Scoggins: Lots of balance, lack of ego make Gophers a joy to watch

Scoggins: Lots of balance, lack of ego make Gophers a joy to watch

Many of the factors that have contributed to a 22-7 record will make Minnesota a tough match-up in the upcoming NCAA men's basketball tournament.

Ice-cold Gophers women's team hoping to warm up in Big Ten tournament

February 27
Ice-cold Gophers women's team hoping to warm up in Big Ten tournament
They'll get feel for league tourney's vibe before stepping on the court.

Gophers 14-0 softball start gets first-place vote in national poll

February 27
Gophers 14-0 softball start gets first-place vote in national poll
The Gophers have remained undefeated throughout the first month of the season despite playing every game on the road.
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Five Minnesota schools qualify for NCAA Division III basketball tournaments

Five Minnesota schools have qualified for the NCAA Division III men’s and women’s basketball tournaments, which open with first-round games Friday. St. Thomas women, who…
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Fans celebrate the announcement that the University of Minnesota's Reg...

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February 27

Rankings show Gophers, Wild still have a lot of respect to earn

Two rankings that came out Monday show that the two Minnesota teams dominating most of the winter sports headlines this year — the Wild and Gophers men’s basketball — have a lot of respect yet to earn.
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February 27

Stay out! Watch Reggie Lynch's 11 blocks against Penn State

Gophers center Reggie Lynch blocked 11 shots in Saturday's victory over Penn State. Here's a look at every single one of them.
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February 27

Souhan blog: Forget tournament worries, U men's hoop fans, and focus on fun season

If you like college basketball, you should be enjoying this Big Ten season. If the Gophers perform well in the Big Ten, they will always make the NCAA tournament.
News, live video, more: Keep up with Minnesota's D-II and D-III teams
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Minnesota college sports goes well beyond the Gophers. Here's a guide to the conferences that include the state's Division II and Division III programs.
Gophers
February 27

Gophers softball improves to 14-0, baseball team sweeps Seattle

Maddie Houlihan went 3-for-4 with three RBI and Kendyl Lindaman went 2-for-3 with four RBI against Idaho State.
Gophers
February 27

St. Thomas rolls to another MIAC women's playoff title

The Tommies pulled away to beat Gustavus Adolphus for the second time, the Gusties' only two losses of the season.
Gophers
February 27

Cold-shooting Gophers end regular-season with 33-point loss

Carlie Wagner, the Gophers' leading scorer this season, was held to only five points by No. 2-ranked Maryland, all of them in the fourth quarter after the game was long decided.
Gophers
February 27

Close call: U women's hockey survives elimination scare in playoffs

A loss to Bemidji State in the final game of their best-o-f three series could well have ended the season without giving the Gophers a chance to defend their national title.
Gophers
February 27

Looking back to Gophers' victory at Michigan to clinch the 1997 Big Ten title

Two decades ago Sunday, the Gophers won a Big Ten title that has since been wiped from the record books.
Gophers
February 27

WCHA Final Faceoff schedule

The WCHA semifinals and finals will be held at Ridder Arena.
Gophers
February 27

Big Ten women's tournament

The tournament will again be in Indianapolis, beginning Wednesday; the Gophers' first game is Thursday.
Sports
February 26
The University of Minnesota's Dupree McBrayer (1) signals for the cr...

With help, Pitino's Gophers have outside shot at Big Ten title

The Gophers men's basketball team keeps itself in the hunt for a share of the Big Ten regular-season championship
Gophers
February 26

Lynch leads Gophers' all-around effort for seventh straight Big Ten victory

Lynch feeling the love after fueling U's latest victory
Gophers
February 26

Gophers hockey earns split with Badgers after 3-2 win

Captain Justin Kloos scored from the slot off of a feed by Rem Pitlick to break the tie.
Gophers
February 26

Souhan: Gophers' turnaround season is fun for Pitino, too

Richard Pitino presided over one of the worst seasons in Gophers basketball history last year. He initiated one of the most dramatic turnarounds in Gophers sports history this year.
Gophers
February 26

Gophers talk Lynch's block party and turnaround

Gophers coach Richard Pitino, Reggie Lynch and Jordan Murphy talk after seventh straight win Saturday
Gophers
February 25

Bemidji State beats Gophers, ties women's WCHA playoff series

Ciscely Nelson scored the go-ahead goal at 11 minutes, 9 seconds of the third period, and Bemidji State upset the second-seeded Gophers 2-1 on Saturday at Ridder Arena
Sports
February 25

Elijah Teague, a highly coveted recruit from Chicago, commits to Gophers

Elijah Teague had reported offers from Penn State, Wisconsin, Tennessee and Oklahoma but committed to the Gophers on Saturday.
Gophers
February 25

Gameday: Gophers women's basketball finishes regular season at No. 2 Maryland

The Gophers (14-14, 5-10) are trying to avoid their first losing regular season since they went 14-16 in 2011-12.
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