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October 1, 2017
After defensive breakdown, Gopher schedule shows few gimmies
MINNEAPOLIS — The beginning of the Gophers' Big Ten schedule this season appeared to be front-loaded with winnable games considered necessary to reach bowl eligibility. The foes — Maryland, Purdue, Michigan State and Illinois — went a combined 15-34 in 2016, with...
October 1, 2017 - 7:18pm
August 31, 2017
Rhoda takes the first snap for Gophers
MINNEAPOLIS — Gophers quarterback Conor Rhoda earned the start in the season opener against Buffalo on Thursday night,Aug. 31, at TCF Bank Stadium. Gophers coach P.J. Fleck announced late in fall camp that both Rhoda and Demry Croft would both play against the Bulls. He called...
August 31, 2017 - 10:34pm
August 5, 2017
Gophers see opportunity in recruiting changes
MINNEAPOLIS — Gophers football coach P.J. Fleck and his staff have sprinted out of the starting gate to net an abundance of oral commitments for the 2018 recruiting class. With four additions last weekend, Minnesota's 29th-ranked class now totals 23 pledges, which is third behind...
August 5, 2017 - 9:21pm
July 14, 2017
Ready for a change, top softball pitcher comes home to Gophers
MINNEAPOLIS — Sydney Smith can't really explain it. She was simply ready for a change. "I felt in my heart that I wanted something else," she said. "I saw my chance and I took it." After committing to Louisiana State as a sophomore at Maple Grove High School and spending two...
July 14, 2017 - 8:08pm
July 5, 2017
Former Gopher linebacker arrested on assault with a deadly weapon charges
FRISCO, Texas -- Former Gophers and current Dallas Cowboys linebacker Damien Wilson was arrested on two charges of aggravated assault with a...
July 5, 2017 - 3:06pm
May 21, 2017
Tide takes out Gophers
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — After the Minnesota Gophers were eliminated from the Tuscaloosa regional by host Alabama in a 1-0 pitchers duel, coach Jessica Allister told her team she was proud of them, but also had a message for the NCAA selection committee. "I think the unfortunate thing...
May 21, 2017 - 10:24pm
May 20, 2017
Alabama edges Gopher softball team 1-0
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — A day after the University of Minnesota scored 11 runs on nine hits, the Gophers met their match on the pitching circle in University of Alabama starter Alexis Osorio. The Gophers didn't get a hit until the eighth inning in Saturday's 1-0 loss. The loss snapped...
May 20, 2017 - 6:53pm
May 18, 2017
Big Ten softball coaches rally round the Gophers
MINNEAPOLIS — Big Ten softball coaches are a tight-knit group. Illinois coach Tyra Perry has received many well-wishes from the conference's...
May 18, 2017 - 11:49pm
May 4, 2017
Gophers softball team not afraid to think--and talk--big
MINNEAPOLIS — You won't catch members of the Gophers softball team reading from the book of sports cliches that so many athletes rely on. "We aren't overlooking anybody on the schedule." "We can't worry about what other teams are doing." "We have to take it one game at a time."...
May 4, 2017 - 7:50pm
April 11, 2017
Gophers keep NDSU bats silent in taking season series from Bison
FARGO—Some of the plumbing hasn't been turned on yet at Newman Outdoor Field. And when it comes to the North Dakota State offense, neither...
April 11, 2017 - 10:25pm
March 31, 2017
Former Gopher coach says program doesn't need a 'rebuild'
ST. PAUL — Former Gophers football coach Jerry Kill took exception to the claim that new Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck has to rebuild the...
March 31, 2017 - 9:18pm
March 2, 2017
UPDATE: Hottest team in Big 10 is Gophers, and they rip Cornhuskers to prove it
MINNEAPOLIS — The latest win in a stretch of eight straight for the Big Ten’s hottest team was the easiest yet, a no-doubter that turned...
March 2, 2017 - 8:24pm
November 27, 2014
Keep on proving: Bemidji's Kayla Hirt works her way into the starting lineup for Minnesota Gophers
MINNEAPOLIS -- With a new women's basketball coach taking over at the University of Minnesota, past performance meant little. And Kayla Hirt...
November 27, 2014 - 4:09pm
March 18, 2014
BASKETBALL: Bemidji native Hirt, Gophers hoping to succeed in NIT after NCAA snub
Kayla Hirt and her Minnesota women’s basketball teammates were disappointed Sunday when the Gophers did not make the NCAA tournament field. Instead...
March 18, 2014 - 10:32pm
November 30, 2013
Michigan State tops Gophers 14-3
By Dana Gauruder The Sports Xchange EAST LANSING Mich. -- Michigan State's No. 1 ranked defense held an opponent without a touchdown...
November 30, 2013 - 2:59pm