• Coaching group ‘concerned’ over lack of minority hires

    A group representing and advocating for minority coaches in college sports said Wednesday it was concerned that the football hiring season will pass without a single minority candidate filling an open position.

  • Minnesota United names Heath as coach for 1st MLS season

    Adrian Heath, left, the new head coach of Minnesota United FC, and  United FC sporting director Manny Lagos pose during an MLS soccer press conference introducing Heath, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 in Golden Valley, Minn. (Elizabeth Flores /Star Tribune via AP)

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As Minnesota United makes its long-awaited move to Major League Soccer, the franchise has pegged a coach with expansion experience to lead the charge.

  • Jazz win 3rd straight, 112-103 over Timberwolves

    Utah Jazz's George Hill, left, drives around Minnesota Timberwolves' Nemanja Bjelica of Serbia in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Utah Jazz coach Quin Snyder was asked about the key to his team’s defense. Before the reporter could even finish the question, Snyder blurted out, “Rudy. Gobert.”