Once headed to Gophers, Cooper's Abojei lands at Wyoming

Once headed to Gophers, Cooper's Abojei lands at Wyoming

Eric Abojei, who hit an academic snag in February, preventing him from joining the Gophers, announced Tuesday that he is heading to Wyoming.

Florida DE Mayan Ahanotu commits to Gophers

June 24
Mayan Ahanotu, a consensus three-star defensive end from Tampa, Fla., announced Saturday that he has committed to Minnesota.

Backfield churn: One prep running back commits to Gophers, another decommits

June 23
Nolan Edmonds, a three-star running back from Alpharetta, Ga., announced Friday that he is decommitting from Minnesota.
Gophers
June 21

Gophers get running back to flip commitment from Bowling Green

P.J. Fleck's coaching staff watched Thomas Rush at a satellite camp in Canton, Ohio, offered a scholarship and he accepted.
Gophers
June 20
Gophers head coach P.J. Fleck talked to his players before they took t...

Georgia, Ohio remain key recruiting battlegrounds for Gophers under Fleck

P.J. Fleck's staff has been aggressive with its recruiting in Georgia and Ohio, and it's paying dividends.
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Gophers
June 17

Lakeville North offensive lineman commits to Gophers

Nathan Boe is the Gophers' 17th commitment for the Class of 2018.
Gophers
June 15

Gophers offer fifth local 2018 prospect in Orono PF Jarvis Thomas

Orono three-star power forward Jarvis Thomas received a scholarship offer from the home state Gophers after his unofficial visit Wednesday
Gophers
June 14

DeLaSalle star Kalscheur visits U, but says he isn't close to decision

Gophers 2018 target and DeLaSalle guard Gabe Kalscheur took an unofficial visit Monday to see the Gophers' facilities.
Gophers
June 12

Georgia prep chooses Gophers football over basketball options

Rashod Bateman, from Tift County (Ga.) High School, also had reported offers to play basketball at Penn State and Virginia Tech.
Gophers
June 12

Early look for fans: Next season's Gophers in summer league play

Freshman guard Isaiah Washington will make his local debut on a team with All-Big Ten forward Jordan Murphy. Nate Mason and Amir Coffey are teammates and Apple Valley star Tre Jones has two Minnesota teammates.
Gophers
June 12

Gophers get commitment from three-star Florida cornerback

Shamaur McDowell became the latest consensus three-star recruit to commit to the Gophers.
Gophers
June 9

New Gophers Washington, Stockman joining team on campus

The four-star freshman from New York City and reserve transfer from Louisville are the last two members of the basketball team to arrive in the Twin Cities.
Gophers
June 8
Minnesota guard Amir Coffey (5) looks to take a shot past Rutgers forw...

Gophers to host Miami at the Barn in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

The Gophers will host Miami (Fla.) at Williams Arena in November in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge for men's basketball, the conference announced Thursday
Gophers
June 5
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Richard Pitino surprised to see Thad Matta out at Ohio State

Gophers basketball coach Richard Pitino talked Monday on the radio about Ohio State and Thad Matta parting ways
Gophers
June 5

U's Hurt to play for Hall of Famer Larry Brown on summer foreign tour

Gophers forward Michael Hurt to play in August for USA East Coast basketball team coached by Hall of Famer Larry Brown
Gophers
June 3

Fleck gets 2018 commitments from St. Paul, St. Cloud recruits

Brevyn Spann-Ford (St. Cloud Tech) and Josh Aune (Highland Park) became the latest players to commit to the Gophers for the Class of 2018.
Gophers
June 1

All-American Bob Stein returns to College Football Hall of Fame ballot

The Gophers have had 19 players inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame, and Bob Stein is one of 75 players from FBS schools on the 2018 ballot.
Gophers
May 31
"I do hope the [Gophers] program continues to do well," former coach Jerry Kill said on 1500-AM Radio. "I just wish people would be straightforward."

Former Gophers kicker transfers, joining Jerry Kill at Rutgers

Andrew Harte, who saw limited action in three seasons with the Gophers, will have a chance to become Rutgers starting kicker this fall.
Gophers
May 30

Gophers men's basketball to play at Arkansas on Dec. 9

To finish a home-and-home series Minnesota will play Dec. 9 at Arkansas during the 2017-18 men's basketball season
Gophers
May 30
Gophers head coach P.J. Fleck addressed his team after Saturday's spri...

Fleck's staff will have bigger presence on 'satellite camp' circuit

Gophers coaches are scheduled to appear at four satellite camps in June in recruiting hotbeds Chicago, Houston, Atlanta and Canton, Ohio.
Gophers
May 28

Defensive tackle Noah Shannon decommits from Gophers

Noah Shannon, a consensus three-star recruit, announced Sunday he has decommitted from the Gophers.
Gophers
May 27

Q&A: Freshman Harris brings shooting, leadership to U basketball

Before joining the Gophers this week, Patrick School (N.J.) guard Jamir Harris talked about his senior year, expectations for his new team and more
Gophers
May 24

Michigan recruit splats Gophers in paintball video announcing his decision

Jalen Mayfield, who decommitted from the Gophers in March, rubbed it in this week in a video announcing he is staying home to play at Michigan.