Pitino's first full Gophers recruiting class to be honored on Senior Night

Pitino's first full Gophers recruiting class to be honored on Senior Night

Gophers seniors Nate Mason, Bakary Konate and Gaston Diedhiou, the last players from Richard Pitino's 2014 recruiting class, will be honored at halftime Wednesday against Iowa

Cold shooting dooms Gophers in home finale

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Cold shooting dooms Gophers in home finale
Senior Carlie Wagner led the way for the Gophers women with a season-high 34 points but the team was just 2 of 22 from three-point range.

Defensive back Ken Handy-Holly leaves Gophers program

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Defensive back Ken Handy-Holly leaves Gophers program
The Jackson, Ala., native played in eight games in 2017 as a true freshman after the secondary was hit by injuries. Handy-Holly intends to transfer to a school closer to home.
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3:56pm

Gophers men's swimming and diving team to host Big Ten Championships

For the Gophers to improve on their fourth-place finish from last year, coach Kelly Kremer said, they will need big contributions from the youngsters on their roster.
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3:27pm

Gophers' Coffey has successful shoulder surgery

Gophers sophomore guard Amir Coffey underwent successful surgery on his right shoulder Wednesday. Recovery time is 4-6 months, which should have him ready for next season.
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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12:33pm

No. 1-ranked St. Cloud State's latest 'mini playoff' a big one

Frozen Focus: The Huskies are on top, and Bob Motzko has led them there by taking one weekend at a time.
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Who's hot, who's not in college hockey's race to St. Paul

Frozen Four trackerWith the NCAA Frozen Four at St. Paul's Xcel Energy Center set for April 5 and 7, college hockey is heating up. Here's…
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February 21

Through adversity, Mason put a stamp on his Gophers legacy

Whenever point guard Nate Mason faced adversity during his University of Minnesota career, he believed he had the strength to overcome it.
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February 21

Souhan: Emotion-choked night ends in loss, but lingering hope for Gophers

The Gophers' women's basketball team this season ranks third in the nation in scoring, behind only UConn and Baylor.
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February 20
Minnesota guard Nate Mason (2) drives to the basket over Iowa's Jordan...

Pitino, Mason and Konate discuss Gophers Senior Night

Gophers coach Richard Pitino, Nate Mason and Bakary Konate talk Senior Night in preparation for Wednesday's game against Iowa
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February 20

Gophers-Iowa men's basketball game preview

The Gophers enter their final regular-season home game Wednesday trying to end a nine-game losing streak after a 73-63 overtime loss Monday night at Wisconsin.
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February 20

Does Pitino have to get his 2013 national title tattoo removed?

ESPN went for the dagger after the news broke that Louisville must vacate the men's basketball title it won in 2013.
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February 20

Brewster gets owned on Twitter over 'greatest' conference proclamation

Former U football coach Tim Brewster, now a Texas A&M assistant, proclaimed the SEC to be the best conference in the nation -- after proclaiming the ACC as the best when he worked at Florida State last year.
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February 20

Gophers' new uniforms: Brighter gold, chrome helmets ... and oars

Minnesota will have three jerseys, four pants and three helmets as options. A gold chrome helmet and a deeper shade of gold are featured, and coach P.J. Fleck's "Row the Boat'' mantra is prominent.
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February 20

Wagner ready to close home career with big game at the Barn

Carlie Wagner's final home game for the Gophers is tonight at Williams Arena, and it comes with the chase for an NCAA tournament berth as added incentive.
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February 20

Gophers lose late lead, fall by 10 to Wisconsin in overtime

The Gophers led by seven with six minutes to play and by three with 13 seconds left. But key mistakes and a call they disagreed with combined to send them to their ninth straight loss.
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February 19

Pitino, players talk OT loss at Wisconsin

Gophers coach Richard Pitino and players Jordan Murphy and Michael Hurt talk about heartbreaking OT loss Monday at Wisconsin
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February 19

Gophers-Wisconsin men's basketball game recap

Wisconsin junior guard Brevin Pritzl scored 20 points, including 6-for-9 shooting from three-point range.
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February 19

Gophers-Indiana women's basketball game preview

The Gophers (21-6, 10-4 Big Ten) moved into a tie for third place with Nebraska in the conference standings with a 93-74 victory over Maryland on Sunday.
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February 19

Wisconsin brings Minnesota flavor into Border Battle with Gophers

Wisconsin has two starters from Minnesota with Brad Davison and Nate Reuvers. The Gophers have one Minnesota starter with Michael Hurt.
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February 19

Gophers blast No. 10 Maryland 93-74, first win ever over Terrapins women

Minnesota had been 0-7 vs. Maryland, which has won or tied for the Big Ten title in its first three seasons in the Big Ten. It was the Gophers' second victory over a ranked opponent in five days.
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February 19

St. Cloud State No. 1 in a Minnesota-heavy college hockey poll

The Huskies are back in the top spot, while Minnesota State Mankato, the Gophers and Minnesota Duluth all are in the top 10.
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February 19

Upsets move Gophers into NCAA women's tournament talk

Beating two ranked teams in the last week has moved Minnesota into the national women's basketball conversation. Now it won't be a surprise if the Gophers get an NCAA tournament bid.