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Apr 9, 2016

Blaise Andries commits to Minnesota

Class of 2017 four-star offensive tackle Blaise Andries has committed to Minnesota, giving the Golden Gophers their first commitment for...

Mar 30, 2016

Minnesota reinstates three players

The University of Minnesota’s men’s basketball team has reinstated the three players it suspended when freshman guard Kevin Dorsey had...

Feb 29, 2016

Minnesota suspends three players after one posts sex tape online

Think before you tweet. That is the No. 1 rule of social media, but Minnesota Golden Gophers freshmen Kevin Dorsey...

Jerry Kill, Minnesota part ways after talks over new role break down

Former Minnesota coach Jerry Kill and the university have officially parted ways after an agreement over what Kill’s new role...

Feb 24, 2016

Mitch Leidner hopes to be ready for spring training

The Minnesota Golden Gophers are looking to improve off their Quick Lane Bowl in December in 2016. One big thing...

Feb 24, 2016

Minnesota women’s basketball player attracts attention from Kobe Bryant

Senior guard Rachel Banham of the Minnesota Gophers tied an NCAA record on Sunday Feb. 7, putting up 60 points...

Feb 10, 2016

Jan 1, 2016

3 Minnesota alums qualify for Olympic Trials

Three former Minnesota Golden Gopher wrestlers — Scott Schiller, Pat Smith and Tony Nelson — came away from Las Vegas...

Sep 19, 2015

“Gopher Specialists” still churning out great tweets

Just a little under a year ago, the Minnesota Gophers’ special teams’ sassy Twitter account  made headlines when a shot...

Sep 4, 2015

Minnesota uses giant ‘Gopher’ to distract kickers

On the opening day of college football, Minnesota hosted No. 2 TCU. In case you were unaware, Minnesota’s mascot is...

Sep 3, 2015

Minnesota official leaves facing sexual harassment claims

The Minnesota athletics programs has been taking pretty big hits in the administrative department. Earlier this summer, Athletic Director Norwood...

Aug 30, 2015

Jerry Kill: Minnesota offense going back to the huddle

Minnesota head coach Jerry Kill has decided not to implement a no-huddle style offense after utilizing during spring practices and...

Aug 30, 2015

Minnesota creates arcade game to hype TCU match-up

You guys remember Frogger right? It was one of the simplest arcade games of all time, but it was still...

Aug 28, 2015

Minnesota RB Rodrick Williams has an awesome pet lizard

Today, in the world of athletes with unique pets, we focus on Minnesota Golden Gophers running back Rodrick Williams Jr....

Aug 26, 2015

Richard Pitino gets extension, comments on Teague

Minnesota Golden Gophers head men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino has received a contract extension that will keep him with the...

Aug 22, 2015

Minnesota, Oregon mascots have odd Twitter conversation

The most exciting part about college football games is obviously the action happening on the field. Halftime can usually be...

Aug 19, 2015

New complaints filed against Norwood Teague

The water surrounding former University of Minnesota athletic director Norwood Teague has gotten hotter as new sexual harassment complaints have...

Aug 14, 2015

Jerry Kill gets one-year extension from Minnesota

Minnesota Golden Gophers head football coach Jerry Kill has received a one-year contract extension from the university. The university made...

Aug 13, 2015

Beth Goetz named Minnesota’s interim AD

The University of Minnesota has named Beth Goetz as its interim athletic director after Norwood Teague stepped down last week...

Aug 11, 2015

Minnesota, VCU spent $300k to settle Teague complaints

The unfortunate saga of former Minnesota and VCU AD Norwood Teague continues today, and in a manner that could bring...

Aug 10, 2015

Former Minnesota AD sexually harassed beat reporter

Former Minnesota AD Norwood Teague resigned from his position last week after allegations of sexual harassment surfaced, and now we...

Aug 7, 2015

Minnesota AD resigns over ‘inappropriate texts’

University of Minnesota Athletic Director Norwood Teague has resigned from his position and plans to seek alcohol counseling after sending...

Aug 2, 2015

4-star WR Dredrick Snelson commits to Minnesota

Class of 2016 four-star wide receiver Dredrick Snelson, out of Flanagan High School in Pembroke Pines, Florida, near Fort Lauderdale,...

Jul 31, 2015

Jerry Kill has been seizure-free for over a year

Minnesota Golden Gophers head football coach Jerry Kill has struggled with seizures in the past due to his epilepsy, but...

Jul 23, 2015

Puerto Rico tip-off matchups announced

Although the college basketball season is months away, as fans we can get excited about the potential  non-conference matchups that...

Jul 3, 2015

Chris Obekpa to visit Minnesota this weekend

Former St. John’s Red Storm center Chris Obekpa will visit the University of Minnesota this weekend. Amelia Rayno of the ...

Jul 1, 2015

Richard Pitino comments on Jarvis Johnson situation

Jarvis Johnson, at one point, was a four-star recruit who was signed and ready to play for the University of...

Jun 15, 2015

Minnesota’s Jarvis Johnson not medically cleared

University of Minnesota incoming freshman and four-star point guard Jarvis Johnson will not be medically cleared to play this season,...

Jun 11, 2015

Richard Pitino gets $400,000 raise from Minnesota

Minnesota Golden Gophers head basketball coach Richard Pitino is set to have his annual salary bumped to $1.6 million, after...

May 29, 2015

De’Niro Laster leaving Minnesota to be closer to home

The Minnesota Golden Gophers are down a linebacker after former three-star recruit De’Niro Laster announced his decision to leave the...

May 26, 2015

Texas A&M’s Davonte Fitzgerald to Transfer to Minnesota

Former Texas A&M forward Davonte Fitzgerald is set to leave the university and head north to Minnesota. Ryan James of...

May 7, 2015

Richard Pitino Seriously Considered Alabama Job

Richard Pitino has done a fine job in two seasons as head coach of the Minnesota Golden Gophers but if...

May 6, 2015

Minnesota TE Duke Anyanwu Receives Sixth Year of Eligibility

Minnesota Golden Gophers tight end Duke Anyanwu had his medical hardship waiver approved by the NCAA and will return to...

Apr 23, 2015

Minnesota promotes home opener with Frogger graphic

Give the Minnesota Golden Gophers points for tapping into everyone’s inner vintage video game nerd when promoting next season’s home...

Apr 9, 2015

Four-time All-American Logan Storley eyeing UFC gold

Logan Storley is one of the most successful wrestlers to step onto the mat for the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Storley,...

Apr 3, 2015

Richard Pitino addresses job rumors

Don’t worry, Minnesota Golden Gophers fans. Richard Pitino isn’t going anywhere. There have been a number of head basketball coaching...

Feb 21, 2015

Preview: (5) Wisconsin vs. Minnesota

This weekend’s key Big Ten matchup features basketball’s edition of the Battle of Paul Bunyan’s Axe, as the Golden Gophers...

Nov 30, 2014

Rivalry Week Recap: (14) Wisconsin vs. (22) Minnesota

Minnesota and Wisconsin were fighting for more than just bragging rights and a home for Paul Bunyan’s axe for the...

Aug 27, 2014

Minnesota Recruit Denied Admission To School

The Minnesota basketball program got some unfortunate news Tuesday when it was announced that Senegalese recruit Gaston Diedhiou was not...

Jul 23, 2014

Big Ten Transfer Departures & Arrivals: Part I

If you thoroughly understand the NCAA transfer rules and can explain them to me in depth, please email the address...