-0                      2 3              Minnetonka                                       1-0-1                      4 4              St. Thomas Academy                      1-1-0                      5 5              Moorhead                                          1-1-0                      3 6              Centennial                                          0-0-0                      7 7              Holy Family Catholic                        1-1-0                      6 8              Eden Prairie                                        0-0-0                      8 9              Hill-Murray                                         0-0-0                      9 10           White Bear Lake                               1-0-0                      11 11           Wayzata                                               0-1-1                      10 12           Elk River/Zimmerman                    0-0-0                      12 13           Cloquet-Esko-Carlton                     1-0-0                      13 14           Maple Grove                                     0-1-1                      15 15           Lakeville North                                  0-1-1                      19 16           Cretin-Derham Hall                         0-0-0                      14 17           St. Michael-Albertville                   0-0-0                      … Continue reading Edina, Hermantown top the boys high school hockey rankings

Gophers’ Murphy wins 3rd straight Big 10 Player of the Week award

For the third straight week, Minnesota junior forward Jordan Murphy has been selected the Big Ten Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday. Murphy is the first player since Evan Turner of Ohio State to earn the award in three consecutive weeks. Turner did so in 2009, also in the first three weeks of the season. He is just the second Gopher to ever win the award three times in a single season, joining Quincy Lewis in the 1998-99 season. Murphy continued his streak of double-doubles in three victories last week, extending it to seven. The San Antonio, Texas … Continue reading Gophers’ Murphy wins 3rd straight Big 10 Player of the Week award