Running back Rodney Smith and defensive back Antoine Winfield Jr., both injured, made their way to the sideline after halftime as the Gophers took on

Already depleted, bad injury news keeps on coming for Gophers football

Gophers insider: Antoine Winfield Jr. has been declared out for the season following an injury on Saturday, adding to the Gophers' string of difficulties.

Souhan: After lopsided loss, time is now for Annexstad to showcase poise

September 22
Gophers quarterback Zack Annexstad, left, struggled in his first Big Ten road start, going 14-for-32 for 169 yards, a TD and two picks.
Freshman QB Zack Annexstad is leading a Gophers team that raised expectations in the first three games, and Saturday was blown out by Maryland.

In Pitino, Whalen finds a key ally with Gophers basketball

September 21
In Pitino, Whalen finds a key ally with Gophers basketball
Richard Pitino has made it obvious, Lindsay Whalen said, that he's willing and able to help her find her way as Gophers basketball coach.
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Gophers replay: a 42-13 loss at Maryland

A look back - and ahead - for Gophers football.
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Minnesota's defensive back Antoine Winfield Jr.

Winfield will miss rest of Gophers season because of foot injury

Antoine Winfield Jr. hurt his left foot early in Saturday's game at Maryland. He will undergo surgery, and the Gophers will seek a waiver for a sixth year of eligibility.
Gophers football coach P.J. Fleck watches over a workout
U football 2018 What's ahead? Gophers 2018 football opponents
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College football writer Randy Johnson previews all 12 of Minnesota's opponents for the 2018 football season.
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September 23
Maryland running back Anthony McFarland ran into the end zone for a first-quarter touchdown as Minnesota took on Maryland at Capital One Field in Coll

Run out of town: Gophers have no answer for Maryland's big plays

The Gophers on Saturday in their Big Ten opener surrendered eight plays of 20 or more yards in a 42-13 loss to Maryland. Minnesota also lost playmaker Antoine Winfield Jr. to a left leg injury.
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September 22
Gophers defensive back Antoine Winfield Jr. wore a green sticker on his helmet in memory of Nick Connelly.

Gophers players honor former teammate Connelly following his death

The Gophers paid tribute to Nick Connelly, who died Wednesday, by wearing a helmet decal with his initials and lime-green wristbands, the color used to promote lymphoma awareness.
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September 22

Gophers-Maryland game recap

A look back at Saturday afternoon's game.
News, live video, more: Keep up with Minnesota's D-II and D-III teams
State college sports 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.
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September 22
Gophers seek 4-0 start in Big Ten opener at Maryland

Gophers seek 4-0 start in Big Ten opener at Maryland

Coach P.J. Fleck is honoring former Gophers tackle Nick Connelly, who died Wednesday, with a helmet decal and lime green wristbands. The Gophers also have a helmet decal in honor of Maryland's Jordan McNair, who died after an offseason workout.
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September 22
Minnesota's Head Coach P. J. led the team onto the field from the tunnel before Minnesota took on Miami (Ohio), Saturday, September 15, 2018 in Minnea

Everything you need for Saturday's Gophers-Maryland Big Ten opener

Play-by-play, updated statistics, a Live Blog and more are a click away to help you follow Saturday's Big Ten opener between Minnesota and Maryland.
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September 21
P. J. Fleck was all smiles after Minnesota's wide receiver Tyler Johnson's touchdown during the third quarter as Minnesota took on Miami (Ohio) last S

Souhan: The time to judge P.J. Fleck begins now

The Gophers coach excels at connecting with talented teenagers. Whether he's a good Big Ten coach is yet to be determined, but the determining can fairly start Saturday when his young team opens conference play.
Gophers
September 21
True freshman quarterback Zack Annexstad is one of the reasons for the Gophers’ greater optimism for 2018.

Despite striking similarities, Gophers say they're different from 2017

Another 3-0 start to the football season. Another opener vs. Maryland. Déjà vu? The Gophers think not.
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September 21

Gophers stumbled badly in Fleck's first swings at Big Ten competition

The Gophers do not want a repeat of Big Ten seasons past.
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September 21
Running back Ty Johnson had 130 yards and a touchdown last fall when Maryland defeated Minnesota 31-24 at TCF Bank Stadium.

The Call: Minnesota will beat talented, troubled Terps if ...

Serious off-field distractions, including the absence of suspended and embattled head coach DJ Durkin, continue to hang over the Maryland program.
Gophers
September 21
College basketball player rankings show little respect for U's Murphy

College basketball player rankings show little respect for U's Murphy

Gophers senior forward Jordan Murphy led the nation in double-doubles and the Big Ten in rebounding last season, but he surprisingly got no love from several preseason player rankings
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September 21
Nick Connelly

'Fly high bro.' Gophers mourn death of former teammate Nick Connelly

Connelly, a star player at Red Wing, died Wednesday at age 22 after a three-month battle with cancer. He stopped playing football last season because of concussion issues.
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September 21
Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, Wis., was not a happy place last Saturday. BYU 24, Badgers 21.

What will one historically bad Saturday mean for Big Ten football?

College football insider: Wisconsin's hopes are damaged, and six other programs are bruised, too. But there's a lot of football left in the Big Ten.
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September 21
Hartman: It's a good time for football in Minnesota

Hartman: It's a good time for football in Minnesota

Gophers coach P.J. Fleck believes he can keep the winning ways going with the Gophers. And for the Vikings, standout defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson said he's aiming for an "All-Pro season."
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September 21

Gophers tie Michigan State in women's soccer

Minnesota had won four of the past six matches against the Spartans, including a 7-1 rout at home last season.
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September 21

There's a new No. 1 in the Big Ten power rankings

Welcome back to the top, Ohio State.
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September 21

Five college football coaching changes that look good – so far

Some of these aren't perfect, but here are five coaching hires that are working so far:
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September 20
Ex-Gopher Joey King winning titles, finding success in 3-on-3 hoops

Ex-Gopher Joey King winning titles, finding success in 3-on-3 hoops

Former Gopher Joey King joined other locals to form one of the top 3-on-3 basketball teams in the country, winning a world title in Washington D.C. last weekend
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September 20
Stephanie Samedy spiked the ball against Penn State for one of her 14 kills on Wednesday night.

No. 7 Gophers sweep No. 4 Penn State in Big Ten volleyball opener

In a loaded conference — seven Big Ten teams are ranked in the top 18 in the country — this match was just as fierce and thrilling as coach Hugh McCutcheon expected.