Sports Archive

Another Coaching Candidate Turns Down Gophers

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

Add Flip Saunders to the list of coaching candidates that have declined to take the job as head coach of the Minnesota Gophers men’s basketball team.‘s Andy Katz is reporting that Saunders, a current ESPN analyst, turned down the Gophers offer to coach the team. Saunders coached the Minnesota Timberwolves from 1995-2005. He also […]

Gophers Advance In NCAA Tournament

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

The Minnesota Gophers basketball team advanced in the NCAA Tournament with a 83-63 win over UCLA on Friday. Andre Hollins scored 28 points for the 11th-seeded Gophers. Austin Hollins added another 16 points. The Gophers will now play the No. 3 seed Florida on Sunday in the South Regional.

Gophers Women’s Hockey Team Advances To Frozen Four

Sunday, March 17th, 2013

The Minnesota Gophers women’s hockey team is headed to the Frozen Four next weekend. The Gophers advanced with a 3-2 victory over the University of North Dakota Saturday. It took three overtimes, but they were able to keep their winning streak alive. They are now 39-0-0 for the season. The Frozen Four kicks off next […]

Bombers Girls State Game Tickets Now On Sale

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Braham’s girls basketball team has made State for the fifth year in a row, and the team will open action on Wednesday night against BOLD. Tickets have gone on sale for the game, which will be held at Target Center. Those opening round tickets can be purchased at Braham Area High School.

Girls Section Playoffs: Braham Defeats Rush City 109-28 [Audio Replay]

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013


Location: Braham
Original broadcast time: 7:45pm
Result: Rush City 28 : 109 Braham

Saturday night on WCMP-FM, we had another playoff broadcast for your enjoyment. Saturday night’s game featured the Rush City Tigers taking on the Braham Bombers. The game tipped-off at 7:45pm.

Braham entered the game undefeated of course, however the Tigers had another solid year as well. They went 12-10 in the regular season. They won their opening round game against Mora 63-60. Now they had the tough task of taking on the Braham Bombers. Braham beat Rush City twice this year.

Braham took stronghold from the very beginning, showing how serious they are at reaching for another state championship, posting a dominating score of 74-8 at HALFTIME alone. The second half echoed the first but was played conservatively from Braham, they finished with a score of 109-28. Rebekah Dahlman was unsurprisingly the leading scorer with 46 points.

The Bombers will look to continue their perfect season. So far this year they are 28-0, including a first round playoff win against Pine City. Braham won the Great River Conference this year as well.

We will be covering Braham’s entire playoff run, keep checking back right here! Listen to the audio replay of last night’s game below, Jesse Logan was on the call.

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Gophers Shock #1 Ranked Hoosiers

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

In college hoops, we had the biggest upset in the country Tuesday night as the Minnesota Golden Gophers defeated #1 Ranked Indiana at the barn. The Gophers outplayed the Hoosiers in the second half, overcoming a four-point halftime deficit to win 77-73. Trevor Mbakwe had a huge night with 21 points and 12 boards. A […]

Gophers Women’s Hockey Team 1st To Go Unbeaten

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

The Minnesota Golden Gophers women’s hockey team finished their regular season on Saturday with a 3-0 win over St. Cloud State. With the win, the Gophers improved to 34-0. They are the only women’s hockey team to ever go undefeated for an entire regular season. The Gophers will now play in the first round of […]