U basketball recruit Omersa puts on dunk show at AAU tournament

U basketball recruit Omersa puts on dunk show at AAU tournament

Orono forward Jarvis Omersa will be the most athletic player on the roster when he joins the Gophers next month with fellow local recruits Daniel Oturu and Gabe Kaslceur

Gophers open Big Ten hockey schedule Nov. 9-10 at Wisconsin

May 22
Gophers open Big Ten hockey schedule Nov. 9-10 at Wisconsin
The Big Ten announced its conference schedule for 2018-19. Minnesota closes the league season Feb. 22-23 vs. NCAA runner-up Notre Dame.

An (early) projected lineup for Gophers men's basketball

May 16
An (early) projected lineup for Gophers men's basketball
Gophers basketball updated scholarship chart and projected 2018-19 lineup, including transfers and 2018 recruits.
Gophers
May 16
Stull could be the missing piece for the Gophers

Stull could be the missing piece for the Gophers

Gophers land coveted graduate transfer Brock Stull from Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Tuesday to close a loaded 2018 recruiting class
Gophers
May 14
Kansas junior college guard picks Baylor over Gophers

Kansas junior college guard picks Baylor over Gophers

Hutchinson Community College (Kan.) guard Devonte Bandoo reportedly picks Baylor over Minnesota, South Carolina and Kansas State.
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
May 11
Rochester's Hurt leads loaded AAU team into Wayzata tournament

Rochester's Hurt leads loaded AAU team into Wayzata tournament

Five-star Rochester John Marshall forward Matthew Hurt leads one of the top Adidas circuit AAU teams in D1 Minnesota, which plays this weekend in a Wayzata tournament..
Gophers
May 7
Former Pittsburgh guard Marcus Carr will transfer to Minnesota and be eligible to play three seasons beginning in 2019-20.

Gophers land another transfer with former Pitt guard

Former Pittsburgh guard Marcus Carr will transfer to Minnesota, and he's hoping the NCAA will allow him to play next season.
Gophers
May 6
Minnesota head Coach Rick Pitino during the first half. ] RENEE JONES SCHNEIDER • renee.jones@startribune.com The Gophers hosted Concordia St. Paul

U expected to add Wichita State's lead recruiter as final assistant

Kyle Lindsted, who was the top recruiter for Wichita State coach Greg Marshall, is working on finalizing a deal to join Richard Pitino's staff.
Gophers
May 4
Former Gophers guard Mason invited to Florida pro combine

Former Gophers guard Mason invited to Florida pro combine

Even though he wasn't invited to the NBA's combine in Chicago, Mason will be among 24 players invited to a Florida combine that will be attended by team officials.
Gophers
April 30
Pitino offers scholarships to three Minnesota sophomore big men

Pitino offers scholarships to three Minnesota sophomore big men

Gophers coach Richard Pitino offered scholarships to 2020 Minnesota big men Dawson Garcia of Prior Lake, Ben Carlson of East Ridge and Dain Dainja of Park Center on Monday.
Gophers
April 28
No Gophers picked in NFL draft, but some have chances to catch on

No Gophers picked in NFL draft, but some have chances to catch on

Steven Richardson and Ryan Santoso signed free-agent contracts, while six others received rookie minicamp invitations.
Gophers
April 28
Gophers receive verbal commitment from St. Louis defensive end

Gophers receive verbal commitment from St. Louis defensive end

D'Vion Harris of Lutheran North High School is a three-star recruit.
Gophers
April 25
Gophers add Tar Heels to football schedule after dumping them under Kill

Gophers add Tar Heels to football schedule after dumping them under Kill

The Gophers added North Carolina in 2023 and 2024. They'd been scheduled to meet in 2013 and 2014, but former coach Jerry Kill had them dropped to schedule lesser teams.
Gophers
April 25
Key points from Rice Commission report on fixing college hoops

Key points from Rice Commission report on fixing college hoops

The commission on college basketball, headed by Condoleezza Rice, released recommendations for reform Wednesday.
Gophers
April 17
Minnetonka cornerback Raheem Brown broke up a pass intended for Rosemount wide receiver Jonathan Mann

Rosemount wide receiver Mann says he'll play for Gophers

Three-star recruit Jonathan Mann will be a junior this fall and is the first player to commit to Minnesota's 2020 recruiting class.
Gophers
April 15
Minnesota Duluth forward Joey Anderson (13)

UMD standout Joey Anderson signs with New Jersey Devils

The former Hill Murray and U.S. junior team player helped the Bulldogs to the NCAA title this season.
Gophers
April 12
Graduate transfer point guard plans to visit Gophers next month

Graduate transfer point guard plans to visit Gophers next month

Alabama-Birmingham junior point guard Nick Norton, a graduate transfer, expects to visit Minnesota in May. He's also considering Purdue, Ohio State and Mississippi
Gophers
April 12

Gophers receive verbal commitment from three-star cornerback from Illinois

Tyler Nubin, a 6-2, 183-pounder from St. Charles, Ill., received offers from six other Big Ten schools. He is the fifth player to commit to Minnesota's Class of 2019.
Gophers
April 12
U recruits still excited about program despite assistants leaving

U recruits still excited about program despite assistants leaving

Gophers recruits Daniel Oturu, Gabe Kalscheur and Jarvis Omersa are still excited about joining the program after local recruiter and assistant Ben Johnson left for Xavier on Tuesday.
Gophers
April 10
Springs praises his former coach and new U assistant Rob Jeter

Springs praises his former coach and new U assistant Rob Jeter

Former Gophers and Milwaukee guard Akeem Springs has high praise for newly hired Minnesota assistant coach Rob Jeter.
Sports
April 7
Pressure-tested UMD, Notre Dame ready for Frozen Four title game

Pressure-tested UMD, Notre Dame ready for Frozen Four title game

The Bulldogs and Fighting Irish know how to excel in close games, and that could be the case again tonight.
Gophers
April 5
It's Frozen Four Thursday: UMD vs. Ohio State, and Michigan vs. Notre Dame

It's Frozen Four Thursday: UMD vs. Ohio State, and Michigan vs. Notre Dame

College's hockey's crown jewel hits Xcel Energy Center for the third time as the Bulldogs try to win a second national championship in St. Paul, with a trio of Big Ten teams fighting for the title, too
Gophers
April 3
Kevin Dorsey stood on the court with assistant coach Kimani Young in 2016

Gophers assistant Kimani Young headed to join UConn staff

Young had come to Minnesota from Florida International with Richard Pitino and was credited for landing four-star recruit Isaiah Washington for the Gophers.