Gophers open volleyball season with 3-0 victory over Michigan State

Gophers open volleyball season with 3-0 victory over Michigan State

Minnesota’s volleyball team started its belated season with a match win over Michigan State on Saturday. The seventh-ranked Gophers swept the first of back-to-back matches against the Spartans, 25-18, 26-24, 25-16. Gophers volleyball player Adanna Rollins (University of Minnesota) The Gophers were led Adanna Rollins, who finished with 15 kills and hit .519, as they […]

A behind-the-scenes look at the empty Wild home opener

Nick Bjugstad took the ice for Friday’s morning skate at Xcel Energy Center, and his eyes immediately went to the stands. With no fans allowed inside the arena this season — aside from roughly 150 people comprised of family and friends — the Wild added a nice touch to game days by placing various high […]

Weekend Hot Topic, part 1: Most cliched video game tropes

Weekend Hot Topic, part 1: Most cliched video game tropes

Uncharted 2 – hang on! (pic: Sony) GameCentral readers discuss the most annoying cliches in gaming, from QTEs to boss battles and red barrels. The subject for this week’s Hot Topic was suggested by reader Gannet and covered anything from gameplay mechanics to game design to character and story moments or just anything else that […]