WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-white01, ww color white

Minnesota Gophers

Rams Head Coach Shaka Smart

Shaka Smart Staying At VCU

Highly sought VCU head men’s basketball coach Shaka Smart is staying put, according to a national source.

03/27/2013

(credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Minnesota Sets Out To Replace Tubby Smith

When Norwood Teague took over as athletic director at Minnesota, he knew it would take a little time for him to get up to speed with all the intricacies of major college football.

03/26/2013

(credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Rally Falls Short As Minnesota Season Ends 78-64

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.

03/24/2013

(credit: CBS)

Gophers Get Perfect Season With NCAA Women’s Title

Amanda Kessel scored twice, and the Gophers breezed by Boston University 6-3 on Sunday to finish the first perfect season in the 13-year history of NCAA women’s hockey.

03/24/2013

(credit: Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

4 Gopher Teams, 4 Paramount Games

Friday’s a big night for Gopher athletics. Four Gopher teams — the men’s and women’s hockey and basketball teams are competing in prime time tournaments tonight.

03/22/2013

Tubby Smith

Gophers’ Smith, UCLA’s Howland Feeling Pressure

When Minnesota and UCLA meet Friday in the NCAA tournament, the winning coach just might put the loser out of his job.

03/21/2013

(credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Can Gophers Upset UCLA?

How does the No. 11-seeded Gophers men’s basketball team recover from a three-game losing skid to beat No. 6-seeded UCLA in the NCAA tournament?

03/20/2013

(credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Jumper Lifts Illinois Over Minnesota, 51-49

If he has hit a bigger shot than this, Brandon Paul couldn’t remember it. He’d have a hard time matching it. Paul nailed a fadeaway jumper at the buzzer and finished with 25 points to lead Illinois to a 51-49 victory over Minnesota in the first round of the Big Ten tournament on Thursday.

03/14/2013

(credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Purdue Takes Control, Blows Out Minnesota 89-73

D.J. Byrd and Rapheal Davis each scored 18 points as Purdue rolled past Minnesota 89-73 on Saturday.

03/09/2013

(credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Gophs Try To Get Road Game Back On Track At Purdue

The good news for Minnesota is that the last true road game of the season is this weekend.

03/08/2013

(credit: J. Meric/Getty Images)

Gophers Amidst A WCHA Logjam For The Title

The Gopher men’s hockey team winds up the regular WCHA season this weekend at Bemidji State in one of the wildest finishes in recent memory.

03/07/2013

(credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Minnesota Blows Out Penn State 73-44

Trevor Mbakwe had 13 points and 13 rebounds and Minnesota held Penn State scoreless for the first 11 minutes of the game to cruise to a 73-44 victory on Saturday.

03/02/2013

(credit: CBS)

Minnesota Women Upset No. 7 Penn State 89-81

Minnesota saved its best performance of the season for the last home game on the schedule. The Gophers hope this win can carry over into tournament time.

02/28/2013

(credit: CBS)

Rehashing The Gophers’ Monumental Win Over IU

What made the Gophers’ win over No. 1-ranked Indiana all the more stunning was how poorly the Gophers have been playing with back-to-back 20-point plus losses on the road.

02/27/2013

(credit: CBS)

Mbakwe, Minnesota Take Down No. 1 Indiana 77-73

Trevor Mbakwe had 21 points and 12 rebounds to help Minnesota take down No. 1 Indiana 77-73 on Tuesday night, the seventh time the top-ranked team in The Associated Press’ poll has lost a game this season.

02/26/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,870 other followers