Another big three-point shooting night could be huge for Gophers

Another big three-point shooting night could be huge for Gophers

The Gophers hit 10 three-pointers in Monday's overtime win at Penn State, but they were ranked at the bottom of the Big Ten in that category

U wide receiver Hmielewski gives up football to focus on baseball

January 18
U wide receiver Hmielewski gives up football to focus on baseball
Drew Hmielewski, a multisport athlete from Marshall who was a redshirt freshman for the Gophers football team last fall, has left the program to focus on baseball

Fleck makes changes to Gophers football staff

January 17
Fleck makes changes to Gophers football staff
P.J. Fleck hired a junior college head coach to be an assistant, promoted a quality control assistant to defensive line coach and shuffled some other duties.
Vikings
January 16

Vikings' Minneapolis Miracle brings back memories for Gophers' Lucia

Sunday's improbable finish in the NFC playoff game brought back plenty of memories for Lucia, a die-hard Vikings fan.
Gophers
January 15

Gophers assistant head football coach Linguist leaves for Texas A&M

Maurice Linguist, promoted to Gophers assistant head coach four weeks ago by P.J. Fleck, is leaving Minnesota to become Texas A&M's defensive backs coach.
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
updated 17 hours 52 mins. ago
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
January 15

Gophers cornerback Craighton announces he's transferring

The junior-to-be missed the final nine games of the 2017 season because of a knee injury.
Gophers
January 15
Minnesota Golden Gophers forward Jordan Murphy (3) reached out to grab...

Can Gophers' Murphy get back to his double-double ways at Penn State?

Gophers junior Jordan Murphy hasn't recorded a double-double in points and rebounds in two consecutive games after a streak of 17 in a row to begin the season, the most in Division I since 1996-97.
Gophers
January 13

Gophers seeking to end Big Ten hockey skid against Michigan

Eric Schierhorn will get the start in goal for Minnesota, which lost the series opener 5-3 to the Wolverines on Friday and is on a 1-7-1 slump in conference play.
Gophers
January 13

Gophers face tall task against Purdue's 7-footers Haas and Haarms

The Gophers are undermanned inside Saturday without suspended center Reggie Lynch against Purdue's 7-foot-2 center Isaac Haas and 7-3 reserve Matt Haarms.
Gophers
January 12

Robson to start in goal for Gophers vs. Michigan

The sophomore is coming off a 34-save shutout against St. Cloud State. He started the finales in Minnesota's past three series.
Gophers
January 10

Gophers' defenseman Lindgren speaks up, and his play does, too

"He is the guy we need to play 24 minutes – the heavy minutes,'' coach Don Lucia said of defenseman Ryan Lindgren.
Gophers
January 10

Gophers' Mason vs. Northwestern's McIntosh: Battle of top Big Ten guards

Minnesota's Nate Mason (ankle) and Northwestern's Bryant McIntosh face off in a top Big Ten point guard battle Wednesday, but both returned from injuries last month
Gophers
January 9

Gophers goalie Mat Robson named Big Ten's First Star of the Week

The sophomore made 34 saves in Minnesota's 2-0 victory over then-No. 1 St. Cloud State on Sunday.
Gophers
January 8
Richard Pitino leads a Gophers practice.

Pitino not ruling out more starting lineup changes for Gophers

The Gophers could continue to change lineups against Northwestern on Wednesday to find what works best to replace suspended center Reggie Lynch and injured guard Amir Coffey.
Gophers
January 6

Murphy ties Duncan's double-double streak; Coffey won't return from injury soon

Gophers' Jordan Murphy on Saturday tied Tim Duncan's double-double streak to start a season of 17 straight back in 1997. Meanwhile, Amir Coffey is not expected to return "anytime soon" from shoulder injury, coach Richard Pitino said
Gophers
January 6

Gophers' Jordan Murphy looking to tie his idol Tim Duncan's double-double streak

Gophers junior forward Jordan Murphy could tie former San Antonio Spurs star Tim Duncan's 17 straight double-doubles to start the season at Wake Forest in 1996-97
Gophers
January 3

Gophers' Mason returns to starting lineup vs. Illinois

Gophers senior point guard Nate Mason, who was out with an ankle injury, is will return to the lineup Wednesday against Illinois
Gophers
January 3
Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Nate Mason (2) was tended to by a train...

Gophers could be shorthanded vs. Illinois' aggressive defense

Gophers senior guard Nate Mason (ankle) is a game-time decision to play Wednesday against Illinois' tough ball-pressure defense
Gophers
January 2

Gophers' Mason day-to-day ahead of Wednesday's game vs. Illinois

Gophers senior guard Nate Mason is still day-to-day recovering from an ankle injury going into Wednesday's Big Ten game against Illinois.
Gophers
January 2
Minnesota's running back Kobe McCrary was greeted by Head Coach P. J. ...

Three Gophers football players chosen for College Gridiron Showcase

Defensive back Adekunle Ayinde, running back Kobe McCrary and tight end Nate Wozniak will participate in the scouting event beginning Saturday in Texas.
Gophers
December 31, 2017

What made this best list for Gophers basketball in 2017?

The Gophers made the biggest turnaround in school history, reached the NCAA tournament and Jordan Murphy became a double-double king in 2017. What else made the best list?
Gophers
December 30, 2017

Gophers' Mason is out today against Harvard with an ankle injury

Gophers senior point guard Nate Mason will miss Saturday's game against Harvard with an ankle injury he suffered last week against Florida Atlantic
Gophers
December 30, 2017

Harvard plays Saturday with more top-100 recruits than Minnesota

Harvard coach Tommy Amaker brought in a top-10 recruiting class two years ago that gave him four top-100 prospects, more than the Gophers have on their roster