Gophers’ Rodney Smith Out For Season With Knee InjuryRodney Smith is out for the season after suffering a left knee injury in Saturday’s win over Fresno State.
Gophers RB Shannon Brooks To Miss 2018 SeasonCoach PJ Fleck said Shannon Brooks is out for the season after suffering a non-contact lower leg injury that will require surgery.
Game Day Finally Arrives For Gopher Football With FleckThe Gophers host Buffalo, one of P.J. Fleck's former Mid-American Conference foes, in their season opener on Thursday night.
Gopher Football Opener: 4 Things To WatchFootball season is here. Let that feeling sink in as the University of Minnesota gets ready for its first real test in the P.J. Fleck era.
Four Gophers Offensive Players Earn All-Big Ten HonorsFour players on the offense for the University of Minnesota football team earned All-Big Ten honors, the league announced Wednesday.
Gophers RB Brooks Cleared To Return From Broken FootMinnesota running back Shannon Brooks has been cleared to return after missing the first two games with a broken foot.
Gophers Beat Illinois 32-23, Ending 4-Game Losing StreakShannon Brooks rushed for 174 yards and three touchdowns, including a 75-yard romp into the end zone with 1:25 remaining for Minnesota to seal a 32-23 victory over Illinois on Saturday.
Gophers RB Brooks Named Big Ten Freshman Of The WeekDespite a 40-35 loss at Iowa Saturday night, Gophers freshman running back Shannon Brooks was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Monday. Brooks had 14 carries for 86 yards and a touchdown and threw a 42-yard touchdown on a trick play in the fourth quarter to keep the Gophers close.
Despite Late Push, Gophers Fall To Iowa 40-35LeShun Daniels rushed for a career-high 195 yards and three touchdowns and No. 8 Iowa held off Minnesota 40-35 on Saturday night to start 10-0 for the first time in school history.
Gophers Run Game, Offense Gets Boost From Shannon BrooksIf the Gopher football team changed its season Saturday, it was in large part because of freshman running back Shannon Brooks. He will be featured against Nebraska Saturday after his 176-yard day against Purdue.
Gophers' Brooks Named Big Ten Co-Freshmen Of The WeekFreshman running back Shannon Brooks had a big day in Minnesota's 41-13 win at Purdue on Saturday, and he was recognized by the Big Ten for it on Monday. The league announced that Brooks was named a Big Ten Co-Freshmen of the Week along with Jabrill Peppers of Michigan.