Tap Talk: Tailgating With Not Your Father's Root BeerIt's no secret that the craft beer scene has exploded in Minnesota. So much so, that the number of breweries in the state has surpassed the number Minnesota had prior to prohibition.
Minnesotan To Meet: Darrell Thompson Of Bolder OptionsDarrell Thompson is the executive director for Bolder Options. It's an organization that lines kids up with adult mentors that also includes sports. It's what makes Thompson this week's Minnesotan to Meet.
With 31 Points, Hollins Leads Minnesota Past Rutgers 89-80Andre Hollins spun around after swishing a 3-pointer on the second straight possession, flashing a wide smile as he held up three fingers next to his forehead.
Gophers Get Down To Business As Bowl Game NearsIt's down to business for the Gophers football squad. The University of Minnesota team is on the ground in Orlando, Florida ahead of its Jan. 1 Citrus Bowl matchup with Missouri. The Gophers were headed to a high school field Friday for a 75-minute practice.
Gophers Fans Getting More Flights To Citrus BowlThere is a lot of excitement over the University of Minnesota's football team's upcoming appearance at the Citrus Bowl -- so much so that there's a shortage of flights to Florida.
Isaac Kolstad Tells Of Recovery From Near Fatal FightOn Monday, for the first time, Isaac Kolstad shared his own story with WCCO.
J Robinson’s Camp Is All About The Meaning Of Hard Work Gopher Wrestling coach J Robinson has built a legendary 28-day wrestling camp, where kids come across the country for a month straight of training. But the training is not what you might think.
Gopher Maverick Ahanmisi Plays ‘Best Basketball’ During Final Season's Final GamesWhen DeAndre Mathieu got hurt, Maverick Ahanmisi got his chance he’d been waiting his entire college career for. In what could have been the senior’s last college game, he scored a career-high 21 points in the Gophers' opening-round win over High Point University.
Gopher Women To Host No. 21 Purdue The Gopher women's basketball team's NCAA tournament chances could be at stake when Minnesota hosts No. 21 Purdue Thursday night.
Sophomore Ellenson Leaves Minn. Basketball Team Minnesota sophomore Wally Ellenson has left the basketball program. Gopher basketball coach Richard Pitino says the team respects Ellenson's decision. The university announced his decision Tuesday.
Off-The-Court Work Earns Elliott Eliason Time On ItElliott Eliason has been forced to be patient as he prepared, grew into his body. What has emerged is a new player, a new coaching staff says it started not with basketball concepts but with off-the-court concepts.
U Of M Promotes O'Brien To Senior Associate AD The University of Minnesota has promoted associate athletic director and director of football operations Dan O'Brien.
Gopher Fans Revved Up For Bunyan Axe Battle Saturday's game at TCF Bank Stadium will be a renewed rivalry. “I can't wait, I seriously cannot wait,” said Gopher fan Corbett Bjerk. “I've been itching about this for the last week or so.”
Former Gopher Part Of Lawsuit Against NCAAA former Gopher football player is part of a new class action lawsuit against the NCAA. Joey Balthazor Jr. was a linebacker for the Gophers from 2009 to 2012. He is joining two other former college players to force the NCAA to establish a medical monitoring fund.
Gophers Vs. Northwestern: Tracy Claeys' Chance To Lead U The Gopher football team takes on Northwestern on Saturday searching for Minnesota's first Big Ten win. It will most likely be defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys' first time as acting head coach in Jerry Kill's absence, as the head coach is in the midst of an indefinite leave to manage his epilepsy.