http://www.mndaily.com/rss/%2A en Banham drops 60 points in Evanston http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2016/02/08/banham-drops-60-points-evanston By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/> <p><em>By Kaitlin Merkel</em></p> <p>Minnesota head coach Marlene Stollings said Sunday she wished she could have enjoyed redshirt senior guard Rachel Banham&rsquo;s historic performance on Sunday.</p> <p>Banham scored 60 points in the Gophers 112-106 comeback win against Northwestern in double overtime, breaking both a program and Big Ten record for points in a game, and tying the NCAA record. Cal State Long Beach&rsquo;s Cindy Brown first set the NCAA record in 1987.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2016/02/08/banham-drops-60-points-evanston" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Sports Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:35:25 +0000 bgotz@mndaily.com 107526 at http://www.mndaily.com Gophers Sports Notebook, Feb. 4 http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2016/02/04/gophers-sports-notebook-feb-4 By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/> <p><strong>Zhou wins diver of the week</strong></p> <p><em>By Tommy Jaakola</em></p> <p><span style="line-height: 20.4px;">Junior diver Yu Zhou won her eighth Big Ten diver of the week award on Wednesday, after a strong showing at the Big Ten Triple Dual in Evanston, Ill.</span></p> <p><span style="line-height: 20.4px;">She won both the three-meter and one-meter dive at the meet, scoring 370.40 and 296.45 points in each event, respectively. Zhou is the reigning Big Ten diver of the year and has won a weekly award 11 times.</span></p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2016/02/04/gophers-sports-notebook-feb-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Thu, 04 Feb 2016 19:12:03 +0000 bgotz@mndaily.com 107366 at http://www.mndaily.com A blog post about omelettes http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/31/blog-post-about-omelettes By: <a href="/users/jkellenmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Joe Kellen</a><br/> <p dir="ltr">By Brenda Tran</p> <p dir="ltr"><span id="docs-internal-guid-c245a381-98e4-9d84-14b6-7714b25e8442">I&rsquo;ve been obsessed with omelettes ever since I learned how to cook. They&#39;re quick and easy and you never get sick of &#39;em because you can customize the dish in so many ways. While making a good omelette is a piece of cake, making a unique, high quality omelette is a different matter. I&rsquo;ve made many mediocre omelettes in my day. Not anymore. Sure, I&rsquo;m no Yena Lee and I&#39;ve never watched a Rachael Ray episode in my life, here&rsquo;s what I know:</span></p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/31/blog-post-about-omelettes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Food Sun, 31 Jan 2016 18:18:36 +0000 jkellen@mndaily.com 106761 at http://www.mndaily.com Upgrades rolling in for Gophers baseball http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2016/01/29/upgrades-rolling-gophers-baseball By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/> <p>An anonymous donation sparked a renovation of the Minnesota baseball locker room, one of several upgrades heading the team&#39;s way at the start of 2016.</p> <p>The gift was established as an estate gift back in 2003, and the fresh look was announced by the team on Jan. 27. The Gophers installed new sets of lockers, with charging stations within them, and new furniture and carpet, to go along with several other new features. The locker room also has an entertainment wall with multiple high-definition televisions, one of which was given to the program by former player Jack Hannahan.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2016/01/29/upgrades-rolling-gophers-baseball" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Sports Fri, 29 Jan 2016 21:03:48 +0000 bgotz@mndaily.com 106756 at http://www.mndaily.com Transparently bad http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/27/transparently-bad By: <a href="/users/jkellenmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Joe Kellen</a><br/> <p>By Austen Macalus</p> <p>Here&#39;s the thing &mdash; I loved season one of &ldquo;Transparent&rdquo;.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/27/transparently-bad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Comedy Wed, 27 Jan 2016 18:15:34 +0000 jkellen@mndaily.com 106506 at http://www.mndaily.com A Conversation with Eric Hanson http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/25/conversation-eric-hanson By: <a href="/users/jkellenmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Joe Kellen</a><br/> <p>By Brenda Tran</p> <p>Eric Hanson is an illustrator and writer based in Minneapolis whose career spans decades. His artwork has graced the pages of Vanity Fair, The New Yorker and Rolling Stone, to name a few. He has designed product lines for Pottery Barn, illustrated books and his writing has appeared in The Atlantic and Smithsonian.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/25/conversation-eric-hanson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Local Art Mon, 25 Jan 2016 20:24:30 +0000 jkellen@mndaily.com 106281 at http://www.mndaily.com Instabeans http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/24/instabeans By: <a href="/users/jkellenmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Joe Kellen</a><br/> <p dir="ltr">By Yena Lee</p> <p dir="ltr">If you&rsquo;ve been out of the Instagram game, then it&rsquo;s time for you to get yourself in it. A lot of local Minnesotan brands carefully curate their Instagram feeds, and it&rsquo;s being noticed by a lot of people.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/24/instabeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog College Kitchen Sun, 24 Jan 2016 21:21:06 +0000 jkellen@mndaily.com 106121 at http://www.mndaily.com Don't short the shorts http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/20/dont-short-shorts By: <a href="/users/jkellenmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Joe Kellen</a><br/> <p>BY AUSTEN MACALUS</p> <p>Almost as soon as the Oscar nominations were released last Thursday, conversation emerged around the surprising lack of diversity, the biggest snubs (Where is Paul Dano&rsquo;s nomination?), and whether Leonardo DiCaprio will finally bring home the statue for his work in &ldquo;The Revenant.&rdquo;</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/20/dont-short-shorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Movies Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:46:44 +0000 jkellen@mndaily.com 105846 at http://www.mndaily.com Top 5 Movies I Watched Over Winter Break (in no particular order) http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/19/top-5-movies-i-watched-over-winter-break-no-particular-order By: <a href="/users/enelsonmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ethan Nelson</a><br/> <p><strong><span style="font-size:16px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;">By Danylo Loutchko</span></span></strong></p> <p><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><span style="font-size:16px;">I&rsquo;ve had a lot of movies on my &ldquo;To Watch&rdquo; list for a long time, and over winter break I drove with my family to the mountains in Montana and just watched movies the whole time, like some kind of hipster film hermit.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><span style="font-size:16px;">Here are some of my favorites (in no particular order):</span></span></p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2016/01/19/top-5-movies-i-watched-over-winter-break-no-particular-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Movie Reviews Tue, 19 Jan 2016 18:55:51 +0000 enelson@mndaily.com 105726 at http://www.mndaily.com Amanda Kessel returns to skating http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2016/01/12/amanda-kessel-returns-skating By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/> <p>Amanda Kessel is back on the ice.</p> <p>The former Patty Kazmaier award winner did not skate for the Gophers last season due to lingering concerns about a previous concussion and she has not played for the team this season. She stayed on the University of Minnesota campus last semester though and is beginning to skate again.</p> <p>&quot;In regards to school, she had a great semester academically, and you may see her around the rink now as she is skating a little bit and testing the waters and progressing in her rehab,&quot; Minnesota head coach Brad Frost said on Tuesday.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2016/01/12/amanda-kessel-returns-skating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Sports Tue, 12 Jan 2016 20:15:21 +0000 bgotz@mndaily.com 105536 at http://www.mndaily.com