St. Cloud State University is celebrating 150 years as a school, opening in the fall of 1869. SCSU Archivist Tom Steman and Athletic Director Heather Weems were on the News @ Noon Show on WJON Tuesday talking about the history of athletics on campus.
The Gopher Football team improved to 2-0 with a 21-14 win over Fresno State Saturday night. Antoine Winfield Jr intercepted a 4th a goal pass with just seconds remaining to seal the Minnesota win. Seth Green ran in a pair of touchdowns for the Gophers as their wildcat quarterback...
The Gopher men's basketball team will play Oklahoma State November 30 as part of a 4-game 2-day event at U.S. Bank Stadium. St. Thomas will play UW-River Falls prior to the Minnesota-Oklahoma State game on November 30.
The school's athletes have been known as the "Blazers" since 1976, after the name was decided by a contest. The nickname was a reference to their status as trailblazers in women's athletics shortly after the passing of Title IX in 1972.
St. Cloud Cathedral girls soccer coach and St. Cloud Ice Breakers girls hockey coach Nick Thibault has resigned from his positions at CHS to take the women's hockey coaching job at the College of St. Benedict.