Gophers wide receiver Tyler Johnson pulled down a touchdown catch to put the Gophers back in the lead with 13 seconds left in the fourth quarter as he

Tyler time: Gophers use Johnson's 3 TDs to squeeze by Georgia Southern

Georgia Southern took a fourth-quarter lead at TCF Bank Stadium before the Gophers answered to win in the final seconds thanks to Tyler Johnson's third touchdown of the game.

Gophers volleyball team beats No. 1-ranked Stanford

September 14
The Gophers volleyball team held its media availability inside the updated Maturi Pavilion on Aug. 19. Saturday night, it defeated No. 1 Stanford.
Stanford was 34-1 last season and returned three first team All-America players from a team that beat Nebraska in the NCAA championship game at Target Center.

Scoggins: Gophers can't keep up their Houdini act

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Gophers quarterback Tanner Morgan celebrated after his game-winning touchdown throw to Tyler Johnson
Should the Gophers apologize for winning or for being 3-0? No. But they should be concerned with how they got there.
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12:54am
Gophers running back Cam Wiley was tackled by Georgia Southern linebacker Randy Wade Jr. in the first quarter.

Injuries dictate playing time for Gophers running backs

The Gophers have touted their running back depth all season, and they needed all of it Saturday.
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September 14
Minnesota head coach P.J. Fleck speaks to reporters after defeating Georgia Southern at an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, in Min

Fleck assesses how Gophers pulled out another close win

P.J. Fleck spoke postgame after the Gophers beat Georgia Southern at TCF Bank Stadium
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September 14

Gophers-Georgia Southern game recap

A look back at Saturday afternoon's game.
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September 14
Gophers look to stop Georgia Southern's rushing game, a feat they accomplished at Fresno State

Gophers look to stop Georgia Southern's rushing game, a feat they accomplished at Fresno State

The Gophers held Fresno State to just 57 rushing yards last weekend but now face a triple-option offense from the Eagles.
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September 14
Tai’yon Devers knocked the helmet and the football from Colorado State quarterback Collin Hill in 2016, when Devers was a freshman for the Gophers.

Devers giving Gophers a blast from the past this season

Tai'yon Devers has been quiet on the field since a big freshman impact in 2016.
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September 13
Chaska native Pat Smith won a gold medal at last month’s Pan American Games in Peru.

Former U wrestler Smith peaking as 2020 Olympic Trials approach

Pat Smith moved up a weight class and begins competition Monday at the world championships in Kazakhstan.
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September 13

Gophers volleyball opens with sweep over Oregon at Big Ten/Pac-12 Challenge

Stephanie Samedy had 14 kills and 11 digs for the Gophers (3-2) while Alexis Hart had 12 kills.
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September 13
Quarterback Tanner Morgan (2) celebrated a TD with receivers Rashod Bateman (13) and Tyler Johnson (6) vs. Fresno State.

Gophers QB Morgan aims to build on 'perfect' pass at Fresno State

"A lot of people talk about [the] catch. Not enough people are talking about the throw," Gophers coach P.J. Fleck said of Tanner Morgan's spectacular 20-yard touchdown to Chris Autman-Bell.
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September 13
Georgia Southern quarterback Shai Werts pitched the ball against LSU on Aug. 31. The junior later strained his right shoulder that game.

Gophers vs. Georgia Southern: What to watch for (and a prediction)

The Gophers re 2-0 while the Eagles lost big to No. 6 LSU before relying on a strong running game to power past Maine.
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September 13

Area college football update: Minnesota Duluth has had success vs. MSU Moorhead

Minnesota Duluth at Minnesota State Moorhead is the Game of the Week.
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September 13
Nebraska coach Scott Frost

Gophers have survived two close calls, while others stumbled

The Gophers aren't the only football team that has shown flaws so far in the nonconference slate, but least they have the luxury of a still-unmarred record. Nebraska and Tennessee are among the teams not so fortunate.
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September 13
Kylie Miller, a transfer from UCLA, was named Big Ten setter of the week Monday.

UCLA transfer Miller filling Gophers volleyball setting void

With Samantha Seliger-Swenson gone, Minnesota has made a quick adjustment at the key position.
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September 12

Gophers volleyball gets Oregon rematch

Minnesota is 2-4 all-time against Oregon, which knocked the Gophers out of last season's NCAA tournament in the regional semifinals.
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September 12

Megan Ryan's Big Ten football power rankings

Ohio State is at the top while Michigan takes a mighty tumble.
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September 12

Two Big Ten football games to watch on Saturday

What to watch around the conference.
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September 12
Gophers wide receiver Chris Autman-Bell made a touchdown catch with less than a minute left in the fourth quarter to tie the game while being defended

After two years of waiting, Autman-Bell rises to the moment with catch

Sophomore receiver Chris Autman-Bell waited his turn for chances behind established Gophers stars Tyler Johnson and Rashod Bateman.
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September 11
QB Justin Tomlin, shown playing Aug. 31 against LSU, was one of three Eagles to rush for 100 yards last week.

Scouting the Gophers' next opponent: Georgia Southern

Georgia Southern has the second most Football Championship Subdivision national titles in history with six (North Dakota State has seven).
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September 11
Wisconsin, led by goalie Kristen Campbell, and the Gophers battled throughout the 2018-19 season, with Minnesota winning the WCHA regular-season title

Wisconsin, Gophers are top two picks in WCHA Women's League

The conference will feature change this season, with the addition of three-on-three overtime and talk of future expansion.
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September 11
Gophers men's hockey coach held a media session on Tuesday after his team's first skils instruction session.

Motzko impressed as Gophers hit the ice for first time

'It was a real good first day,' Bob Motzko said after Tuesday's one-hour session. Coaches can have up to four hours per week with their team for on-ice skills instruction before full practices begin in October.
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September 11
Excited Gophers get postgame visit from a Legend

Excited Gophers get postgame visit from a Legend

Ohio State has LeBron James. Texas has Matthew McConaughey. And now the Gophers football team has its own celebrity fan, who paid them a visit late Saturday night.

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