Gophers, Illini Square Off Looking For First Win Of SeasonMinnesota has a golden opportunity to notch its first win of the season on Saturday when it travels to Illinois to face a team decimated by COVID-19 protocols.
P.J. Fleck Hires Mike Sanford Jr. As Gophers Co-Offensive CoordinatorP.J. Fleck has hired Mike Sanford Jr. and promoted Matt Simon to fill his offensive coordinator vacancy Friday.
Gopher Football Head Coach P.J. Fleck Named 2019 Big Ten Coach Of The YearThe recognition follows a 10-2 regular season record in Fleck’s third year on the job.
Big Ten West-Leading Gophers Sitting Pretty Ahead Of Wildcats Match-UpThe Big Ten West-leading Gophers remain a game ahead of No. 14 Wisconsin, with a home game against the Badgers next week.
'The Stars Have Lined Up': Minnesotans Are Very Much Aboard The Gophers BoatAt 73, Allan Vergin has been waiting a long time for his Golden Gophers to make it to a meaningful bowl game. When Minnesota beat Penn State earlier this month — giving the Gophers their first 9-0 record since 1904 — tears rolled down Vergin's face as he told a friend: "I'm smelling roses!"
Gophers’ P.J. Fleck Named Dodd Trophy Coach Of The WeekUniversity of Minnesota head football coach P.J. Fleck has been named the Dodd Trophy Coach of the Week.
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.
'If I Can, Then You Can': Gophers' Casey O'Brien Doesn't Want Any Cancer Victim Giving UpWhen he was first diagnosed in high school, doctors told the quarterback he couldn't run, so he changed positions to be a holder. When chemotherapy kept him out of the game, he took up golf.
'God's Cancer Angel': Grandfather Of Gopher Football's Casey O'Brien Reflects On Gophers DebutIt is the sports moment everyone is talking about.
‘Anybody Can Beat Anybody’: Gophers To Battle Purdue To Kick Off Big Ten CompetitionThe Gophers Football team barely had an undefeated non-conference schedule, and they've learned from their performance.
Gophers Avoid Opener Upset With 28-21 Win Over South Dakota StateDon't tell coach P.J. Fleck that Minnesota's narrow win against FCS South Dakota State on Tuesday wasn't good enough.