Gophers pitcher Amber Fiser was mobbed by teammates after getting the win on Saturday, sending Minnesota to the College World Series.

OKC bound: Gophers softball clinches first College World Series berth

Amber Fiser was again dominant in the circle, and Allie Arneson's solo home run in the top of the fifth inning provided an offensive spark to send the Gophers to Oklahoma City.

Sunday morning baseball: Gophers reach delayed Big Ten tournament semis

May 25
Gophers baseball coach John Anderson
After defeating Ohio State early Saturday, the teams were scheduled to play again Saturday night, but the game was pushed back to Sunday morning because of curfew restrictions.

U recruit Ihnen not sure he'll play for German U20 national team

May 24
U recruit Ihnen not sure he'll play for German U20 national team
Gophers top basketball recruit Isaiah Ihnen's first priority is to get to Minnesota as soon as he can this summer.
Gophers
May 25
Pitcher Amber Fiser got hugs from her coaches and teammates after throwing a three-hit shutout on Saturday against LSU. Fiser pitched every inning of

Scoggins: Don't tell this Gophers softball team it can't happen

The Gophers ousted two teams from the SEC, college softball's power conference , en route to the College World Series. And it's no fluke.
Gophers
May 25

Big Ten softball teams at the College World Series

The Gophers are just the fifth Big Ten team in history to reach the final weekend.
News, live video, more: Keep up with Minnesota's D-II and D-III teams
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Gophers
May 25
Gophers shortstop Allie Arneson (16) was mobbed by teammates at the plate after hitting a home run in the fifth inning

Gophers softball is College World Series bound

Coach Jamie Trachsel, pitcher Amber Fiser and leadoff hitter MaKenna Partain met with the media following Saturday's victory.
Gophers
May 25
Gophers pitcher Amber Fiser (13) celebrated with catcher Emma Burns

Reusse: Gophers softball eyes Oklahoma City, but not there yet

The Gophers are a game away from joining the eight-team field, but don't try to engage coach Jamie Trachsel, or the team in general, in conversation about joining next week's College World Series
Gophers
May 25
Minnesota's Eli Wilson celebrates with Micah Coffey (8) during a game last season.

Gophers baseball goes late to shut out Iowa in Big Ten tournament

Joshua Culliver, Ryan Duffy and Brett Schulze combined for a seven-hit shutout, Eli Wilson drove in a pair of runs and the Gophers remained alive in the Big Ten baseball tournament
Gophers
May 25
Gophers coach Jamie Trachsel congratulated outfielder Maddie Houlihan as she rounded third after hitting a solo home run vs. LSU.

Houlihan's homer helps Gophers settle into NCAA super regional win

Maddie Houlihan's solo homer off the first pitch in the bottom of the third inning nullified LSU's lead en route to the No. 7 seed Gophers' 5-3 victory Friday.
Gophers
May 25
Gophers pitcher Amber Fiser (13) was congratulated by her teammates Carlie Brandt (4) and Hannah Bailey (70) after the win.

Trachsel, Fiser discuss Gophers' first NCAA super regional win

Gophers softball coach Jamie Trachsel and pitcher Amber Fiser talked with the media after Friday's 5-3 NCAA super regional victory over LSU at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium
Gophers
May 24
Team Stecklein forward Allie Thunstrom (9) shoots against Team Szabados goalie Shannon Szabados in the NWHL All-Star Hockey Game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019

Whitecaps re-sign All-Star Thunstrom amid NWHL tensions

Other unionized players have vowed not to play next season, but Allie Thunstrom is back with the Whitecaps.
Gophers
May 24
Under coach Jamie Trachsel, the Gophers softball team has a better defense but is still hitting homers and pitching well.

'Why not us?' Trachsel took Gophers softball to new heights quickly

In just her second season, Jamie Trachsel led the Gophers softball team to its first super regional at home.
Gophers
May 24
Minnesota's Nick Lackney pitches against South Dakota State on May 7

Lackney, Gophers shut down Indiana in Big Ten baseball tournament

Reliever Nick Lackney held the top-seed Hoosiers to one run in six innings while the Gophers hitters had nine extra-base hits in winning the elimination game in Ohama.
Gophers
May 23

Gophers-LSU super regional preview

The winner of the best-of-three series will advance to the College World Series in Oklahoma City
Gophers
May 23
Motzko ready for fresh look at U hockey: 'We have the right pieces'

Motzko ready for fresh look at U hockey: 'We have the right pieces'

The Gophers' hockey team will have 19 underclassmen in 2019-20. Said coach Bob Motzko during a stop on the Coaches Caravan in Dellwoo:. "Our guys have made great gains."
Gophers
May 23
Gophers baseball coach John Anderson

Gophers - and all other higher seeds - lose in Big Ten baseball tournament

The Gophers, seeded fourth, were routed 8-2 on Wednesday by host Nebraska, the fifth seed, in the fourth and final game. But that result only continued a trend.
Gophers
May 23
Fleck's rule: 'You commit to me, you can't go see another place'

Fleck's rule: 'You commit to me, you can't go see another place'

After having three players decommit from the U recently, coach P.J. Fleck explained his policy at a Coaching Caravan stop. He added: 'We have a problem in our society. We don't have a problem in our program.'
Gophers
May 22
The Lynx traded 2020 draft picks for two players with experience and dropped two players Tuesday, including former Gophers point guard Kenisha Bell (2

Lynx make 2 trades, waive 2 players, including former U star Bell

The Lynx traded 2020 draft picks for two players with experience and dropped two players, including former Gophers point guard Kenisha Bell.
Gophers
May 22
Men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino, left, and athletic director Mark Coyle mixed and mingled with fans at the Gophers coaches caravan tour stop i

Hottest topic on Gophers caravan: What's going on with Amir Coffey?

The former Hopkins standout is taking advantage of new NCAA rules allowing non-seniors to go through the full draft process. Amir Coffey needs to make his decision soon.
Gophers
May 22
Fleck on Gophers decommitments: 'It's just part of college football'

Fleck on Gophers decommitments: 'It's just part of college football'

The Gophers' football coach isn't too concerned about recruits re-opening their recruiting, even though his team has had three in the past month.
Gophers
May 22
Patrick Fredrickson, a standout freshman for the Gophers last season, has returned to form after being limited because of an arm injury this season.

Banged-up U baseball team heads to Omaha for Big Ten tournament

The Gophers were healthy and seeded No. 1 heading into last season's Big Ten tournament. The 2019 team is battling injuries and barely .500 heading into Wednesday's opening game.
Gophers
May 22
Richard Pitino, Lindsay Whalen talk at Gophers caravan

Richard Pitino, Lindsay Whalen talk at Gophers caravan

Gophers basketball coaches Richard Pitino and Lindsay Whalen and volleyball coach Hugh McCutcheon talked Tuesday at the coaches caravan In Owatonna.
Gophers
May 21

Fleck likes variety, depth of Gophers' offensive options for 2019 season

Nine offensive starters return, including All-Big Ten receiver Tyler Johnson, and depth at running back could be the strongest in years, especially with Rodney Smith and Shannon Brooks returning from injuries.