The State of Hockey has waited long enough to host a game outdoors. Minnesota announced on Tuesday that it will play Ohio State in a game at the football team’s TCF Bank Stadium on Jan. 17 in the Hockey City Classic.
University of Minnesota Athletics Director Norwood Teague joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning Thursday to share the excitement of Gopher football opening night.
Ra’Shede Hageman is perhaps the premier attraction on the team as his final season for Minnesota begins, and that’s not a surprise given the acclaim he carried as a recruit four years ago.
University of Minnesota Athletic director Norwood Teague is excited about the direction his Gopher football program is headed,
Minnesota wide receiver Devin Crawford-Tufts won’t play for the football team this season, to focus on track and field instead.
Shooting guard Malik Smith will be able to play for Minnesota this season after coming from Florida International with coach Richard Pitino.
Gary Wilson has been coaching track and cross country since he got out of college. Last week, at age 66, he decided to hang up the stop watch and retired from the University of Minnesota.
Joe Martinson knows exactly who he is. The Minnetonka senior pitcher doesn’t step into the batter’s box, or take to the field – his focus revolves solely around the mound.
Guard Joe Coleman is the first Minnesota player to transfer after the coaching change this season. The Golden Gophers announced Wednesday that Coleman has been granted a release from his scholarship.
Daquein McNeil is following Richard Pitino to Minnesota.
Just over a week after making his first big hire at Minnesota, athletic director Norwood Teague says he couldn’t be happier to have landed Richard Pitino as his basketball coach.
The final count is in for the Minnesota men’s hockey team. The Gophers have lost five players early to the pros.
Virginia’s Shaka Smart has been confirmed on the Gophers’ short list, but Flip Saunders is a long shot, according to Mike Max’s sources.
Mike Rosario scored 25 points and Florida used an overpowering first half to roll past Minnesota and into the NCAA tournament round of 16 for third consecutive year with a 78-64 win Sunday in the South Regional.
The Minnesota Golden Gophers were ranked as high eighth in the country, and then they weren’t ranked at all. They beat No. 1 Indiana, and then they lost to Nebraska.