Sheehy chosen Gophers men's hockey captain

Sheehy chosen Gophers men's hockey captain

Forward Tyler Sheehy will be the captain for the Gophers men's hockey team next season, while Leon Bristedt, Mike Szmatula and Ryan Lindgren will serve as alternate captains, the team announced Monday.

Pitino offers 2018 scholarship to Pennsylvania power forward

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Pitino offers 2018 scholarship to Pennsylvania power forward
Four-star forward Jake Forrester from Harrisburg, Pa. says he received a scholarship offer from the Gophers on Monday

Apple Valley's Tre Jones says 'great to see' Gophers making major strides

April 24
Apple Valley's Tre Jones says 'great to see' Gophers making major strides
Apple Valley 2018 standout Tre Jones talked Gophers facilities and recruiting during his big opening AAU weekend with Howard Pulley at Nike EYBL in Hampton, Va.
Gophers
April 23

Minnesota Scene: Record crowd watches Gophers finish softball sweep

The fifth-ranked Gophers completed a weekend softball sweep of Iowa with a 3-0 victory in front of an announced 1,383, a record crowd for Jane Sage Cowles Stadium, a day after drawing nearly 1,200 fans for Game 2 against Iowa.
Gophers
April 23

Minnesota Scene: Gophers win home games in baseball, softball

Jordan Smith hit a two-run homer in the fifth inning to lead the Gophers over Nebraska 5-3 on Saturday in Big Ten baseball at Siebert Field before 1,183 fans.
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Gophers
April 22

Gophers add three-star wide receiver recruit

Erik Gibson, from Martin Luther King High School in Detroit, gave the Gophers a verbal commitment Saturday.
Gophers
April 22

Minnesota Scene: Gophers lose in baseball, win in softball in home games

Nebraska rallied to beat the Gophers 5-3 on Friday night at Siebert Field in Big Ten baseball.
Vikings
April 21

Minnesota football fans: you're 'busy' (wink, wink) on this weekend ...

Here's the big Gophers-Vikings weekend to circle on the calendar: Between the morning of Sept. 30 and the afternoon of Oct. 1, we'll learn all we need to know about their 2017 seasons.
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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
April 21

Gophers commit Oturu, other targets start AAU league play Friday

Gophers commit Daniel Oturu starts Nike EYBL season Friday in Hampton, Va.; Richard Pitino and staff begin the open recruiting period.
Gophers
April 21

Great weather to watch great Gophers teams on the diamonds

Sunny skies and 61 degrees are forecasted for Friday's first pitch. Saturday's forecast is even better with sunny skies and 67 degrees.
Gophers
April 20

Well-armed: Pitching gives Gophers chance to repeat as Big Ten champs

The surprising success of the pitching staff has the Gophers in first place in the Big Ten race.
Gophers
April 20

Series preview: Gophers baseball vs. Nebraska

The Gophers had a 12-game winning streak stopped in a 13-12 loss last Saturday at Indiana
Gophers
April 20

Top-end Minnesota hockey talent on display this weekend

The U.S. men's national Under-18 team topped Switzerland 4-2 Thursday afternoon on NHL Network in the quarterfinals of the 2017 IIHF U-18 World Championships in Slovakia.
Gophers
April 20

Western Michigan linebacker Robert Spillane decides not to transfer

Robert Spillane, whose transfer plans led to accusations that P.J. Fleck was recruiting his former players, decided to stay put at Western Michigan.
Gophers
April 20

Big Ten football spring report: Michigan State in danger of falling behind in stacked East

Big Ten power Michigan State slipped to 3-9 last year, and the Spartans have had an even worse offseason.
Gophers
April 20

Early prediction, Big Ten West: Wisconsin back on top

An early look at the Big Ten West, from top to bottom.
Gophers
April 20

Early prediction, Big Ten East: Penn State can do it again

An early look at the Big Ten East from top to bottom.
Gophers
April 19

Gophers softball reaches 40 wins with sweep over Wisconsin

Sara Groenewegen pitched a nine-hit shutout in 12 innings and tied a season high with 15 strikeouts in Game 1 over the Badgers.
Gophers
April 19

Gophers land commitment from Tyrik Henderson, a three-star CB from Illinois

Tyrik Henderson on Wednesday became the Gophers' 11th commitment for the Class of 2018, turning down offers from Iowa and Missouri, among others.
Golf
April 19

Did the Gophers just recruit one of golf's next foreign superstars?

Angus Flanagan of England is eligible to tee up for the Gophers in the fall and expected to quickly position himself as one of the top golfers in the Big Ten.
Gophers
April 19

Gophers golf team signs one of Europe's top young players

Angus Flanagan won the 2016 Carris Trophy, which goes to the winner of England's under-18 open stroke play championship.
Gophers
April 19

Coming soon: All sorts of championships to the Twin Cities

The 2018 NCAA volleyball, 2020 wrestling and 2021 men's gymnastics championships have been awarded to Minneapolis, as well as a men's basketball regional in 2021. That brings the total to nine college titles being decided in the Twin Cities over the next five years.
Gophers
April 18

Gophers coaches talk about hosting NCAA championships

Gophers coaches Richard Pitino, Hugh McCutcheon and Brandon Eggum talked Tuesday about Minnesota landing basketball, volleyball and wrestling postseason events