U.S. Women's Olympic Hockey Boasts 9 Players With Minnesota TiesThe U.S. women's hockey Olympic team has been finalized. A Minnesota-heavy roster was unveiled at the Winter Classic, outdoors in the state of hockey.
Gophers And Tommies Face Off On Ice For First Time EverThe Gophers are in their 101st season, while it's the Tommie's first as a Division I program. Sunday was their first-ever matchup.
2021 In Review: Minnesota's Top Sports StoriesFrom gold medal-winners to the Gophers reclaiming the axe to the emergence of young superstars, it was a year to remember for Minnesota sports fans. Here are the biggest Minnesota sports stories from 2021.
Gophers Beat West Virginia 18-6 In Guaranteed Rate BowlThe Gophers (9-4) overwhelmed the Mountaineers, holding them to 206 total yards to win their fifth straight bowl game, third under P.J. Fleck.
Gophers' Run D Will Be Tough Test For Mountaineers In Guaranteed Rate BowlThe Gophers were fifth nationally in total defense during the regular season, allowing 284.8 yards per game.
Gophers Beat Green Bay 72-56 For 3rd Straight WinJamison Battle scored 23 points, Payton Willis had 10 of his 14 in the second half and Minnesota got by Green Bay 72-56 on Wednesday.
No. 13 Michigan Tops Gophers With 25 Points From HillmonNaz Hillmon scored 17 of her 25 points in the second half on Sunday and No. 13 Michigan defeated Minnesota 73-61.
Battle Scores Season-High 27 As Gophers Beat Michigan 75-65Jamison Battle scored a season-high 27 points — with 21 coming after halftime — as Minnesota launched a ferocious rally in the second period to beat Michigan 75-65 on Saturday night.
Spartans Beat Gophers 75-67 In Big 10 OpenerGabe Brown, Malik Hall and Tyson Walker scored 15 points apiece for 19th-ranked Michigan State in a 75-67 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday night in the first Big Ten opener for Gophers coach Ben Johnson and the 27th for Spartans coach Tom Izzo.
Undefeated Gophers Getting Along Just Fine Under Ben Johnson"Getting guys who want to be here is so important, especially on that ground level when you're trying to build it," Ben Johnson said. "You've got to have the right pieces to help win the locker room."
Gophers Will Play West Virginia In Guaranteed Rate BowlThe Gophers are bowl-bound, set to play West Virginia in the Guaranteed Rate Bowl Dec. 28.