Gophers Jump Into Top 10 In AP PollThe Gophers were ranked seventh in the new Associated Press poll on Sunday, the first time in the top 10 since 1962.
Excitement Builds As Gopher Fans Gear Up For Saturday's Sold-Out Football GameThe University of Minnesota football team has a big game coming up on Saturday.
'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.
Rodney Smith, Unbeaten Gophers Run Over Huskers 34-7All week long at Minnesota's practice facility, players were doused with frigid water as they took the field. The thermostat was turned down to the max in the mid-50s. Fans were on full blast. Quarterbacks and receivers stuck their hands in ice buckets between drills. Footballs were soaked and frozen.
Rodney Smith, Gophers Run Over Illinois On Way To 40-17 WinTanner Morgan saw the defense sink towards the line of scrimmage preparing to stop Minnesota's surging rushing attack. The Gophers quarterback stepped back and connected with receiver Rashod Bateman for a 59-yard pass on the first play of the second half.
Gophers Follow Near-Perfect Script In 38-31 Win At PurdueMinnesota quarterback Tanner Morgan played as close to perfect as he could Saturday.
Winfield's INT Seals Minnesota's 38-35 OT Win Vs FresnoAntoine Winfield Jr. spoiled Fresno State's bid for a Power 5 win for a second straight year.
Gophers Fall 7-2 To UCLA In Women's World Series OpenerThe Gophers softball team made history playing in its first-ever college world series, but Minnesota fell 7-2 to UCLA Thursday afternoon in Oklahoma City.
Ohio State Beats Gophers 8-6 To Reach B10 Championship GameOhio State built an 8-1 lead over Minnesota before the Gophers' five-run seventh inning, highlighted by Jordan Kozicky's two-run homer.
NCAA Tournament: Gophers Receive No. 10 Seed, Will Face LouisvilleThe Gophers are back in the NCAA Tournament, and what a matchup it is. They'll face Louisville in Des Moines, Iowa, on Thursday in the opening round.
Gopher Fans Have High Hopes For Football SeasonThe University of Minnesota Golden Gophers kicked off the season at TCF stadium Thursday night against New Mexico State.
Fleck Makes A Splash With 1st Recruiting Class At MinnesotaP.J. Fleck came to Minnesota less than a month ago promising to use his seemingly endless reservoir of energy to invigorate a Golden Gophers program rocked by discord surrounding a sexual assault investigation.
NFL Tight End, Fmr. Gopher Writes Novel About Memory LossAt 34-years-old, former NFL Super Bowl champion and Minnesota Gopher Ben Utecht suffers from memory loss. The football player has suffered five concussions while playing with the Indianapolis Colts and Cincinnati Bengals.
Gopher Fans Wear #11ForJacobIt has been an emotional week for Minnesotans who have followed Jacob Wetterling's disappearance. The 27-year-old mystery came to an end last Friday when authorities recovered his remains from a farm in Paynesville.
Gophers Top Oregon In Home Opener With 30 – 23 WinTracy Claeys was a defensive coordinator for 15 years at four different schools before taking over as head coach at Minnesota, so he knows a thing or two about making adjustments to the game plan on the fly.