Gophers
August 7
Gophers add another open training camp session for fans

Gophers add another open training camp session for fans

The team will practice in front of the public 7:45 p.m. Thursday at TCF Bank Stadium.
Gophers
August 7
Antoine Winfield Jr. went through warmups during practice.

Winfield takes healthy attitude into another new season with Gophers

After missing most of two years, safety Antoine Winfield Jr. can't wait to pop somebody. "If he has a healthy season, he's going to be a terror in the Big Ten, that's for sure," linebacker Carter Coughlin said.
Gophers
August 7
Seth Green caught a ball during practice Saturday, but he's found his way into the quarterback room now that the Gophers' depth is thin.

The sometimes quarterback: Green will get shot to fill void for Gophers

Seth Green has worked his way into the quarterback room a bit more considering the Gophers' depth at that position has been compromised by Zack Annexstad's serious foot injury.
Gophers
August 6
Gophers coach P.J. Fleck

Fleck on how the Gophers defense has changed in the past year

Gophers football coach P.J. Fleck spoke after practice Tuesday at Athletes Village
Gophers
August 6
Morgan on what Gophers QBs can improve on from last season

Morgan on what Gophers QBs can improve on from last season

Sophomore quarterback Tanner Morgan spoke after Gophers practice Tuesday at Athletes Village
Gophers
August 6
After trailing by 16, Gophers rally to win Italy exhibition opener

After trailing by 16, Gophers rally to win Italy exhibition opener

Daniel Oturu, Payton Willis and Alihan Demir lead the Gophers to an opening exhibition victory Tuesday in Italy over Stella Azzurra Academy. It was the U's first of three games on foreign tour this week.
Gophers
August 6
Things to know about foreign hoops tours, Gophers' trip to Italy

Things to know about foreign hoops tours, Gophers' trip to Italy

The Gophers men's basketball team is touring Italy. The first of three exhibition games is Tuesday in Rome, and the Gophers are one of three Big Ten teams in Italy right now,.
Gophers
August 6
Gophers quarterback Tanner Morgan (2) passed the ball during practice Saturday.

Injury ends Gophers quarterback battle. But who'll back up Morgan?

Zack Annexstad's foot injury means the starting QB battle is over, with Tanner Morgan behind center, and the backup will be a true freshman.
Gophers
August 5
The United States' Kelsey Robinson dove to keep the ball alive against Bulgaria on Saturday during the second of three Olympic qualifying matches in i

Led by Minnesotans, USA volleyball qualifies for Olympics

Middle blocker Tori Dixon, a former Gopher, is back in a key role with the U.S. after she was forced to miss the 2016 Olympics because of a left knee injury that required reconstructive ACL surgery. She won Sunday on her 27th birthday.
Gophers
August 5
] MARK VANCLEAVE • Gophers wide receiver Tyler Johnson photographed Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 near Dundas, Minn.

'Northside for life!' Gophers star Johnson an agent for hope

When Tyler Johnson earned a football scholarship to play for the University of Minnesota, north Minneapolis traveled the five miles to campus with him. The journey began with a choice he made well before arriving on campus.
Gophers
August 4
Cory Otterdahl with his sons Payton, Trevor, and Max

Reusse: Shot put or discus, three Otterdahl brothers let it fly

Brothers Payton, Trevor and Max Otterdahl starred at Rosemount and have moved on to promising careers in weight throwing.
Gophers
August 3
Fleck gives an update on Annexstad's foot injury

Fleck gives an update on Annexstad's foot injury

Gophers coach P.J. Fleck spoke after practice Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.
Gophers
August 3
Zack Annexstad during the spring football game in April

Gophers lose QB Annexstad to 'serious' foot injury

Gophers coach P.J. Fleck said quarterback Zack Annexstad felt a "pop" in his foot on Friday. Fellow sophomore Tanner Morgan becomes the likely starter, at least for the team's Aug. 29 opener vs. South Dakota State.
Gophers
August 3
Antoine Winfield Jr., returned from left foot surgery for the Gophers during spring practice in March.

Five Gophers to watch at Saturday's open football practice

The Gophers opened training camp Wednesday, but Saturday will be their first practice in full pads, and one of three open to the public.
Gophers
August 2
Gophers football: Ready to get loud

Gophers football: Ready to get loud

"ROW, ROW, ROW!" Behind the scenes, University of Minnesota Gophers players pose, preen and get pumped for the football season during media day.
Gophers
August 2
A practice of the St. Cloud State University men's tennis team in 2016. Ten recent members of SCSU’s tennis and Nordic ski teams filed suit over the

Federal judge: St. Cloud State athletics fails to provide equal opportunity to women

U.S. District Judge John Tunheim came down on the side of the young women, ordering SCSU to take immediate steps.
Gophers
August 1
Gophers center Daniel Oturu (25) — one of two returning sophomore starters who averaged double-digit minutes, along with guard Gabe Kalscheur — to

In Italy, U men's basketball will find playing, bonding time

The nine-day trip to Italy starts Saturday, including several games that will give Richard Pitino a chance to see what life is like without stars Amir Coffey and Jordan Murphy.
Gophers
August 1
Gophers men's basketball coach Richard Pitino

Pitino prepares Gophers for trip to Italy

Gophers coach Richard Pitino talked Thursday as his basketball team prepared for a trip to Italy this weekend
Gophers
August 1
Gophers to meet four Top 25 teams from preseason football poll

Gophers to meet four Top 25 teams from preseason football poll

The Gophers are thought to have a favorable schedule to start the season, but play their last four games against ranked opponents from the Big Ten.
Gophers
August 1
Gophers Coach P.J. Fleck hugged running back Rodney Smith before the Gophers faced Buffalo in the 2017 season opener.

Gophers list reasons why football season should bring more success

With training camp opening Monday, the team's veterans and coach P.J. Fleck can't wait to see how the season unfolds - one that features a more experienced team and a favorable schedule.