The Timberwolves played the first of 2 games without Karl-Anthony Towns Saturday night and Minnesota wins at Washington 131-109. Minnesota was led by Andrew Wiggins with 21 points and both Robert Covington and Jarrett Culver added 20 points.
The St. Cloud State football lost 38-14 at Bemidji State Saturday afternoon. The Huskies fell behind 17-0 at halftime and it didn't get better for SCSU in the 2nd half. Dwayne Lawhorn threw for 207 yards and a touchdown and he ran for 26 yards for the Huskies.
The St. John's football team lost 19-18 at home against Concordia-Moorhead Saturday. The Johnnies were outscored 7-6 in overtime. Henry Trost scored his 2nd of 2 touchdowns in overtime but the extra point was blocked.
The St. Cloud State men's hockey team lost 5-3 at home against Princeton Friday night. The Huskies fell behind 2-1 after 1 period and trailed 4-3 after 2 periods. The Huskies couldn't catch up in and 3rd and drop to 1-2-2 on the season.
The Rocori football team downed Detroit Lakes Friday night in the Section 8-4-A Final in the snow in Alexandria 14-6. The Spartans improve to 8-2 while handing Detroit Lakes their first loss. The Lakers fall to 9-1.
The St. Cloud State men's basketball team has been practicing for the past few weeks. I talked with the head coach Matt Reimer on WJON this week. The Huskies have players from 7 different countries and 4 different states.
St. Cloud State University will unveil a Herb Brooks statue outside the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center on Saturday, October 26th. The Huskies are scheduled to take on Northeastern University after the dedication.