College Football Conference Championship Games PreviewConference championship weekend is upon us, here's how to watch each champion be crowned.
More Than Bragging Rights At Stake In Gophers-Badgers Rivalry GameBig Ten teams have been playing for buckets, bronzed pigs, jugs and more since around the turn of the 20th century. It's all a part of Midwestern football lore, and there's nothing like watching jubilant winners sprint to claim their prize when time expires.
Big Ten Will Play 6 Friday Night Games A Year Beginning In 2017The Big Ten will play six Friday night football games a year starting in 2017 and continuing through at least 2022, the conference announced Wednesday.
Sources: Arizona State Hockey Won’t Join Big TenTwo of Minnesota’s men’s college hockey teams will soon be playing conference games in the desert. But it won’t be the Gophers.
WCHA Pushing To Team With Big Ten, NCHC For Conference TournamentsIf you watched the Big Ten or WCHA conference hockey tournaments this weekend, you undoubtedly noticed a common theme. Lots and lots of empty seats.
Gophers Beat Rutgers 83-61 For 2nd Straight Big 10 VictoryThe Minnesota Golden Gophers had just picked up their second straight Big Ten win after a miserable 0-13 start to the conference season, but there was no wild celebration like their previous victory over Maryland last week.
Banham Sets Big Ten Record, Gophers Fall At Michigan State Aerial Powers scored a career-high 40 points and No. 25 Michigan State withstood Rachel Banham's 52 points that made her the Big Ten's all-time leading scorer to take a 114-106 victory over Minnesota on Sunday.
Gophers Stun No. 6 Maryland For Year's First Big 10 VictoryNate Mason had 18 points, six rebounds and six assists to help Minnesota get its first Big Ten win of the season with a stunning 68-63 upset of No. 6 Maryland on Thursday night.
Pitino Foresaw His Struggles With GophersWhen Richard Pitino took over at Minnesota, he told the administrators who hired him to anticipate some bumps along the road in building a consistent Big Ten contender. The third season, Pitino warned, would be especially taxing for the program.
Wilcats Maul Gophers 77-52Aaron Falzon tied his career-high with 20 points and Tre Demps added 13 as Northwestern defeated Minnesota 77-52 on Saturday. Joey van Zegeren added 11 points and Bryant McIntosh had 10 assists for the Wildcats (14-3, 2-2 in the Big Ten), who posted their biggest victory ever at Minnesota's Williams Arena.
Michigan State Bounces Back To Beat Gophers 69-61Bryn Forbes scored 20 points, making three 3-pointers in the second half to help top-ranked Michigan State stave off Minnesota for a 69-61 victory on Saturday in response to a loss at Iowa earlier in the week.
Carroll Helps Oklahoma State Slip By Gophers 62-60Jeffrey Carroll scored nine of his 12 points in the second half as Oklahoma State held on to beat Minnesota 62-60 in a neutral-site game at the Sanford Pentagon on Saturday night.