By Blake Sorem As a youngster I grew up watching the Big Red machine dominate opponents every Saturday morning, and they did it with a certain dominance that was different from other high scoring teams. They ran the option out of the I formation, and all I wanted was to run the option as QB at Nebraska! They came to town once when I was in my teen years and they dominated our Gophers in a lopsided 44-10 blowout. When I got to high school my dreams of being an option QB were dashed by Mike Grant and his wing … Continue reading What happened to “those” Huskers?
ST. PAUL, Minn. – On a cold, snowy homecoming Saturday, Concordia-St. Paul’s (4-2 NSIC) defense made MSU Moorhead’s (3-3 NSIC) afternoon even more difficult, tying an NCAA Division II record with 14 sacks in a 24-17 win at Sea Foam Stadium. It’s Concordia’s third homecoming win at Sea Foam Stadium since moving the team from down the street at Griffin Stadium back to campus in 2009 and the first homecoming win since 2014 (44-3 vs UM Crookston). Junior defensive end Chris Garrett set the school record with 6.5 tackles for loss, added 5.0 sacks to fall one shy of the team’s single game … Continue reading Concordia-St.Paul sacks MSU-Moorhead
Minnesota 40 Illinois 17 Photos by Matt Krohn Click here for photo gallery Continue reading Photo Gallery: Gophers dump Illinois
ST. CLOUD, Minn. – Concordia-St. Paul (3-2 NSIC) was outlasted 18-15 in overtime on Saturday afternoon at St. Cloud State (3-2 NSIC) on a chilly fall day with a constant drizzle and light rain at Husky Stadium, overlooking the Mississippi River. … Continue reading St. Cloud State edges Concordia-St. Paul in OT
FAYETTE, Iowa – For the first time since 2013, the Concordia-St. Paul football team (2-0) was victorious in a road night game as they held off Upper Iowa for a 28-23 victory on Saturday night to remain unbeaten on the season. One week after snapping a 12-game losing streak against the Cougars of Sioux Falls, the Golden Bears snapped another lengthy streak as they picked up their first road night win in 10 tries dating back to a 17-14 win at Bemidji State five years ago to the day. The Golden Bears looked to have the game comfortably in hand after … Continue reading Concordia-St. Paul stays unbeaten with win at Upper Iowa
A late 4th quarter touchdown by Minnesota’s Tyler Johnson, his third of the day, gave the Gophers a 35-32 comeback victory over Georgia Southern at TCF Bank Stadium today. Photos by Matt Krohn Photo Gallery Continue reading Photo Gallery: Gophers beat Georgia Southern 35-32
Minnesota beat South Dakota State 28-21 Thursday night at TCF Bank Stadium to open the 2019 season… Photo Gallery click here Photos by Matt Krohn Continue reading Photo Gallery: Gophers open with win over South Dakota State