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Gophers QB Leidner Preps For Citrus Bowl

Like Teddy Bridgewater, the Minnesota Gophers’ staff carefully monitors the progress of its quarterback — Mitch Leidner. He heads to the Citrus Bowl, ready to take another step. Leidner has grown in the fall of 2014, making strides at a position where you better be good.

12/22/2014

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Gophers’ Nate Mason Named Big Ten Freshman Of The Week

The Big Ten Conference announced Monday that Nate Mason of the University of Minnesota has been named the league’s Freshman of the Week for men’s basketball.

12/22/2014

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Morris, Minnesota Beat Seattle 92-57

Carlos Morris scored a season-high 19 points, Mo Walker had 15 points and six rebounds and Minnesota romped past Seattle 92-57 Friday for its sixth straight victory. Andre Hollins and Nate Mason each added 15 points for the Gophers (9-2), who returned from an eight-day game break for final exams with another noncompetitive nonconference tuneup.

12/19/2014

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Supporters Want Duluth Women’s Hockey Coach Reinstated

Supporters of Shannon Miller and the rest of the Minnesota Duluth women’s hockey staff want them reinstated. Miller coached UMD to five NCAA national championships. But the university decided not to renew her contract after this season.

12/19/2014

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Diedhiou Admitted To Minnesota, Added To Roster

Minnesota freshman forward Gaston Diedhiou has been admitted to the university and added to the roster. The Gophers made the announcement Thursday that the 6-foot-9, 240-pound Diedhiou has joined the team and will be immediately eligible to play.

12/18/2014

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2014 In Review: Top Local Sports Headlines

It was another crazy year on the Minnesota sports scene with plenty of great moments, some tough times and two coaches dismissed. Throw in a national title that nobody will remember on the college scene, and it’s been another very interesting year depending on which sports team you follow most.

12/18/2014

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Gophers Fans Getting More Flights To Citrus Bowl

There is a lot of excitement over the University of Minnesota’s football team’s upcoming appearance at the Citrus Bowl — so much so that there’s a shortage of flights to Florida.

12/18/2014

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Gophers’ Shae Kelley Earns Big Ten Weekly Honor

University of Minnesota senior forward Shae Kelley was named to the Big Ten Player of the Week Honor Roll on Tuesday. Kelley scored 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead the Gophers to a win at North Dakota last week.

12/16/2014

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Gophers’ Walker Named Big Ten Player Of The Week

For the second straight week, a University of Minnesota men’s basketball player received recognition from the Big Ten Conference. Senior center Mo Walker was named the league’s Player of the Week on Monday.

12/15/2014

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Cobb, Wilson Talk Gophers Football On Rosen’s Sports Sunday

There’s a buzz around the University of Minnesota campus and for the first time in a very long time, it’s surrounding the Gophers football program.

12/15/2014

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Banham Hurts Knee, Out For Rest Of Gophers Season

Minnesota senior point guard Rachel Banham will miss the rest of the season after injuring her right knee. Coach Marlene Stollings made the announcement Thursday. Stollings says Banham suffered a torn ACL in her knee Wednesday in the first half of the Gophers’ win at North Dakota.

12/11/2014

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Hollins Leads Minnesota To 85-57 Victory Over Southern

Andre Hollins scored 24 points as Minnesota defeated Southern 85-57 on Wednesday night. Mo Walker and Carlos Morris each scored 11 points while DeAndre Mathieu added 10 points and five assists for the Gophers (8-2), who shot 54.7 percent from the field and led by as many as 37 points in the second half.

12/10/2014

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8 Great Sports Moments At TCF Bank Stadium

For years, college football fans had been clamoring for an on-campus stadium for the University of Minnesota. They got it, and now the Gophers are sharing it with the Minnesota Vikings and even the Minnesota State High School League.

12/10/2014

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Gophers’ Reilly Named Big Ten’s First Star Of The Week

Mike Reilly of the University of Minnesota men’s hockey team was named the Big Ten’s First Star of the Week on Tuesday after the Gophers took four out of a possible six league points at Michigan State last weekend.

12/09/2014

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Gophers Freshman Josh Martin To Transfer

Minnesota freshman power forward Josh Martin has decided to transfer from the program.

12/08/2014

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Gophers Battle Mizzou In Citrus Bowl

Minnesota was a 4.5-point underdog going into the game with Missouri, their first New Year’s Day bowl game in more than half a century.

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Gophers Upset Nebraska

No. 24-ranked Nebraska came into TCF Bank Stadium and walked out a loser, as Minnesota nabbed a 34-23 win.

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Ohio State Defeats Minnesota, 71-45

Ohio St used their 16-0 second-half run to get past Minnesota.

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Gophers Lose Bowl Game

The Golden Gophers gave up a fourth-quarter lead and lost 34-31 in the Meineke Car Care of Texas Bowl to Texas Tech.

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