A couple of Gophers are All Big Ten!
With a 8-2 record and four-straight wins in the Big 10, the Gopher football has been the feel-good story of the fall. Now in year three of the Coach Jerry Kill era, the perception of the Gopher football program is changing. Gopher linebacker Damien Wilson says fans have been shocked by the team’s success. “They’re getting used to it,” Wilson said. “Everybody’s excited around here.”
Anyone wondering how tough the Big Ten will be this season should take a look at Iowa’s plight.
Michigan State has surged to the top of the Big Ten standings, winning five straight, including a game at Ohio State, to snatch sole possession of first place.
Penn State shocks Illinois. Nebraska knocks off Indiana. Minnesota wins at Indiana. Northwestern beats Michigan State. Iowa stuns Michigan.
The Gophers women’s basketball team is trying to get back on track after a 4-5 start to the season.
Minnesota and Purdue have something unfortunate in common: They are both in desperate need of a win with their seasons on the brink of disaster.
NO ONE’S EVER ASKED ME ABOUT HOW I COME UP WITH THE IDEAS FOR THESE VIGNETTES, SO I THOUGHT I’D SHARE THE PATH THAT LED ME TO THIS WEEK’S STORY. EVERY MONDAY A NEW FOOTBALL […]