Sports Daily Updates

Valley Sports Slate (Feb. 23-24)

THURSDAY, FEB. 23

19 hrs ago
L-T sports podcast: Boys hoops playoffs preview with Chad Brieske

Mondovi coach Chad Brieske stops by the L-T office to break down the upcoming WIAA boys basketball playoffs with sports editor Joe Ziemer.

3 hrs ago
Minnesota beats No. 24 Maryland 89-75 for sixth straight win

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Just under a month ago, Minnesota reached the low point of its season with a loss to Maryland.

19 hrs ago
Earnhardt wants to win a title then ride into retirement

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Upon further review, hoisting a championship trophy is exactly how Dale Earnhardt Jr. wants to end his career.

19 hrs ago
Brewers' top prospects get first taste of camp

PHOENIX — Corey Ray, Lewis Brinson and Jacob Nottingham, tucked in the corner of the Milwaukee Brewers clubhouse, are among the top prospects in baseball but still have

19 hrs ago
Valley Sports Slate (Feb. 22-23)

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22

1 day ago
Girls playoff games moved to Thursday

Because of the winter weather expected Friday, several WIAA girls basketball regional semifinals have been moved to Thursday.

1 day ago
Memorial selling sectional final tickets

Eau Claire Memorial will sell tickets for Saturday’s WIAA boys hockey sectional final on Thursday and Friday in the athletic office.

1 day ago
Pitino has Gophers surging into NCAA Tournament

MINNEAPOLIS — This time a year ago, Richard Pitino was at the center of a storm in Minnesota. The Golden Gophers were a disaster on the court and a distraction off of

1 day ago
Toews gets hat trick for Hawks in 5-3 win over Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The relatively slow start to the season for Jonathan Toews has been buried by his recent surge.

1 day ago
Hauser, Heldt help Marquette cruise past St. John's, 93-71

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Sam Hauser tied a career-best with 19 points, including five 3-pointers, Matt Heldt had the first double-double of his career and Marquette cruised to

1 day ago
Valley Sports Slate (Feb. 21)

TUESDAY, FEB. 21

2 days ago
Football: Menomonie's Platter commits to play for Wisconsin

Menomonie junior linebacker Mason Platter gave an oral commitment to play football for the University of Wisconsin on Monday.

2 days ago
Football: Menomonie's Platter commits to play for Badgers

Menomonie junior linebacker Mason Platter gave an oral commitment to play football for the University of Wisconsin on Monday.

3 days ago