The word is Joe Coleman is getting a lot of inquiry from major colleges across the country since announcing he’s leaving the University of Minnesota. Richard Pitino is starting to make his imprint, including inquiring about a private workout area across from his office for personal player workouts.
In a ballroom in a downtown Minneapolis hotel sit the brightest young minds in college basketball. It’s an exclusive event. You can’t buy or even win your way in – you have to be invited to Villa 7. Mike Ellis is the Gophers associate athletic director and founder of Villa 7
The University of Alaska Anchorage is suspending its search for a head hockey coach in hopes of getting a more “robust” pool of candidates.
New Minnesota coach Richard Pitino has hired Dan McHale from Seton Hall to complete his staff.
University of North Dakota senior hockey forward Danny Kristo has been named to the U.S. team that will compete at the 2013 International Ice Hockey Federation World Championship.
St. Cloud State University plays in its first ever Frozen Four match on Thursday evening.
A Minnesota hockey team is on its way to a historical NCAA Frozen Four.
The college basketball season ended Monday night, but the competition continues for another big prize: Apple Valley’s Tyus Jones. Most figure Minnesota is a longshot to land Jones, the most coveted point guard in the country. But he continues to insist the Gophers have a chance.
Rick Pitino capped the greatest week of his life with the prize he wanted most of all.
Happy Face Or Sad Face With The Hire?
Richard Pitino got right to the point: He promised a fast-paced style at Minnesota that the Gophers will love to play and the fans will love to watch.
Saint Cloud State doesn’t have to dream about the season’s final weekend anymore.
Tubby Smith is in discussions with Texas Tech to become the next basketball coach for the Red Raiders.
Ryan McKay made 20 saves for his fourth shutout of the season and Miami (Ohio) beat Minnesota State 4-0 on Saturday in the NCAA Midwest Regional semifinals.
Joey Benik had two goals and an assist to help fourth-seeded St. Cloud State beat top-seeded Notre Dame 5-1 on Saturday in the NCAA Midwest Regional semifinals.
Michigan St. rips Wisconsin, while the big ten race to the top continues.
Ohio St used their 16-0 second-half run to get past Minnesota.