Nebraska catching some of Minnesota's baseball talent

Nebraska catching some of Minnesota's baseball talent

Two metro area standouts are expected to be a part of Darin Erstad's Huskers’ incoming 2015 recruiting class.

Gophers land commitment from 6-6 Michigan prep quarterback

May 21
Tony Poljan is a consensus three-star recruit who also had offers from Toledo, Buffalo, Central Michigan and Eastern Michigan.

Gophers mull what went wrong this baseball season

May 21
The improved Big Ten kept host Minnesota out of the conference tourney
Gophers
6:55am

Donley helps Indiana top Ohio State 5-3

Scott Donley's three-RBI double broke a tie in the eighth inning and sixth-seeded Indiana beat Ohio State 5-3 Thursday in an elimination game of the Big Ten tournament.
Gophers
6:53am

Maryland beats Michigan State 2-1 in Big Ten tourney

Mike Shawaryn struck out nine, Kevin Smith singled in the go-ahead run in the fifth inning and Maryland beat Michigan State 2-1 on Wednesday night in the Big Ten tournament.
Gophers
1:30am

Maryland ends Illinois' 27-game win streak with 2-1 victory

Brian Shaffer allowed one run in seven innings and Maryland ended Illinois' 27-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory in the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday night.
Gophers
May 21

Michigan beats Iowa 8-5 in Big Ten tourney

Cody Bruder and Kendall Patrick hit home runs, leading Michigan to an 8-5 victory over Iowa in the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday night.
Gophers
May 21

Michigan State beats Nebraska 9-7 in Big Ten tourney

Ryan Krill hit a go-ahead grand slam in the eighth inning in Michigan State's 9-7 victory over Nebraska on Thursday in the Big Ten tournament.
Gophers
May 21

13 Gophers teams recognized for academic progress

  Thir­teen ath­let­ics teams at the University of Minnesota have re­ceived public rec­og­ni­tion awards for their Ac­a­dem­ic Progress Rates. The awards are giv­en each year…
Gophers
May 21
Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany

Big Ten: Freshman ineligibility idea just the start

Jim Delany’s idea of making freshmen ineligible in football and men’s basketball has drawn plenty of attention and scorn.
Gophers
May 21

Minnesota adds Texas prep star Murphy to recruiting class

Minnesota has added San Antonio prep star Jordan Murphy to its 2015 recruiting class.
Gophers
May 21

Illinois beats Nebraska 3-2 in Big Ten tourney

Pat McInerney broke a tie with an RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning and top-seeded Illinois beat Nebraska 3-2 on Wednesday night in the Big Ten tournament.
Gophers
May 21

Gallery: Big Ten baseball tournament

The Big Ten baseball tournament kicked off Wednesday at Target Field. The Gophers did not qualify.
Gophers
May 21

Nick Day hits homer to lift Iowa past Ohio State

Nick Day hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to give Iowa a 3-2 victory over Ohio State on Wednesday in the Big Ten tournament.
Gophers
May 20

Wisconsin's Alvarez: Abolish so-called 20-hour rule

Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez said it's time to abolish the so-called 20-hour rule designed to limit how much time students spend on athletics instead of academics per week.
Gophers
May 20

Michigan cruises past reigning champion Indiana 4-1

Brett Adcock retired the first seven batters he faced, helping Michigan beat defending champion Indiana 4-1 on Wednesday in the opener of the Big Ten tournament.
Sports
May 20

Wisconsin's Alvarez open to letting Axe return to sidelines

Wisconsin AD Barry Alvarez said the decision to limit the Paul Bunyan's Axe celebration to the end zone was made by former Badgers coach Gary Andersen.
Gophers
May 20

Big Ten baseball takes over Target Field without host

The Gophers, traditionally one of the conference’s top teams, missed the Big Ten tournament for only the third time in the past 18 seasons.
Sports
May 20

Michigan, Indiana open Big Ten baseball tournament

Eight Big Ten teams are playing Wednesday in the first round of the Big Ten baseball tournament at Target Field. Minnesota didn't qualify.
Gophers
May 20
Renderings from the university's 1/15/15 RFP. ... The University of Mi...

U to break ground on athletic village in August

The school has raised $70 million of its $150 million goal, with more gains expected soon.
Sports
May 20

U's Toledo faces tough challenge in NCAA tennis tournament

Senior Leandro Toledo meets a player he lost to twice this school year in his opening match in Waco, Texas.
Gophers
May 19

Big Ten baseball tournament schedule

The games begin Wednesday at 9 a.m.
Gophers
May 19

Vandy tops defending champ UCLA for women's tennis title

Vanderbilt was two points from its first NCAA women's team tennis title on one court when a UCLA rally shifted the focus to Astra Sharma three courts away.
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