This Grilled Mushroom Recipe Uses a Tiny Bit of Meat and Makes It Count

This Grilled Mushroom Recipe Uses a Tiny Bit of Meat and Makes It Count

MEAT CUTE This recipe for grilled maitake mushrooms includes a delicious vinaigrette made with bits of smoky, spicy soppressata. Photo: JENNY HUANG FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, FOOD STYLING BY SEAN DOOLEY, PROP STYLING BY CATHERINE PEARSON THE CHEF: MELISSA RODRIGUEZ Drawing: Michael Hoeweller Her Restaurants: Mel’s, in New York City; Al Coro and Discolo, … Read more

Moms fight for female athletes friend Lia Thomas controversy

Moms fight for female athletes friend Lia Thomas controversy

Don’t call them transphobic. An underground network of mothers of female athletes is marshaling forces after transgender swimmer Lia Thomas joined the women’s swim team at the University of Pennsylvania last fall and started beating her teammates. In March, Thomas became the first openly-transgender athlete to win an NCAA Division I national championship when she … Read more

Wisconsin sophomore forward Ben Carlson announces decision to transfer | Wisconsin Badgers Men’s Basketball

Wisconsin sophomore forward Ben Carlson announces decision to transfer |  Wisconsin Badgers Men's Basketball

University of Wisconsin men’s basketball sophomore Ben Carlson announced Wednesday that he is entering the transfer portal. The sophomore forward played in 32 of the team’s 33 games this season, missing one due to the flu. He started two games — against Providence when Johnny Davis was injured and the first loss to Michigan State, … Read more

Injuries plaguing several key Nebraska players during spring practice | Soccer

Injuries plaguing several key Nebraska players during spring practice |  Soccer

Nebraska passed the halfway point of spring workouts Thursday and continues to practice without multiple players who will figure prominently into next season. Tight end has been hit particularly hard, NU coach Scott Frost said. Along with Travis Vokolek, Chris Hickman and Chancellor Brewington, touted second-year freshman Thomas Fidone has missed time with injury as … Read more

It’s official: Mizzou hires Dennis Gates as basketball coach | Mizzou Sports News

It's official: Mizzou hires Dennis Gates as basketball coach |  Mizzou Sports News

COLUMBIA, Mo. — For the fifth time in 16 years, Missouri has a new men’s basketball coach. The UM System Board of Curators went into closed executive session Tuesday morning and approved the contract for newly hired coach Dennis Gates, the university announced 30 minutes later. Gates, 42, will be formally introduced at a press … Read more

How Dennis Gates’ rise from Chicago prep guard to Cal freshman captain leads him to Mizzou | Mizzou Sports News

How Dennis Gates' rise from Chicago prep guard to Cal freshman captain leads him to Mizzou |  Mizzou Sports News

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Twenty-five years ago, Dennis Gates was full of surprises on his recruiting visit to the Bay Area. Gates, one of several Division I prospects from his powerhouse high school team in Chicago, was in Berkeley, California, visiting the Cal campus when on his second day there, coach Ben Braun asked over breakfast … Read more

Mizzou prepared to hire Cleveland State’s Dennis Gates, pending Board approval | Mizzou Sports News

Mizzou prepared to hire Cleveland State's Dennis Gates, pending Board approval |  Mizzou Sports News

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Missouri is prepared to hire Cleveland State’s Dennis Gates as its next men’s basketball coach, pending approval from the UM System Board of Curators, sources confirmed Saturday. The Board must give 24 hours notice before holding a closed executive meeting to approve the contract. As of Saturday, the Board had not issued … Read more

Cuonzo Martin out as Missouri basketball coach | Mizzou Sports News

Cuonzo Martin out as Missouri basketball coach |  Mizzou Sports News

TAMPA, Fla. — Cuonzo Martin will not return next season as the head coach of the Missouri men’s basketball program, a source told the Post-Dispatch Friday, the day after the Tigers’ season ended in Tampa, Florida, with a second-round loss in the Southeastern Conference tournament. Mizzou officially announced the decision Friday evening. Martin, 50, leaves … Read more

Casey Thompson and Nebraska quarterbacks take center stage on Wednesday | Soccer

Casey Thompson and Nebraska quarterbacks take center stage on Wednesday |  Soccer

Nebraska’s quarterback competition took center stage after practice Wednesday. One by one, the most prominent members of football’s most prominent position fielded questions from media members after the Huskers completed the first third of their 15 spring workouts. Casey Thompson — in his first general interview since joining NU from the transfer portal in January … Read more