Teams from across Minnesota will put their robots through the paces Saturday at the Minnesota State High School League’s second annual State Robotics Tournament. Nearly 800 students will battle their robots and try to take home the top prize.
New University of Minnesota men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino’s arrival at Williams Arena wasn’t quite the reception Tubby Smith received six years ago.
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Thousands of high school students are expected to pack the university’s Williams and Mariucci arenas for the Minnesota Regional FIRST Robotics Competitions Friday and Saturday.
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.
They did something that had not been done before in the school’s history – made the state tournament. It ended early for Upsala High School, but the team showed how high school sports can energize and entire community.
Minnesota athletic director Norwood Teague says a basketball practice facility is a top priority among the department’s goals for Gophers sports.
It’s one of the oldest buildings in college basketball, but Williams Arena has never seen a scene quite like Tuesday night.
After a season of liquor sales at TCF Bank Stadium, a state lawmaker wants to allow hockey and basketball fans at the University of Minnesota to buy beer and wine.
Andre Hollins had 22 points and six assists and Rodney Williams added 15 points and six rebounds to lift No. 9 Minnesota to a 76-63 victory over No. 18 Michigan State on Monday.
University of Minnesota officials announced Thursday plans to make improvements at both Williams Arena and Mariucci Arena before the start of the 2012-13 seasons there.
There is another big basketball tournament this weekend, and the players are all robots.
Gopher basketball coach Tubby Smith had an upbeat conversation with Dave Lee on Thursday morning.
Gopher basketball coach Tubby Smith called in to the WCCO Morning News on Thursday
The Minnesota men’s basketball team has arrived at the official start of the season.
The Minnesota men’s basketball team will start the new season with a full slate of skills competition and an intrasquad scrimmage.
The Gophers will start the Big Ten men’s basketball season with back-to-back road games against Illinois and Michigan. The conference schedule was released Wednesday.
A University of St. Thomas math professor is banned from the Sports Pavilion and Williams Arena for one year, after he punched Minnesota mascot Goldy Gopher in the face.
The team announced earlier this week that Monday’s tickets are general admission and seats are a first-come, first-serve basis until the space runs out. But some season ticket holders say that leaves them out in the cold.
To watch the excitement of a Gophers basketball game, you’ll need to get down to the Williams Arena. The 80-year-old building is a historic part of the university, but it can still hold more than […]