Gophers
October 6

Gophers replay: Defense and running game click

A detailed look back at Saturday afternoon's game.
Gophers
October 6
Gophers football just misses ranking in Associated Press Top-25 poll

Gophers football just misses ranking in Associated Press Top-25 poll

But for a brief moment, a bug in the system gave them a spot.
Gophers
October 6
Fleck on the Gophers' 40-17 win against Illinois

Fleck on the Gophers' 40-17 win against Illinois

P.J. Fleck on Saturday praised his defense after the game at TCF Bank Stadium.
Gophers
October 6

Ibrahim sits out again in Gophers' victory over Illini

For the third consecutive game, Gophers sophomore running back Mohamed Ibrahim warmed up in full pads, only to not play.
Gophers
October 6
Gophers running back Shannon Brooks slipped out of a tackle attempt by Illinois’ Delano Ware as he continued to churn out yardage in the third quart

Scoggins: Prolific Gophers ground game sets up passing attack

The abundance of praise directed at the Gophers wide receiver corps the first month of the season was well-earned. Rodney Smith and Shannon Brooks proved Saturday they aren't too shabby themselves.
Gophers
October 6
Gophers running back Rodney Smith broke free for a first down, on a modest gain by Saturday’s standards.

Gophers stay perfect, steamroll their way to 40-17 rout over Illinois

Rodney Smith and Shannon Brooks on Saturday moved the ball for a combined 322 yards and the Gophers moved to 5-0 on the season with Saturday's Homecoming victory.
Gophers
October 5
Gophers players including goaltender Sydney Scobee (37) and forward Emily Oden (21) celebrated on the ice after defeating Princeton to advance to last

Gophers sweep MSU Mankato in women's hockey

Eleven different Gophers had at least one point as they extended their winning streak over the Mavericks to 45 games.
Gophers
October 5

Balanced Gophers defeat Rutgers in four sets in volleyball

Regan Pittman had 14 kills, Taylor Morgan 13, Adanna Rollins 12 and Stephanie Samedy 10 for the Gophers.
Gophers
October 5
Gophers' Smith on finally making an explosive 64-yard play

Gophers' Smith on finally making an explosive 64-yard play

Rodney Smith on Saturday rushed for a career-high 211 yards in the Gophers 40-17 win against Illinois
Gophers
October 5

Gophers-Illinois game recap

A look back at Saturday afternoon's game.
Gophers
October 5

Best starts by a Gophers football team

The Gophers on Saturday joined select company from season past.
Gophers
October 5
Gophers defensive lineman Boye Mafe (34) gestured to fans after his team's win against the Georgia Southern Eagles earlier this season.

On now: Can they go 5-0? Follow Gophers-Illinois football here

Can the Gophers go 5-0 by beating Illinois at TCF Bank Stadium? Would that be enough to get them ranked in the next college football poll? Click here to follow the game.
Gophers
October 5
Gophers quarterback Tanner Morgan has always confronted doubts about his size, but his 4-0 start this season has quieted those concerns.

Gophers QB Morgan defying doubters in a big way

Even with praise and records and awards raining down upon him after last week's game at Purdue, Gophers quarterback Tanner Morgan believes he can be better.
Gophers
October 5
Gophers look to tackle Illinois, go 5-0 at TCF Bank Stadium

Gophers look to tackle Illinois, go 5-0 at TCF Bank Stadium

Finishing tackles better has been a point of focus for the Gophers in practice this week.
Gophers
October 4
Former Gophers hockey standout Hannah Brandt supports compensation for college athletes but fears sports like hers could suffer. “I wouldn’t want

Will Minnesota help test NCAA's grip on sports revenue?

It took a state with 58 schools and thousands of NCAA athletes to flex enough muscle to give nine other states, including Minnesota, the confidence to announce plans to introduce similar legislation.
Gophers
October 4

Gophers rout Minnesota State Mankato in women's hockey

The No. 2 Gophers women's hockey team beat Minnesota State Mankato 6-0 on Friday night for the 44th consecutive victory in their rivalry.
Duluth
October 4
FILE - Former UMD women’s basketball coach Annette Wiles, softball coach Jen Banford, and hockey coach Shannon Miller announce a lawsuit against the

Former UMD coaches bring discrimination suit to state high court

3 women allege gender, sexual orientation bias.
Gophers
October 4

Gophers need only a memory to be motivated to play Illinois

Gophers coach P.J. Fleck said his team doesn't use words like "revenge." That might be true for this one rematch, but the Gophers certainly exited last year's 55-31 beating at Illinois with new motivation.
Gophers
October 4
Illinois running back Reggie Corbin

Gophers must contain Corbin to reverse last year's Illinois outcome

In Illinois' win against the Gophers last year, Reggie Corbin tallied 213 yards and two touchdowns on 13 carries.
Gophers
October 4
Pitino-Mashburn, the sequel: Jamal Mashburn Jr. visits Gophers this weekend

Pitino-Mashburn, the sequel: Jamal Mashburn Jr. visits Gophers this weekend

Four-star senior guard Jamal Mashburn Jr., the son of the former Kentucky and NBA standout, is officially visiting Richard Pitino and the Gophers this weekend. Mashburn's father was coached by Rick Pitino at Kentucky.

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