Gophers have yet to cash in on Fleck Fever

Gophers have yet to cash in on Fleck Fever

Hiring P.J. Fleck as the Gophers new charismatic football coach hasn't sold many season tickets. Fewer than 40,000 tickets have been distributed for the Aug. 31 opener in the 50,805-seat TCF Bank Stadium.

Scoggins: Gophers' QB platoon plan looks like a bad sign

August 20
Scoggins: Gophers' QB platoon plan looks like a bad sign
P.J. Fleck insists the Gophers having two starting quarterbacks is "not a controversy." It's not ideal, either.

New Nike basketball shoe: No 'Jelly Fam,' just grapes?

August 18
New Nike basketball shoe: No 'Jelly Fam,' just grapes?
A representative for Nike said the shoes have nothing to do, as was originally reported, with Gophers freshman Isaiah Washington.
Gophers
August 19

Coaching change and attendance: Do they relate?

A look at Gophers football home openers under new head coaches.
Local
August 18

Dorothy McNeill Tucker dies at 93, funded U women's sports research

The Tucker Center for Research on Girls & Women in Sport remains the only research center of its kind.
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.
Gophers
August 18

'The P.J. Fleck Show': the latest evidence the Gophers coach plans to take over all of television

The unstoppable first-year football coach now is signed up for a live weekly studio show on Ch. 9, beginning next week.
Gophers
August 18

Settle in and enjoy the ride with this Gophers two-quarterback system

Though coach P.J. Fleck's decision to name co-starters at quarterback isn't popular, it isn't entirely surprising.
Gophers
August 18

Gophers won't have a starting QB; Fleck decides they'll have two

Neither Conor Rhoda nor Demry Croft has seized the job with superior play over the other in camp. But coach P.J. Fleck said, "This is not a controversy."
Gophers
August 17

TCF Bank Stadium getting huge food upgrades for Gophers football

TCF Bank Stadium hosted a food tasting event designed to showcase some of the new foods that will be offered at Gophers football games this season.
Gophers
August 17
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Run of nonconference football showdowns for Gophers ends this year

The Gophers have no big-time nonconference games in 2018 or 2019 as they strike a balance between exciting their fans and preparing for the Big Ten schedule.
Gophers
August 17

Latest 'Being P.J. Fleck' episode revisits tough times and perseverance

The ESPNU documentary takes a look back at the coach's journey to landing in Minnesota.
Vikings
August 17

Hartman: Ex-Michigan star Gedeon excelling in Vikings linebacker battle

Ben Gedeon, a fourth-round pick out of Michigan, is quickly catching on at linebacker in Vikings camp and mounting a bid to make team at need position.
Gophers
August 17
Coach Richard Pitino watched Nate Mason shoot during the Gophers Men's...

Gophers men's basketball team will face grueling finish to Big Ten schedule

A season ago, Minnesota had its toughest stretch to begin Big Ten play, with four of the first six games on the road. This coming season will be flipped, with a potentially nasty February slate.
Gophers
August 17

Report: U followed rules in football suspensions, cites 'breakdown in trust'

The report, released Wednesday, blamed much of the turmoil surrounding the high-profile case on "weak leadership" of the coaching staff and the influence of unnamed "third parties."
Gophers
August 17
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Gophers men's basketball schedule starts a month early. But why?

The Gophers and rest of the Big Ten will start conference play in early December, ending the idea of two separate seasons on the men's basketball schedule.
Gophers
August 16

Gophers football schedules: a look at the future

A peek at the Gophers football schedule in 2018 and beyond.
Gophers
August 16

Gophers basketball to headline Vancouver Showcase in 2018-19

The Gophers men's basketball team joins Texas A&M as the featured teams in the Vancouver Basketball Showcase next November
Gophers
August 16

Will the Gophers be able to win a recruiting battle with Duke?

Duke has landed three Minnesota players in the past five years, including Apple Valley point guard Tre Jones on Sunday. Will that trend continue?
Gophers
August 16

Depth on offense, quarterback decision among issues facing Gophers

Regardless of who starts at quarterback, a decision that still hasn't been made, he will be operating behind an offensive line that has depth issues.
Gophers
August 16

Gophers' Pitino sees nonconference schedule as 'great test'

The Gophers have only one marquee matchup at home before the Big Ten season. But Minnesota, a projected top-20 preseason team, will be challenged on the road.
Gophers
August 15

P.J. Fleck talks Gophers QB and WR battles

Gophers football coach P.J. Fleck talked after Tuesday's fall practice about his wide receiver and quarterback competitions.
Gophers
August 15

Gophers starting quarterback? Nobody has said 'this is my job' yet

Coach P.J. Fleck said Demry Croft and Conor Rhoda "did a lot of really good things" during Saturday's closed scrimmage but that neither has won the starting job.
Gophers
August 14

'The right fit.' Apple Valley's Tre Jones follows brother to Duke

The Apple Valley basketball star verbally committed Sunday to play at the school where Timberwolves guard Tyus Jones led the Blue Devils to a national championship as a freshman.