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St. Thomas drops second consecutive Tommie-Johnnie

Sunday, September 28, 2014 8:53 PM
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St. Thomas outgained St. John’s 440-379 in total yardage, but the Tommies couldn’t overcome four critical turnovers in the fourth quarter that ended key drives.

Public Safety reports 1 arrest, 11 intoxicated fans at Tommie-Johnnie

Saturday, September 27, 2014 7:46 PM
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Saturday’s record-setting crowd of 12,483 fans brought high energy but also created challenges for St. Thomas Public Safety and the St. Paul Police Department.

Turnovers doom the Tommies

Saturday, September 27, 2014 4:10 PM
Running back Jack Kaiser runs into a wall of St. John's defenders. St. John's defeated St. Thomas 24-14 Saturday at O'Shaughnessy Stadium. (Jake Remes/TommieMedia)

Despite running back Jack Kaiser’s third quarter touchdown run that cut the score to 21-14, the St. Thomas football team lost to St. John’s 24-14 Saturday at O’Shaughnessy Stadium.

Tommies trail the Johnnies at half

Saturday, September 27, 2014 2:24 PM
Defensive backs Bennet Celichowski and A.J. Stetson bring down a Johnnie ballcarrier. St. Thomas trailed St. John's 14-7 at halftime. (Jake

Running back Brenton Braddock’s 3-yard touchdown proved to be all the scoring the St. Thomas football team could muster in the first half, as St. John’s leads St. Thomas 14-7.

Quarterbacks will define 2014 MIAC season

Friday, September 26, 2014 5:21 PM
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Sports Editor Tom Pitzen anticipates the battle for the MIAC title will be a four-horse race between St. Thomas, Bethel, Gustavus and Concordia.

In Depth – Riots and rivalries

Friday, September 26, 2014 8:51 AM
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Public Safety Crime Prevention Officer, Wells Farnham, joins reporter Simeon Lancaster to discuss the possibilities of riots at the annual Tommie-Johnnie game.

The Locker Room with Glenn Caruso – Sept. 25, 2014

Thursday, September 25, 2014 8:26 PM
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Football coach Glenn Caruso, quarterback Matt O’Connell and offensive lineman David Simmet join reporter Jordan Kruger in The Locker Room.

Tommie-Johnnie throughout the years

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 9:38 PM
Infographic by designer Elle Jackson

The tradition and magnitude of the Tommie-Johnnie rivalry have increased since its humble beginnings on Thanksgiving Day, 1901.

St. Thomas football seeks revenge against St. John’s

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 9:37 PM
Quarterback Matt O'Connell slings a pass during the first half of last year's football game against St. John's. Coach Glenn Caruso said O'Connell is expected to start in Saturday's matchup after recovering from a lower-body injury he suffered in the game against Wisconsin-La Crosse. (Andrew Stafford/TommieMedia)

The No. 10-ranked St. Thomas football team enters Saturday’s game unbeaten, while St. John’s comes in with a 2-1 overall record.

Football players reflect on Tommie-Johnnie

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 8:22 PM
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As the Tommie-Johnnie game approaches this weekend, TommieMedia asked football players what the rivalry means to them.

Football team joins forces to tackle cancer

Sunday, September 14, 2014 9:15 PM
Coach Glenn Caruso walks with his team onto the field to face Wisconsin-La Crosse Saturday. In 2012, Caruso decided to make St. Thomas the first university in Minnesota to host a Tackle Cancer game. (Jake Remes/TommieMedia)

Cancer was St. Thomas’ focus as the football team joined forces with the Randy Shaver Cancer Research and Community Fund to raise money.

St. Thomas offense trumps La Crosse

Saturday, September 13, 2014 8:52 PM
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Wide receiver Nick Waldvogel’s first quarter touchdown reception proved to be all the scoring the Tommies needed in a 46-0 thrashing of Wisconsin-La Crosse Saturday.

Tommies clip Eagles’ wings

Saturday, September 13, 2014 4:18 PM
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The St. Thomas football team held the Wisconsin-La Crosse Eagles to 129 total yards in a 46-0 drubbing Saturday.

Defense propels Tommies to first-half lead

Saturday, September 13, 2014 2:39 PM
St. Thomas quarterback Matt O'Connell is carried off the field. O'Connell threw for 66 yards and a touchdown in the first half, along with 64 rushing yards. (Jake Remes/TommieMedia)

An explosive defense and two touchdowns by running back Nick Waldvogel helped the St. Thomas football team take a 21-0 halftime lead over the Wisconsin-La Crosse Eagles.

Tommie football to take on new opponent

Thursday, September 11, 2014 10:17 PM
Running back Brenton Braddock cuts through the Eau Claire defense last Saturday. Braddock recognized the different preparation strategies from last week’s game to this week’s against La Crosse. (Jake Remes/TommieMedia)

Saturday’s game will mark the first time the Tommies have faced Wisconsin-La Crosse during coach Glenn Caruso’s six seasons at St. Thomas.