Kalscheur's Late 3 Lifts Minnesota Over Washington, 68-66Gabe Kalscheur made a challenged 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds left, lifting Minnesota to a 68-66 win over Washington in the final of the Vancouver Showcase on Wednesday.
Minnesota Holds Off Texas A&M Rally For 69-64 VictoryThe Golden Gophers (3-0) watched a 14-point first-half lead disappear, but made enough free-throw attempts late to get the victory.
Gophers Freshmen Among Big Ten Rookie StandoutsWith 58 freshmen, Minnesota leads the FBS with 51.7 percent of players on the roster in their first year of eligibility.
No. 25 Gopher Women Pound Xavier, 78-53Kenisha Bell scored 18 points, Taiye Bello had 11 points and 16 rebounds and No. 25 Minnesota beat Xavier 78-53 on Wednesday night.
Lindsay Whalen Ready For Coaching Debut With GophersLindsay Whalen will be making her coaching debut Friday night, leading the University of Minnesota women’s basketball team in its season opener at Williams Arena.
Coffey Leads Balanced Gophers Past Omaha, 104-76Amir Coffey scored 18 points in 24 minutes as the Gophers opened the season with a 104-76 win over Nebraska-Omaha.
Fleck Looks For Defensive Improvement After Firing CoordinatorAfter watching long gain after long gain by Illinois last weekend, Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck knew a change had to be made to his defense.
Gophers Rashod Bateman Earns Big Ten Weekly HonorRashod Bateman finished with seven catches for 175 yards and two touchdowns in Saturday’s 55-31 loss at Illinois.
Gophers PJ Fleck Fires Defensive Coordinator Robb SmithUniversity of Minnesota football coach PJ Fleck announced Sunday night that defensive coordinator Robb Smith has been relieved of his duties.
Gophers’ Eric Curry Out 4-6 Weeks After Knee SurgeryGophers sophomore forward Eric Curry will miss four to six weeks after having left knee surgery, coach Richard Pitino said Monday.
Gopher Women Picked 3rd In Big Ten Preseason Media PollThe Minnesota women's basketball team under first-year coach Lindsay Whalen is picked third in the media's Big Ten preseason rankings.