Leidner is spreading the ball around, which pleases his coach

Leidner is spreading the ball around, which pleases his coach

Gophers quarterback Mitch Leidner found eight different receivers against Colorado State and nine against Indiana State. Can he keep that up in Big Ten play?

Gophers basketball alumni group hoping to fill a need for players

September 28
Gophers basketball alumni group hoping to fill a need for players
Former Gophers guard Jamal Abu-Shamala started an alumni group with others this summer to help support U basketball players past and present

Gophers defensive end Devers to miss Penn State game with injury

September 27
Gophers defensive end Devers to miss Penn State game with injury
Devers has forced three fumbles with sacks this season but injured his left ankle against Colorado State on Saturday.
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September 26

Gophers and Iowa to kick off at 11 a.m. on Oct. 8

Minnesota will play at least five games in that time slot this season, and several game times remain undetermined.
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September 25
Minnesota's linebackers Carter Coughlin, left, and Jack Lynn stopped C...

Gophers LB Coughlin injures elbow; expected to miss multiple weeks

The Gophers had some injury and recruiting news Sunday morning.
Up Close: Your guide to the Gophers-Penn State game
Gophers-Penn State (2:30 p.m. Saturday, BTN) Up Close: Your guide to the Gophers-Penn State game
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Statistics, rosters and more to get you ready for Saturday's Gophers game at Penn State. Plus click for a complete college scoreboard, polls, Big Ten leaders and information for this weekend's games on TV.
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September 24

Watch another huge hit by Gophers' Tai'yon Devers

Tai'yon Devers made another huge hit Saturday, forcing yet another fumble, and electrifying the crowd at TCF Bank Stadium.
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September 24

Vincent Calhoun injured, leaving a hole at right guard for Gophers

The Gophers will play Colorado State at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday, with kickoff at 11 a.m., televised on ESPNU.
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September 22

Michigan all-state guard Deja Church commits to Gophers

Gophers coach Marlene Stollings received a commitment Thursday from Michigan guard Deja Church
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September 22

Minnehaha Academy ninth-grader Suggs offered Gophers scholarship

Point guard Jalen Suggs became the first in-state freshman guard to receive a scholarship offer from the University of Minnesota since Tyus Jones in 2011.
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September 21

Claeys uses college football blooper reel as a teaching tool

Gophers coach Tracy Claeys showed his players highlights -- lowlights? -- of inexplicable goal line fumbles to make sure they didn't do the same.
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September 21

New Jersey shooting guard Jamir Harris commits to Gophers

The Patrick School senior guard Jamir Harris became the second member of the Gophers 2017 recruiting class on Wednesday
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September 20
Richard Pitino

Pitino travels to New Jersey to recruit top shooting guard

Gophers basketball coach Richard Pitino and assistant Kimani Young were in New Jersey on Tuesday to see the Patrick School's Jamir Harris
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September 20

Shannon Brooks returns from foot injury for Gophers' practice, at least

At Tuesday's press conference, Coach Tracy Claeys said how much Brooks plays Saturday will depend on how the sophomore practices this week.
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September 19

Eastern power forward visiting U after narrowing list of schools to six

Commonwealth Academy (Mass.) power forward Hasahn French, who is from Middletown, N.Y., visits the Gophers on Friday
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September 19

Gophers, Penn State to kick off at 2:30 p.m., on Oct. 1

The Gophers will visit Happy Valley for their Big Ten opener on Oct. 1, with a mid-afternoon kickoff.
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September 16

Where does 2017 rank among Minnesota's best prep basketball classes?

If you judge a senior class by its strength at the top, then this season's senior class could arguably be one of the best in decades.
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September 14

Pitino expects 'immediate impact' from transfers Lynch, Springs

Gophers basketball coach Richard Pitino wrote his first blog for this season Wednesday to discuss his team being back in school
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September 13

Gophers next target French says, 'I'd say I'm an electrifying player'

The Gophers didn't land Theo John, but they have a shot at four-star New York forward Hasahn French.
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September 12

Champlin Park big man Theo John to decide Tuesday between Gophers and Marquette

Champlin Park senior center Theo John will announce his college decision with teammate McKinley Wright on Tuesday night at 5 p.m. at their high school.
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September 12

Gophers and St. Raymond connection continues with Isaiah Washington

Former Gophers point guard Eric Harris, a member of the 1997 Final Four team, and new Gophers recruit Isaiah Washington are both products of St. Raymond High in New York.
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September 12

Gophers draw another 11 a.m., kickoff against Colorado State

Minnesota has four 11 a.m., kickoffs on its schedule at this point.
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September 11

Gophers receiver Lingen out at least a month with broken clavicle

The Gophers will be without their top tight end, Brandon Lingen, as he recovers from a broken clavicle injury.
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September 11

Gophers land four-star New York point guard Isaiah Washington

St. Raymond's (N.Y.) point guard Isaiah Washington, a four-star senior recruit, makes a commitment to Minnesota on Sunday