'Everything Is On The Table': University Of Minnesota Athletic Department Announces $4 Million DeficitHigh earners there have already agreed to pay cuts and hiring and spending freezes have been enacted, but future measures like travel reduction could also lead to the elimination of sports programs.
'Incredibly Grateful': UMN Athletic Director Mark Coyle's Contract Extended Into 2026Director of Athletics Mark Coyle is staying with the University of Minnesota for a good while.
FBI Investigating Fmr. 'U' Sports Ticket Sales HeadThe head of sports ticket sales at the University of Minnesota has been fired, accused of stealing from the school.
Gophers AD Addresses Board Of Regents Following Rash Of ControversiesOne week after the academic fate of 10 Gopher football players was decided, the U's Athletic Director Mark Coyle addressed the Board of Regents Friday.
P.J. Fleck Reaches 5-Year Deal With U Of MThe University of Minnesota announced Friday that it has reached a deal with former Western Michigan University coach P.J. Fleck to coach the football team.
Sources: Gophers Focused On P.J. Fleck For New Head CoachSources tell WCCO the Gophers are hoping to hire Western Michigan University coach P.J. Fleck as the new head coach.
AP: Penn State Assistant Turns Down MinnesotaTwo people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that Minnesota reached out to Penn State offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead about its open head coaching job and was turned away.
U Of M Athletic Director Under Pressure After Firing CoachCoyle's decision earned praise from some at the university who saw it as a sign the administration was standing up for victims of sexual assault.
1-On-1 With Former Gopher Football Coach Tracy ClaeysClaeys sat down with WCCO's Mike Max for an exclusive, candid conversation about what happened.
'U' Athletic Director Defends Firing Of Coach ClaeysAthletic Director Mark Coyle said the move is in the best interest of the football program moving forward.
Tracy Claeys Out As Gopher Football CoachWCCO's Mike Max has confirmed that Tracy Claeys was fired Tuesday afternoon.
Petition Against Coach Claeys Delivered To 'U' OfficialsClaeys tweeted he was proud of his players who were threatening to boycott the bowl game.
2016 In Review: The Year In Local SportsWhat a year 2016 was in Minnesota sports. Between the Timberwolves, Gophers, Vikings and Wild, there wasn't a lack for big news.
Gopher Wrestling Coach Placed On Administrative Leave Amid Drug AllegationsThe U placed wrestling coach J Robinson on paid administrative leave Wednesday as it investigates whether his athletes used and sold Xanax.
Mark Coyle Named New Gophers Athletic DirectorUniversity of Minnesota President Eric Kaler announced Wednesday that Mark Coyle is the school's next athletic director.