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February 15, 2015
Gophers top NDSU in feisty match in Fargo
FARGO – The end result was predictable, but that didn’t mean the University of Minnesota and North Dakota State didn’t go at it on the wrestling mat. The 26-9 Minnesota win included contested points, video reviews and coaches arguing and pleading all over the place. Some...
sports / bison
February 15, 2015 - 5:21pm
West Fargo grad Schiller returns as a star for Gophers
Fargo - Before University of Minnesota wrestler Scott Schiller attempts to win a national title, he makes a stop at home today. Scott Schiller, the No. 5-ranked wrestler in NCAA Division I at 197 pounds, and his No. 4-ranked Gophers take on No. 23 North Dakota State this afternoon...
February 15, 2015 - 12:07am
February 12, 2015
Gophers top Iowa to pick up first conference victory away from Minnesota
IOWA CITY, Iowa – Just four days removed from one of their most impressive games of the season in a 16-point win over Maryland, Iowa players heard boos from the home crowd as they were getting outplayed and outscored 12-0 during a first-half stretch Thursday night against Minnesota. This...
February 12, 2015 - 10:30pm
February 7, 2015
Gophers get past Purdue in men's hoops
MINNEAPOLIS – Never in Richard Pitino’s young career has he had a team start the second half as furiously as the Gophers did Saturday, firing off 14 straight points behind their aggressive full-court press to go from trailing at halftime to a double-digit lead against Purdue. Minnesota’s...
February 7, 2015 - 11:36pm
Boyd’s hat trick vaults Gophers to men’s hockey victory
MINNEAPOLIS – Travis Boyd scored three goals as Minnesota defeated Ohio State 6-2 in Big Ten men’s hockey Saturday. Hudson Fasching, Kyle Rau and Michael Brodzinski each added a goal for the Gophers.
February 7, 2015 - 9:34pm
February 6, 2015
UND stuns No. 2 Minnesota in women's hockey
GRAND FORKS – As the final buzzer sounded, Shelby Amsley-Benzie raised a fist in the air and grinned from ear to ear. Sure, shutouts are becoming routine for the University of North Dakota junior goaltender, but this one may have meant a little bit more. Behind 25 saves from Amsley-Benzie,...
sports / und
February 6, 2015 - 11:17pm
UND hopes for huge crowd in tonight's women's hockey game against Gophers
GRAND FORKS – A year ago, 5,835 fans filed into Ralph Engelstad Arena to watch the women’s hockey showdown between North Dakota and Minnesota. “I thought, for sure, it had an impact,” UND coach Brian Idalski said of the program-record crowd. “I thought we came out with...
sports / und
February 6, 2015 - 12:49am
February 4, 2015
Kill fills needs with Gophers' recruiting class
MINNEAPOLIS – Four recruiting services have the University of Minnesota’s incoming football class near the bottom half of the Big Ten Conference, but half of their recruits could fill needs on the offensive line and in the defensive backfield. Of the 24 players who signed letters...
February 4, 2015 - 10:26pm
Schnepf: Johannesson can’t resist Big Ten's Gophers
Fargo - In the eyes of North Dakota State football fans, James Johannesson is the one who got away. And with four straight national championships to brag about, NDSU coaches do not lose too many recruits these days. But Johannesson is so good, so powerful and so fast, it was hard...
sports / high school sports
February 4, 2015 - 10:22pm
January 31, 2015
Gophers men's basketball team trounces Nebraska
MINNEAPOLIS – University of Minnesota men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino stressed during a rough Big Ten start that his team wasn’t that far off defensively from where it needed to be to win consistently. It wasn’t just about turning over teams at a high rate with the...
January 31, 2015 - 11:33pm
January 28, 2015
Gophers come up short at Penn State
STATE COLLEGE. Pa. – There are times when a coach can rip his players at halftime for having lackluster effort and playing basically embarrassing basketball. But it wouldn’t have done any good in Richard Pitino’s case Wednesday night with his University of Minnesota basketball...
January 28, 2015 - 9:34pm
January 24, 2015
Hollins pushes Gophers by Illini
MINNEAPOLIS – After nailing his fourth 3-pointer of the game from the corner, Andre Hollins got knocked to the floor by Illinois’ Ahmad Starks. Swish. The Gophers desperately needed a momentum-swinging possession, and they got it when Hollins converted a four-point play to break...
January 24, 2015 - 8:31pm
January 20, 2015
Missed free throws cause Gophers to come up short again
LINCOLN, Neb. – For a half, Andre Hollins looked like he could carry his University of Minnesota men’s basketball team to another Big Ten win, as he did in a 31-point performance against Rutgers over the weekend. Hollins had 21 points and 11 rebounds Tuesday, but he also had...
January 20, 2015 - 11:55pm
Ex-Gophers quarterback to plead guilty in Mankato assault case
MANKATO, Minn. - Initially charged with two counts of felony assault, ex-University of Minnesota quarterback Philip Nelson will plead guilty to one count of fifth-degree assault for his role in a Mankato bar fight last May, his attorney said. In a statement released by defense...
news / crime
January 20, 2015 - 1:07pm
January 17, 2015
Men's hockey: Minnesota 5, Wisconsin 2
Site: Minneapolis Highlights: Travis Boyd scored two goals and dished out an assist for the Gophers while Connor Reilly scored one goal and had an assist. Grant Besse scored both goals for the Badgers.
January 17, 2015 - 8:51pm