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MANKATO — Mikayla Nachazel has shown flashes previously this season, but on Sunday afternoon at Minnesota State's Bresnan Arena, she put everything together. The 5-foot-11 junior forward came off the bench to spark the MSU women's basketball team to an 84-71 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conf…

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MANKATO — Some rugged play inside kept the Minnesota State women’s basketball team in the game against Wayne State on Saturday, but a lack of production from the perimeter proved fatal in an 84-79 loss in the North Sun Intercollegiate Conference game at Bresnan Arena.

MANKATO — Dave Wedzina and Logan Gustufson each won four events as Mankato East/Loyola defeated Mankato West 95-87 in a season-opening Big Nine Conference boys swimming and diving meet Saturday at the East pool.

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WAYNE, NEB. — Wayne State opened a big lead early, then shot 60.7% from the field to defeat Minnesota State 85-68 in a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference men’s basketball game Friday.

MANKATO — Mankato Area Public Schools will be allowing limited spectators at athletic events during the winter season.

MANKATO — Minnesota State football coach Todd Hoffner announced Friday that Collin Prosser has been named offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach after serving as the team’s offensive line coach since 2017.

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On the golf course, at the ballpark or in the arena ... if Fred Roufs was there, you usually knew it.

In this pandemic-shortened college wrestling season, with only six duals, it’s important to have a few high-quality matches before the postseason begins.

MANKATO — Minnesota State’s women’s basketball games this week have been delayed one day because of COVID-19-related protocols at Wayne State.

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When it comes to big-time sports, we generally just take the athletes’ conditioning for granted.

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MANKATO — There’s only one football, and for the last few seasons, it was Joe Beschorner’s job to decide where it went in the Minnesota State offense.

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Going into each season, Minnesota State men’s hockey coach Mike Hastings has players he knows will likely spend most of the year on the lineup bubble.

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Devonte Thedford only has three games in his career at Minnesota State, but already, he’s the guy with the ball in his hands, late in a tight game.

MARSHALL — The Minnesota State women’s swimming and diving team opened the season by winning all 16 events in a 205-73 win over Southwest Minnesota State on Thursday.

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Minnesota State men’s basketball coach Matt Margenthaler said he’ll never forget the day he drove to the doctor’s office with Quincy Anderson, who was about to have knee surgery that would end his sophomore season.

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When reflecting on two games against Bemidji State last weekend at Bresnan Arena, Minnesota State men’s basketball coach Matt Margenthaler said he expects a lot of splits in this new style of scheduling in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.

MANKATO — The Minnesota State women’s basketball team’s games against Augustana this weekend at Sioux Falls, South Dakota, have been pushed back one day.

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MARQUETTE, MICH. — The Minnesota State men’s hockey team’s power play looked the part throughout the first half of the season.

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For the rest of his career, Minnesota State men’s basketball coach Matt Margenthaler will have a key piece of training video: play good defense, win games.

MANKATO — The Minnesota State women’s hockey team suffered it’s fourth one-goal loss of the season, falling to No. 1 Wisconsin 1-0 in a WCHA game Sunday at the Mayo Clinic Health System Event Center.

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Minnesota State made about one-third of its shots and committed 12 turnovers, but Minnesota State men’s basketball coach Matt Margenthaler isn’t worried about the offense.

BEMIDJI — Rachel Shumski scored a pair of close-range baskets in the final minute, helping the Minnesota State women’s basketball team defeat Bemidji State 63-62 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference opener Saturday.

MANKATO — By most standards, a winning record and a berth in the championship game of the conference tournament would be considered an OK season for a men’s basketball team.

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