Gophers See Versatility In Burnsville's Kamal MartinThe Gophers landed a few locals in the spectacle of this year's signing day, including Burnsville quarterback Kamal Martin.
'U' Head Coach Finalizes Hires For Offensive Coordinator, Line CoachMinnesota coach Tracy Claeys has hired two assistant coaches for vacancies on his staff, including offensive coordinator Jay Johnson.
Frustrating Season For Gophers Ends With Bowl VictoryAt the end of this tumultuous 2015 season, Minnesota's maroon and gold colors revealed a silver lining. Finally, 11 years after their last postseason victory, the Gophers won a bowl game.
Lakeville Native Taking Over As Gophers Offensive CoordinatorJay Johnson will be the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Minnesota, after leaving the same positions at Louisiana-Lafayette. The Ragin' Cajuns said Johnson resigned Tuesday to join the Gophers.
2015 In Review: The Year In Local SportsMinnesota doesn't seem to lack anything in having big sports stories over the course of a year, and 2015 was no exception. Here's a look back at the crazy year that was Minnesota sports.
Gopher Football Signs 7 To Early 2016 Recruiting ClassUniversity of Minnesota football coach Tracy Claeys announced Wednesday that seven recruits have signed onto play for the Gophers. Wednesday was National Signing Day for junior college transfers and high school seniors planning to enroll early.
Gophers Football Gets Commitments From 2 Top TargetsAs the University of Minnesota football team gets ready to play in the Quick Lane Bowl on Dec. 28, head coach Tracy Claeys got a pair of verbal commitments from a couple top recruiting targets on Sunday.
Gophers To Face Central Michigan In Quick Lane BowlDespite falling short of official bowl eligibility with a 5-7 regular season, the University of Minnesota football team will play in another game this year. The school announced Sunday that the Gophers have accepted an invitation to play in the Quick Lane Bowl on Sunday, Dec. 28.
U Of M Names Dan O'Brien To Coaching StaffMinnesota has added Dan O'Brien to its coaching staff as a co-special teams coordinator and assistant defensive backs coach.
Gophers Coaches Limegrover, Zebrowski Won't Return Next SeasonMinnesota coach Tracy Claeys fired offensive coordinator Matt Limegrover and quarterbacks coach Jim Zebrowski on Sunday, acting swiftly and decisively as he embarks on his first offseason as a head coach.
For Gophers, Winning Axe From Wisconsin Would Mean Bowl EligibilityWhat will it take to beat Wisconsin? The Gophers have been trying to figure that out for the last decade, or more. The Badgers come to TCF Bank Stadium Saturday carrying the axe. The Gophers want it, and another trip to a bowl.
Tracy Claeys Named Gophers Head Football Coach, Signs 3-Year DealInterim coach Tracy Claeys has been named the head coach of the Gophers football team. University of Minnesota Interim Athletics Director Beth Goetz announced the news Wednesday morning, saying the University of Minnesota and Claeys signed a three-year contract.