Gophers Facing Restraining Order Will Get Ruling Before Purdue GameFive Minnesota players barred by a restraining order from the team's stadium will soon learn whether they'll be cleared for the next home game.
Richard Pitino Starts Critical Fourth Season With GophersRichard Pitino enters his fourth season at Minnesota coming off a disastrous 2-16 finish in the Big Ten and with a new boss watching over the program.
Gophers RB Rodney Smith Earns Big Ten HonorRodney Smith had 257 all-purpose yards and two touchdowns in Saturday's win, and he was named the Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.
Leidner, Gophers Hang On To Beat Rutgers 34-32Emmitt Carpenter's 28-yard field goal with 10 seconds left helped Minnesota survive for a 34-32 victory against Rutgers on Saturday.
Leidner Starts At QB For Gophers Vs. RutgersFifth-year senior quarterback Mitch Leidner started for Minnesota on Saturday against Rutgers after missing last week's game with a concussion.
Gophers, Rutgers Relying On Backup QBs In 1st-Ever MatchupAfter opening the Big Ten season on a two-game skid, Minnesota found a way to right itself with a backup quarterback. Rutgers is hoping for similar results this week.
4 Gopher Wrestlers Suspended Until January For Violating Team RulesFour Gophers wrestlers have been suspended until January for a violation of team rules.
Gophers Football Adds Georgia Southern To 2019 ScheduleMinnesota has finalized an agreement to play Georgia Southern at home during the 2019 season.
Gophers Leidner Listed As Out Against Rutgers SaturdayMitch Leidner, who missed the Maryland game with a concussion, is listed as out against Rutgers on Tuesday's position chart.
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.
Minnesota, Maryland Facing QB Questions Ahead Of Saturday's GameComing off its worst offensive performance of the season, Minnesota will start a former walk-on quarterback at Maryland on Saturday.
Gophers Sheehy Named Big Ten's First StarUniversity of Minnesota sophomore Tyler Sheehy was named the Big Ten's First Star of the Week after the Gopher men's hockey team swept Alaska-Anchorage to open the season.