Gophers Freshmen Among Big Ten Rookie StandoutsWith 58 freshmen, Minnesota leads the FBS with 51.7 percent of players on the roster in their first year of eligibility.
No. 25 Gopher Women Pound Xavier, 78-53Kenisha Bell scored 18 points, Taiye Bello had 11 points and 16 rebounds and No. 25 Minnesota beat Xavier 78-53 on Wednesday night.
Minnesota Enters Women's AP Top 25Getting ranked so quickly wasn't on Lindsay Whalen's mind when she took over the head coaching job at Minnesota this season.
Lindsay Whalen's Gophers Trounce New Hampshire 70-49 In Her Coaching DebutLindsay Whalen will take the court with her new team in the opener against New Hampshire, one of the most-anticipated debuts in women's college basketball this year. Three months after announcing her retirement from the WNBA, Whalen has begun her full-time focus on the program she once helped build.
Eagan Volleyball Ace Ellie Husemann Going To The GophersEagan's volleyball team has won three of the last five state titles. The Wildcats will play in their sixth-straight state championship game Friday, a run that is simply remarkable. And one player has been in the program for them all, and her time in the spotlight is only beginning.
Lindsay Whalen Ready For Coaching Debut With GophersLindsay Whalen will be making her coaching debut Friday night, leading the University of Minnesota women’s basketball team in its season opener at Williams Arena.
UMN’s Former Ticketing Director Charged In Ticket Fraud SchemeThe former head of sports ticket sales at the University of Minnesota has been charged in a ticket fraud scheme.
Coffey Leads Balanced Gophers Past Omaha, 104-76Amir Coffey scored 18 points in 24 minutes as the Gophers opened the season with a 104-76 win over Nebraska-Omaha.
Fleck Looks For Defensive Improvement After Firing CoordinatorAfter watching long gain after long gain by Illinois last weekend, Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck knew a change had to be made to his defense.
Gophers Rashod Bateman Earns Big Ten Weekly HonorRashod Bateman finished with seven catches for 175 yards and two touchdowns in Saturday’s 55-31 loss at Illinois.
Gophers PJ Fleck Fires Defensive Coordinator Robb SmithUniversity of Minnesota football coach PJ Fleck announced Sunday night that defensive coordinator Robb Smith has been relieved of his duties.
Gophers’ Eric Curry Out 4-6 Weeks After Knee SurgeryGophers sophomore forward Eric Curry will miss four to six weeks after having left knee surgery, coach Richard Pitino said Monday.