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Steve Miller will serve as the Gophers men's hockey team's associate head coach after spending the past five years in that position at Ohio State.
Jaxon Howard, the No. 1 football recruit in Minnesota, will announce his college decision on Friday at 6 p.m., during an event at Cooper High School.
Big Ten presidents unanimously approved the move Thursday night. The two traditional sports powers who had been mainstays of the Pac-12 will start conference play in 2024-25.
Gophers players are launching a fan-membership club with plans to split the money equally. Here are some of the things you can get by paying $199.
In addition to winning an Olympic gold medal winner, Steveson was undefeated for Gophers wrestling team and won his second straight NCAA championship.
The former University of Minnesota running back, who died June 1 at his Frisco, Texas, apartment, was celebrated at a public memorial at Huntington Bank Stadium.
Zach Wiese has played the past two seasons in the Tier III NA3HL for the Rochester Grizzlies.
The Barber family also has started a scholarship fund in the honor of Marion III at the University of Minnesota's College of Education in Human Development.
Tyler Brown had received 15 offers in recent weeks from schools. That list included Harvard, Penn and North Carolina A&T.
A receiver from Florida and running back from Pennsylvania commited over the weekend, and so did Mason Carrier, a three-star linebacker from Detroit Lakes entering his junior year.
The three-star recruit rushed for 1,697 yards and scored 31 touchdowns last season.
Cruz Lucius played for Gentry Academy before joining the U.S. National Team Development Program. His brother left the U to turn pro in April.
Three-star recruit Garrison Monroe is the seventh Minnesotan to pledge to the U's 2023 class.
The Panthers — a team with 17 players from eight different states — competed in a Minnesota Showcase event last weekend.
Karter Menz is the top-ranked player in North Dakota and became the fifth player to pledge after 'Summer Splash' recruiting weekend.
Latreveon McCutchin of Austin, Texas, and De'Eric Mister of Gary, Ind., pledged to coach P.J. Fleck's program after visiting campus during "Summer Splash'' weekend.
Sam Peters, a 6-4, 225-pound tight end, helped the Crimson reach the Class 6A state championship game last season.
The home of Gophers men's hockey will drop from an Olympic-sized ice sheet to a hybrid size after the upcoming season as part of the university's capital improvement budget approved by the Board of Regents.
The program's "Summer Splash'' weekend starts Friday and will bring in about 30 recruits, including Cooper star Jaxon Howard, and hopes to build on a solid 2023 class.
Matt Wilkinson and Alec Basten took roundabout paths to become top contenders in a unique and physically challenging track event.
The athletes will be competing this week in 11 events in Eugene, Ore.
Alex Elliott helped the Tigers win the Class 4A state championship last season and is the ninth player to commit to Minnesota's recruiting Class of 2023.
The contract, pending Board of Regents approval, will pay Rossi $850,000 in 2023 and $900,000 in 2024, an increase of $50,000 both years. He'll make $800,000 in 2022.
The three-time national championship winner now has a contract that runs through 2026-27.
A star running back for the Gophers from 2001-04 who later played six seasons for the Dallas Cowboys, Barber died at age 38 and struggled during his post-football life.
Minnesota opens Friday against Texas A&M and likely needs to beat Oklahoma, the tournament's No. 1 overall seed, to reach the Super Regionals.
The Gophers will face Texas A&M at 4 p.m. Friday in the double-elimination tournament.
The former Minnetonka High School and Minnesota Duluth standout defenseman agreed to a two-year deal with the Premier Hockey Federation team. She won Olympic gold with Team USA in 2018.
Leagues no longer must pit division winners against each other, and the Pac-12 quickly changed its format. How the Big Ten will react remains to be determined.
The team will be coached by a former Gophers assistant and is joining the league that includes Minnesota State, St. Thomas and Bemidji State.
Matt Dumba hesitated when asked about the injury that limited his effectiveness vs. the Blues; Joel Eriksson Ek lost three teeth to a teammate's stick.
The top football recruit in Minnesota for the 2023 class has Minnesota and three traditional football powers on his list of four schools.
Keewatin, Minn., native Gino Cappelletti starred for the Gophers in the 1950s and the Boston Patriots of the AFL in the 1960s. He was 89.
She replaces Josh Fenton, who helped build the league and recently became commissioner of the Summit League.
The Winona State graduate spent three years in charge of the successful women's hockey league.
Defenseman, who won the Hobey Baker Award, wins praise for his poise, and contributed again Tuesday.
Nobody in Gophers softball history has hit more than the 57 homers that the Hopkins High School graduate has in her four years on campus.
Since the last Coaches Caravan in 2019, college sports have undergone monumental changes. "There's no putting the genie back in the bottle," football coach P.J. Fleck told fans.
The U.S. national team leaves for Finland on Saturday, plays an exhibition game against Canada on Wednesday and opens the tournament on May 13 against Latvia.
The former Minnesota Duluth defenseman has an excellent record with the St. Louis Blues.
St. Louis scored two power-play goals and the Wild was 0-for-6 with a man advantage despite having plenty of good chances.
Martin Owusu, a three-star recruit, is the ninth-ranked recruit in Minnesota and the 141st-ranked defensive lineman nationally by 247Sports.
The backup quarterback battle, under returning offensive coordinator Kirk Ciarrocca, will be among the things to watch.
The defensive end for Florida State was among the top players at his position last season in college football. He was selected No. 26 overall.
The game will be played in the indoor practice facility at 1 p.m. Saturday, and it no longer will be open to the public because of space constraints.
First-round draft pick Chaz Lucius signed a three-year, contract with Winnipeg and forward Tristan Broz put his name into the NCAA transfer portal.
The teams are tied with 109 points going into the final two days of the season. Here's a look at the schedule and possible outcomes.
The Wild have lost to the Calgary Flames in both previous games this season.
"It's not gonna let me off the hook that easy," said Casey O'Brien as he talked about facing lung surgery and another set of challenges.
Mafe dominated in the Senior Bowl and performed well in several areas at the NFL Combine, opening first-round possibilities.
Sixteen years, 185 games and six head coaches later, a long drought for the U is about to end. Daniel Faalele is certain to be drafted and one of his teammates could get taken, too.
The three-star recruit from Benet Academy in Lisle, Ill., will be part of Minnesota's Class of 2023.
A half-dozen Gophers and three former Minnesota high school stars are among those who could be taken during the seven rounds of the draft.
Return of offensive coordinator Kirk Ciarrocca has quarterback Tanner Morgan feeling confident in early going.
The 5-11, 180-pounder helped lead Benedictine Military School to the Georgia Class 4A state championship last year.
Matthew Knies was a second-team All-Big Ten selection this past season as a freshman.
Ryan Hartman made a hand gesture toward Evander Kane that resulted in an unsportsmanlike conduct fine.
Ryan Hartman saluted his teammates for sticking up for one another after Kirill Kaprizov and Edmonton's Evander Kane mixed it up. Hartman said the fine for his role was 'well worth it.'
Meyers, a native of Delano, Minn., was highly sought after as an NHL free agent. He can play for Colorado right away but won't be eligible for the NHL playoffs.
Mo Ibrahim and Trey Potts are making progress coming back from injuries.
Faber, a Los Angeles Kings draftee, is staying put, while Grant Cruikshank, Jonny Sorenson and Ben Brinkman have entered the transfer portal.
A dominant two periods of hockey at the NCAA men's Frozen Four had produced a 1-0 lead for Minnesota State Mankato. Then everything went wrong.
Denver abruptly turned around the game, after trailing 1-0 to the Mavericks through two periods, with five goals in the third period, including two empty-netters.
Denver goalie Magnus Chrona goalie made 24 saves and kept his team in the game against Minnesota State Mankato.
Three transfers at Minnesota State Mankato had a goal or an assist, or both in the national semifinals, while Denver had one transfer with a goal in the Pioneers' semifinal.
Scott Sandelin, three-time winner of the men's hockey national title as Minnesota Duluth's coach, will see his son Ryan try for his first.
A senior from Illinois, Dryden McKay beat out a couple of Minnesotans, Ben Meyers of the Gophers and Bobby Brink of Denver.
It began at a Pizza Ranch in Iowa, where coach Mike Hastings convinced school officials he knew the answer to "Why not us?"
The Pioneers are playing for their ninth NCAA title, the Mavericks for their first.
Minnesota State Mankato gave up an early goal, then tightened up its defense and unleashed its offense on the Gophers to win its 18th game in a row and reached the Frozen Four title game for the first time.
Gophers men's hockey coach Bob Motzko thanked his team after it clinched a Frozen Four berth for all it has done to help him cope with the death of his 20-year-old son last summer.
A goal by Carter Savoie on an assist from Bobby Brink propelled the Pioneers, seeking their ninth national title.
A pair of centers and a sturdy goaltender made up the three stars.
He trained Minnesota State Mankato's goalies for six years before he joined the Gophers for this season.
Carter Savoie scored the winner and landed the first star.