Writing WR: Wolitarsky Will Leave Minnesota With Much WisdomDrew Wolitarsky will leave Minnesota without a Big Ten championship or a high-profile bowl victory, with losses by the Gophers in the majority of their trophy games against longstanding rivals.
Smith Runs For 2 TDs As Gophers Beat Terrapins 31-10Rodney Smith ran for 144 yards and two touchdowns, Conor Rhoda threw for a score in his first career start and Minnesota defeated error-prone Maryland 31-10 Saturday.
Iowa Keeps Floyd Of Rosedale From Minn. In 14-7 LossAkrum Wadley broke off a 54-yard touchdown run with 5:28 left and Iowa hung on to beat Minnesota 14-7 on Saturday.
Minnesota Welcomes LB Coach Mike Sherels Back To SidelineMinnesota has reinstated Mike Sherels as linebackers coach, following a two-month medical leave for a life-threatening intestinal illness that required multiple surgeries.
Gopher Football Players Accused of Sex Assault ReinstatedThe four suspended players on Minnesota's defense have been reinstated to the team.
Ankle Injury To Keep Gophers' Devers Out Of Penn State GameMinnesota freshman defensive end Tai'yon Devers will miss the game at Penn State because of a left ankle injury.
Minnesota Gophers Beat Colorado State 31-24The Gopher football team finished its nonconference schedule 3-0, after a 31-24 win over Colorado State Saturday afternoon.
Leidner Throws 4 TDs As Gophers Rout Indiana StateMitch Leidner completed 20 of 30 passes for 295 yards and four touchdowns on Saturday as Minnesota rolled to 592 total yards in a 58-28 win over Indiana State.
Gopher Fans Wear #11ForJacobIt has been an emotional week for Minnesotans who have followed Jacob Wetterling's disappearance. The 27-year-old mystery came to an end last Friday when authorities recovered his remains from a farm in Paynesville.
Leidner, Gophers To Start Season Against Oregon StateThe left foot is fully repaired and rehabilitated after playing through the pain last season, and Mitch Leidner has lost 20 pounds. Minnesota's fifth-year senior quarterback is primed for a strong finish.
State Fair, Sporting Events Will Test Thursday Night CommuteWhether you're a fan, fair-goer or everyday commuter, getting around the Twin Cities Thursday evening will test your patience.
London Has Unfinished Business At East RidgeMaybe Dominik London is successful because he likes it at Woodbury's East Ridge High School, where the toughest part of the game is on the practice field.