'Auburn's Speed Might Be A Little Bit Much': WCCO's Mike Max On Gophers' Outback Bowl Matchup Against TigersWCCO sports anchor explains why he believes the Gophers will come up just short in their bid for the first 11-win season since 1904.
Gophers Upset Penn State 31-26; 9-0 For 1st Time In 115 YearsThe 13th-ranked Gophers held on for a 31-26 victory over the 5th-ranked Nittany Lions for their first win over a top-five team in 20 years.
'Explosive Plays On Offense, Forcing Long Drives On Defense Key' In #4 Penn State Vs. #17 Minnesota, Says GopherIllustrated's Ryan BurnsThe publisher of 247Sports' GopherIllustrated breaks down Minnesota's Saturday matchup with the #4 Penn State Nittany Lions.
'Anxious To See If Gophers Continue To Rise When Competition Rises Up' Houston Nutt On #20 Minnesota's 6-0 StartCBS Sports Network college football analyst Houston Nutt discusses the Gophers' season so far, as they prepare for a more difficult schedule in November.
Ross Tucker: 'Gophers Have To Play A Lot Better To Beat Fresno State'CBS Sports Network analyst breaks down the Gophers matchup with the Fresno State Bulldogs this Saturday on CBS Sports Network.
Gophers' Annexstad Hospitalized For Mid-Section Injury In NebraskaMinnesota quarterback Zack Annexstad was treated and released from a Lincoln hospital after getting injured in the first half of the Gophers' game against Nebraska on Saturday. A Minnesota spokesman said Annexstad was on the team airplane for the return trip to Minneapolis. No other details were available.
Huskers Beat Gophers 53-28 For 1st Win Under Scott FrostNebraska built a four-touchdown lead in the first half and survived some nervous moments in the second before pulling away to beat Minnesota 53-28 on Saturday, giving Scott Frost his long-awaited first win as Cornhuskers coach and ending a program-record 10-game losing streak.
Maryland Blasts Previously Unbeaten Minnesota 42-13Maryland breezed past previously undefeated Minnesota 42-13 Saturday.
Fmr. Gophers Coach Claeys Defends Leadership After ReportTracy Claeys is defending himself after an outside review blamed "weak leadership" by the coaching staff.
Gophers Kicker Gets Best Scholarship Reveal EVER!It was anything but another team meeting Wednesday with new Minnesota Gophers football Head Coach P.J. Fleck.
2 Former Gophers Picked In 4th Round Of NFL DraftTwo former Minnesota players have been selected in the fourth round of the NFL draft, cornerback Eric Murray and linebacker De'Vondre Campbell. Murray went Saturday to Kansas City with the 106th overall pick. Then Campbell was taken by Atlanta with the 115th overall selection.
Gopher Punter Names Himself 'Holder Of The Year'A punter for the Minnesota Gophers got a lot of buzz online for crowning himself with a title of his own creation. After the Big Ten snubbed Peter Mortell for the "Punter of the Year" honor, he took matters into his own sturdy hands Tuesday.
Border-Battle Tailgaters Brave The ColdMore than 53,000 fans filled TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis for the coldest game of the season. Temperatures were in the teens, but it felt like five degrees outside thanks to the wind chill. Folks tailgating before the game set up tents, propane tanks and heat lamps to help stay warm, along with lots of hot food. No matter the conditions, Gopher and Badger fans didn't let Mother Nature take away from the biggest border battle of the season.
Minnesota Loses To Wisconsin For 10th Straight TimeJames White rushed for 125 yards and a touchdown and No. 16 Wisconsin beat Minnesota for the 10th straight time in a 20-7 victory on Saturday. Jared Abbrederis had seven catches for 67 yards and a touchdown and Chris Borland recovered two fumbles and forced one to tie the NCAA record for career fumbles caused. After the game, the Badgers (9-2, 6-1 Big Ten) hoisted Paul Bunyan's Axe and used it to chop the Gophers goal post when the time ran out.