http://www.mndaily.com/rss/%2A en Halftime report: Gophers trail Nebraska 21-7 http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2014/11/22/halftime-report-gophers-trail-nebraska-21-7 By: <a href="/users/jsatzingermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jack Satzinger</a><br/> <p>The Gophers trail Nebraska 21-7 at halftime after the Cornhuskers blocked a Ryan Santoso field goal attempt and returned it 85 yards for a touchdown.&nbsp;</p> <p>Quarterback Mitch Leidner has used his legs to get the Gophers offense going, accounting for 60 rushing yards and Minnesota&#39;s only touchdown. He hasn&#39;t had much success throwing the ball, though, and only has 54 passing yards with four completions on 10 pass attempts.&nbsp;</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/2014/11/22/halftime-report-gophers-trail-nebraska-21-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Jerry Kill Sat, 22 Nov 2014 18:47:39 +0000 jsatzinger@mndaily.com 88284 at http://www.mndaily.com Men's Hockey Loses to U-18 Team http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2014/11/21/mens-hockey-loses-u-18-team By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/> <p>The Gophers wanted to rebound after being swept by in-state rival Duluth.</p> <p>Instead, they watched a team of players too young to gamble celebrate a victory in the corner of their home ice.</p> <p>That team, the U.S. Under-18 Team, defeated the Gophers in overtime Friday night 5-4 at Mariucci Arena.</p> <p>After Arizona native Auston Matthews netted the game-winner, the Gophers had to watch the young skaters form a celebratory mob on their home ice.</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/2014/11/21/mens-hockey-loses-u-18-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Sports Sat, 22 Nov 2014 04:54:00 +0000 bgotz@mndaily.com 88283 at http://www.mndaily.com Young big men see valuable playing time in blowout win http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2014/11/20/young-big-men-see-valuable-playing-time-blowout-win By: <a href="/users/jsatzingermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jack Satzinger</a><br/> <p>After Minnesota had beaten Franklin Pierce 109-57 Thursday night at Williams Arena, Richard Pitino wasn&#39;t quite sure what to say. There wasn&#39;t much the second year head coach could take away from beating the pants off a Division II oponent.&nbsp;</p> <p>But after the Gophers jumped out to a 24-point halftime lead, Pitino gave young big men Charles Buggs, Josh Martin and Bakary Konate ample playing time that could contribute to their development.&nbsp;</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/2014/11/20/young-big-men-see-valuable-playing-time-blowout-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Richard Pitino Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:02:29 +0000 jsatzinger@mndaily.com 88282 at http://www.mndaily.com Grappling With Grape Salad http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/11/20/grappling-grape-salad By: <a href="/users/gtillerymndailycom" title="View User Profile">Grant Tillery</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-1055eb0b-d06c-64de-e2d3-9cec8528aa9f"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">&ldquo;The New York Times&rdquo; is the most reputable news source in America. &nbsp;Other newspapers can&rsquo;t match their veracity and breadth of reporting. &nbsp;They give attention to stories and ideas that wouldn&rsquo;t fly in the rest of our country.</span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</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/2014/11/20/grappling-grape-salad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Food Fri, 21 Nov 2014 03:39:39 +0000 gtillery@mndaily.com 88281 at http://www.mndaily.com Minnesota jobless rate hits 3.9 percent http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2014/11/20/minnesota-jobless-rate-hits-39-percent By: <a href="/users/amillerberndmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Anne Millerbernd</a><br/> <p>The jobless rate in Minnesota dropped to a seasonally adjusted 3.9 percent in October, according to a <a href="http://mn.gov/deed/newscenter/press-releases/newsdetail.jsp?id=466-149016">Thursday press release</a> from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.</p> <p>According to the release, state employers added 9,500 jobs last month, contributing to the 28,300 total jobs the state added in the past three months.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2014/11/20/minnesota-jobless-rate-hits-39-percent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Economy Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:59:05 +0000 amillerbernd@mndaily.com 88272 at http://www.mndaily.com A word in defense of Pitchfork http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/11/17/word-defense-pitchfork By: <a href="/users/jhemmingmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jared Hemming</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent; line-height: 1.15;">I know, I know; nobody wants to read an annoying blogger defend another annoying blog. Then again, who knows? Perhaps some of you are riveted imagining the sounds of a blogger at work at his desk, furiously punching the keys to form these words that you hear in your brain right now.</span></p> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</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/2014/11/17/word-defense-pitchfork" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Music Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:50:06 +0000 jhemming@mndaily.com 88178 at http://www.mndaily.com Album review: The Great Depression, "In A Starry State" http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/11/17/album-review-great-depression-starry-state By: <a href="/users/jhemmingmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jared Hemming</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Forget &ldquo;Interstellar;&rdquo; if you&rsquo;re looking for a spaced-out dystopian culture fix, check out </span><a href="https://thegreatdepression.bandcamp.com/album/in-a-starry-state" style="line-height: 1.15;"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(17, 85, 204); text-decoration: underline; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; backgro</p> </span></a></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/2014/11/17/album-review-great-depression-starry-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Music Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:42:16 +0000 jhemming@mndaily.com 88177 at http://www.mndaily.com Hard as Nails http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/11/16/hard-nails By: <a href="/users/cmazumdarstangermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Cecilia Mazumdar Stanger</a><br/> <p dir="ltr"><span id="docs-internal-guid-2d303b2f-bab4-46e5-4270-183b1f9de1eb">As a nail biter, I miss out on the wonders of nail art. The insane quantity of nail-tutorial Youtube videos is a testament to the complexity of this genre of decoration.</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/2014/11/16/hard-nails" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Fashion Sun, 16 Nov 2014 22:25:16 +0000 cmazumdarstanger@mndaily.com 88139 at http://www.mndaily.com Q&A: James Vincent McMorrow http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/11/16/qa-james-vincent-mcmorrow By: <a href="/users/jkellenmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Joe Kellen</a><br/> <p>BY ROBERT LARSON</p> <p><strong>How has tour been going?</strong></p> <p>It&rsquo;s been really good. I&rsquo;ve done five shows solo, and then down in new places I haven&rsquo;t been before. I think this is fourth show with the full band. Beautiful rooms. This is the opportunity I&rsquo;ve been waiting for all year to present the show how I&rsquo;ve pictured it in America. It&rsquo;s been going pretty well, the reaction has been pretty incredible.</p> <p><strong>You&rsquo;ve been touring since February, right?</strong></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/2014/11/16/qa-james-vincent-mcmorrow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Sun, 16 Nov 2014 18:59:39 +0000 jkellen@mndaily.com 88127 at http://www.mndaily.com A "Post Tropical" evening http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/11/16/post-tropical-evening By: <a href="/users/jkellenmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Joe Kellen</a><br/> <p>BY ROBERT LARSON</p> <p>James Vincent McMorrow dazzled a captive audience at First Avenue on Thursday night.</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/2014/11/16/post-tropical-evening" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Sun, 16 Nov 2014 18:44:27 +0000 jkellen@mndaily.com 88126 at http://www.mndaily.com