Gophers
April 17

Minnesotans stock rosters at NCAA gymnastics championships

While Gopher Lexy Ramler will compete as an individual, five other Minnesotans β€” all former members of Champlin's Twin City Twisters β€” are on teams that advanced to the NCAA championships
Gophers
April 17

Gophers learn Big Ten opponents for men's and women's 2019-2020 basketball seasons

Iowa and Wisconsin show up on both teams' home-and-away schedule.
Gophers
April 17
Road trip: After years in exile, Paul Bunyan's Axe tours Minnesota

Road trip: After years in exile, Paul Bunyan's Axe tours Minnesota

Beating Wisconsin in football for the first time since 2004 gave the Gophers possession of the game trophy, and the university has big plans for taking it around the state over the next few months.
Gophers
April 17
Gophers coach Richard Pitino directed his team during a first-round game against Louisville. Pitino signed an extension at season's end.

New contract in hand, Pitino gears up for another recruiting push

The Gophers have up to four scholarships still available for the Class of 2019 with the spring recruiting period starting Wednesday.
Gophers
April 17
Minnesota Duluth celebrated its 2019 men's hockey national championship on Tuesday at Romano Gym

UMD coach Sandelin named coach of U.S. World Juniors

The U.S. team will take part in the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship from Dec. 26 to Jan. 5 in the Czech Republic.
Gophers
April 16
U loses recruiting battle for top point guard; German prospect to visit

U loses recruiting battle for top point guard; German prospect to visit

The Gophers lost out to Wichita State for four-star point guard Grant Sherfield; A prospect from Germany and a graduate transfer from Drexel are set for visits.
Gophers
April 16
Three big questions for U football now that spring practice is done

Three big questions for U football now that spring practice is done

There are some significant choices for coach P.J. Fleck to make for the upcoming football season. But they appear to be based on depth more than uncertainty.
Gophers
April 16
Minnesota-Duluth players celebrated a 3-0 victory over Massachusetts in the NCAA Frozen Four men's college hockey championship game Saturday in Buffal

UMD to hold hockey celebration tonight; Gophers baseball beats Illinois

The 2011, '18 and '19 national championship trophies will also be on display for photo opportunities.
Gophers
April 15
Pitino still looking to add players as late signing period begins

Pitino still looking to add players as late signing period begins

The Gophers still have scholarships to offer for next season, and coach Richard Pitino is looking to add experience to the roster, especially in the frontcourt.
Gophers
April 15
Daniel Faalele, 6-9 and 400 pounds, broke a handful of tackles to score on a 6-yard run for the Maroon team on Saturday. β€œHe just kept moving his fe

'Nothing you could do': 400-pound Faalele scores during spring game

The 6-9, 400-pound offensive lineman, the Gophers' biggest player, scored the Maroon team's second touchdown in the spring game Saturday.
Gophers
April 15
What did the Gophers learn from spring football?

What did the Gophers learn from spring football?

The first of a two-part blog series. Wide receivers should give everyone reason to feel good about 2019 and there are more defensive options than last season.
Gophers
April 14
The Lynx selected Connecticut forward Napheesa Collier with the No. 6 overall pick in the WNBA draft Wednesday night.

'Haul of talent.' Lynx start draft with UConn star Collier, end with U's Bell

Napheesa Collier's versatile defensive skills made her one of the top picks in the draft. The Lynx also took Gophers guard Kenisha Bell in the third round.
Gophers
April 14
Gophers second baseman MaKenna Partain (shown in a April 2018 game against Wisconsin) went 6-for-7 in 7-1 and 9-5 victories over Michigan State on Sun

Partain dominates as Gophers softball sweeps doubleheader with Michigan State

MaKenna Partain went 6-for-7 in 7-1 and 9-5 victories over the Spartans on Sunday, with three doubles, a triple and a home run.
Gophers
April 14
Maroon quarterback Zack Annexstad (5) passed for 191 yards and a touchdown against Gold in the spring football game.

Gophers' quarterback battle will last into training camp

Neither Zack Annexstad nor Tanner Morgan gained an advantage during Saturday's spring game. "We're going to need both guys at some point," coach P.J. Fleck said.
Gophers
April 14
Gophers head coach P.J. Fleck during a tackling drill. The Gophers held a practice at TCO Performance Center, home of the Minnesota Vikings.

Hartman: Fleck says Gophers need to carry over momentum

The only Big Ten team that was more dominant down the stretch than the Gophers last season was Iowa.
Gophers
April 13

Gophers football spring game recap

A look back at Saturday's exhibition.
Gophers
April 13
Gopher RB Mohamed Ibrahim reflects on spring game

Gopher RB Mohamed Ibrahim reflects on spring game

Mohamed Ibrahim ran for 84 yards and scored a touchdown Saturday
Gophers
April 13
Rashod Bateman: Gophers spring game MVP

Rashod Bateman: Gophers spring game MVP

Rashod Bateman had six catches for 164 yards on Saturday.
Gophers
April 13
Jarvis Omersa and the Gophers are headed to Sioux Falls, S.D., again next season.

Gophers basketball will play Oklahoma next season in Sioux Falls

This will be the third game for the Gophers at the Sanford Pentagon, which included playing Oklahoma State in 2015 and Vanderbilt in 2016.
Gophers
April 12

UMass defenseman Makar wins Hobey Baker Award

The sophomore beat out two other defensemen, St. Cloud State senior Jimmy Schuldt of Minnetonka and Harvard junior Adam Fox