The Gophers have played better as of late. But the surge only matters if it sticks. With upcoming games -- albeit on the road -- against Iowa and Nebraska, the Gophers need to take advantage before returning home to Wisconsin and Ohio State.
My editor Michael Rand and I discuss how far the Gophers have come and what the road ahead looks like.
Marcus Fuller joined the Star Tribune in 2016 after 11 years covering Gophers sports – and just about every other team and league in town -- for the St. Paul Pioneer Press. Before making the Twin Cities his home, Marcus spent two years in The Kansas City Star sports department. Marcus grew up in Hawaii and is a 2002 graduate of San Jose State. Follow Fuller on Twitter @Marcus_R_Fuller.