Winning streak leaves Gophers basketball in a secure situation

Winning streak leaves Gophers basketball in a secure situation

A six-game Big Ten winning streak, the Gophers longest since the vacated 1996-97 Final Four season, has made them in apparent lock for an at-large bid into the NCAA tournament.

Gophers apply plenty of presure but Badgers pick up the victory

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Gophers apply plenty of presure but Badgers pick up the victory
The Badgers' big second period swung the tide Friday night. It led to a 3-2 border battle victory that forced a tie atop the Big Ten standings with Gophers

Reusse: For Gophers baseball, a return to the great indoors

February 24
Reusse: For Gophers baseball, a return to the great indoors
The Gophers baseball team on Friday played its first February home game in nearly four years - and first ever at U.S. Bank Stadium.
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Gophers women's hockey tops Bemidji State 3-1 in WCHA playoff opener

All three goals for the Gophers came from defensemen: Katie Robinson in the first period, fellow freshman Patti Marshall in the second and captain Lee Stecklein in the third
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February 24

Gophers talk NCAA tourney and Penn State

Gophers coach Richard Pitino, Jordan Murphy and Eric Curry talk in preparation for Penn State
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February 24

Gophers-Penn State game preview

The Gophers are vying for their seventh consecutive Big Ten victory
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February 24

Gophers men's basketball NCAA tournament outlook

The Gophers' victory Wednesday at Maryland put them as a No. 5 seed in some projections.
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February 24

Jay Johnson confirms that he's been hired at Georgia

Jay Johnson, the Gophers former offensive coordinator, has been hired as an offensive analyst at Georgia.
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February 24

College Basketball Insider: Former Gophers assistant Medved a rising star at Furman

Niko Medved is trying to end Furman's long NCAA tournament drought.
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February 24

Big Ten basketball power rankings

Purdue stays at the top with regular season games winding down.
Sports
February 24

First baseball at U.S. Bank Stadium: 6 a.m. start, positive reviews

Century College of White Bear Lake and Iowa Central split a doubleheader, and then used the rest of the time they'd paid for to scrimmage. The reviews were positive.
Gophers
February 24

Baseball debuts in U.S. Bank Stadium

Century College in White Bear Lake and Iowa Central played the first-ever game at U.S. Bank Stadium early Friday morning.
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February 24

RandBall: Watching one of the greatest Gophers games (that never happened)

When people mention the 1996-97 Final Four season being vacated by the academic fraud scandal, I think of that game at Michigan. You can wipe out record books, but you can’t wipe out memories.
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February 24

Take them into the ballgame: U.S. Bank Stadium makes baseball debut

The Gophers will be part of Friday's first day of baseball inside U.S. Bank Stadium. At 6 a.m., Century College of White Bear Lake will play Iowa Central in the stadium's first baseball game.
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February 24

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February 24

Johnnies edge top-seed Tommies, will face Bethel for MIAC men's basketball title

The victory moves St. John's into Saturday's 7 p.m. conference championship game at Bethel, a 57-53 semifinal winner over Carleton.
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February 24

Lessons learned, but last home game for Gophers women's basketball spoiled

Gophers coach Marlene Stollings said she considers everything that happens in February — for good or bad — to be an important part of her team's learning curve.
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February 24

Gophers women hockey: In danger of missing the NCAA tournament?

The two-time defending national champion Gophers have come on strong of late but Bemidji State has been known to pull off an upset.
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February 24

Hartman: Three changes fuel Gophers basketball's turnaround

Transfers and freshmen made an immediate impact, and top returning players greatly improved to help the Gophers into one of this season's biggest stories.
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February 24

Down? Yes. Out? No. Resiliency serving Gophers hockey quite well

The Gophers have shown a knack for launching big comebacks. Over the past 16 games, the Gophers have gone 6-2 when their opponent has scored first.
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February 23

Unbeaten Gophers softball team is winning in a variety of ways

The 9-0 Gophers, who have outscored opponents 59-17 so far this winter, are ranked 13th after running through North Carolina State and Notre Dame for four victories last weekend.
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February 23

Gophers-Wisconsin men's hockey series preview

The series against 19th-ranked Wisconsin (17-10-1, 10-4-0-0 Big Ten) will be critical to the Gophers' hopes of winning a fourth consecutive Big Ten regular-season championship.
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February 23

Baseball at the Bank: Here's who's playing in the first baseball games at U.S. Bank Stadium on Friday

U.S. Bank Stadium plays host to baseball for the first time Friday, and it won't be a short day.
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Washington State 8-5 3 3 0 6 12

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