Smith Runs For 2 TDs, No. 20 Minnesota Routs Rutgers 42-7No. 20 Minnesota won its first game as a ranked team in five years and suddenly it has the lead in the West Division and a clear path to the Big Ten title game .
Jerry Kill Named Offensive Coordinator At RutgersJerry Kill on Monday was named the offensive coordinator at Rutgers and handed the challenge of rebuilding what might have been the worst offense in the Big Ten Conference.
Sources: Jerry Kill To Become Offensive Coordinator At RutgersSources tell WCCO's Mike Max that Jerry Kill is set to become the next offensive coordinator at Rutgers.
Gophers Beat Rutgers 83-61 For 2nd Straight Big 10 VictoryThe Minnesota Golden Gophers had just picked up their second straight Big Ten win after a miserable 0-13 start to the conference season, but there was no wild celebration like their previous victory over Maryland last week.
Fmr. Gopher QB Philip Nelson To Play At South AlabamaA former Gopher quarterback is heading back to school and back to the football field. Philip Nelson transferred to Rutgers after the 2013 season, but they kicked him off the team following a fight in Mankato that left MSU-Mankato football player Isaac Kolstad with brain injuries.
King Scores 20, Minnesota Beats Rutgers 80-68 In Big TenJoey King hit six 3-pointers and scored 20 to lead Minnesota to an 80-68 victory over Rutgers in the first round of the Big Ten tournament on Wednesday.
Gophers Get Rutgers In Opener At Big 10 TournamentMinnesota will start the Big Ten tournament with a play-in game against last-place Rutgers. With a 6-12 record in conference play, the Gophers lost a tiebreaker with Northwestern and received the No. 11 seed.
Gophers Women Fall Out Of AP Top 25The Minnesota women's basketball team has fallen out of the top 25 after consecutive losses.
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.
Old Big East To Become 'American Athletic Conference'The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know ItThe Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.
Rothstein: Mike Rice Deserves 4th Season At RutgersBuilding a college basketball program in a high-major conference requires time. It requires patience -- especially if the school hasn't been to the NCAA Tournament since 1991.