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March 19, 2017
Tracy Claeys, then head coach of the Minnesota Gophers football team, looks on during the third quarter of the Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego on Dec. 27, 2016. Claeys and his staff were fired following the game, causing a budget hole for U Athletics. Jake Roth / USA TODAY Sports
Big TV deal for Gopher sports won't help University of Minnesota academics
March 19, 2017 - 5:20pm
March 18, 2017
Minnesota Golden Gophers forward Eric Curry (24), guard Amir Coffey (5) and guard Nate Mason (2) celebrate during the second half of the game against the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on March 16, 2017, at BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee. James Lang / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers looking forward with sense of promise
March 18, 2017 - 7:49pm
March 17, 2017
Minnesota Golden Gophers head coach Richard Pitino watches his team practice for their first round game of the NCAA Tournament at BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wis., on March 15, 2017. Benny Sieu / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers AD Mark Coyle: 'I've told (Pitino) I want to talk about his contract'
March 17, 2017 - 2:44pm
March 15, 2017
Minnesota Golden Gophers forward Jordan Murphy (3) rebounds the ball in front of Michigan Wolverines forward Moritz Wagner (13) in the second half during the Big Ten Conference Tournament at Verizon Center in Washington on March 11, 2017. Geoff Burke / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers confident amid chorus of naysayers
March 15, 2017 - 8:35pm
Minnesota Gophers head coach Richard Pitino cheers on his team in the second half against the Michigan Wolverines at Williams Arena last Sunday. Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
Gophers coach Pitino remembers March Madness sorrow in person
March 15, 2017 - 8:04pm
March 13, 2017
Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Akeem Springs is defended by Maryland Terrapins guard Melo Trimble in the first half Feb. 22 in College Park, Md. Evan Habeebk / USA TODAY Sports
Injured Gophers captain plans to go into coach-mode for Big Dance
March 13, 2017 - 9:44pm
March 12, 2017
Minnesota Gophers head coach Richard Pitino cheers on his team in the second half against the Michigan Wolverines at Williams Arena last Sunday. Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
Gophers get No. 5 NCAA seed, face Middle Tennessee State
March 12, 2017 - 9:42pm
March 11, 2017
Minnesota Duluth goaltender Catherine Johnson comforts Lara Stalder following Saturday’s 1-0 loss to Minnesota at Amsoil Arena. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Minnesota Duluth women frozen out
March 11, 2017 - 9:37pm
Minnesota Golden Gophers quarterback Mitch Leidner (7) rushes for a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Central Michigan Chippewas at Ford Field in Detroit on Dec. 28, 2015. Rick Osentoski / USA TODAY Sports
Former Gophers QB Leidner turns to Rich Gannon for help
March 11, 2017 - 7:27pm
Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Amir Coffey (5) dribbles the ball as Michigan Wolverines guard Derrick Walton Jr. (10) defends in the first half during the Big Ten Conference Tournament on Saturday, March 11, 2017, at Verizon Center in Washington. Amber Searls / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers ousted from Big Ten tournament by red-hot Michigan
March 11, 2017 - 7:20pm
March 10, 2017
Minnesota Golden Gophers center Reggie Lynch dunks the ball past Michigan State Spartans guard Alvin Ellis III (3) in the second half during the Big Ten Conference Tournament Friday at Verizon Center in Washington. Geoff Burke / USA TODAY Sports
Murphy's 3-pointer helps Gophers reach Big Ten semis
March 10, 2017 - 6:13pm
March 6, 2017
Minnesota Gophers head coach Richard Pitino coaches against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Williams Arena on March 2. Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers coach Pitino named Big Ten coach of the year
March 6, 2017 - 5:55pm
March 5, 2017
Wisconsin Badgers guard Khalil Iverson (21) grabs a rebound from Minnesota Golden Gophers forward Eric Curry (24) at the Kohl Center. Wisconsin defeated Minnesota 66-49 Mary Langenfeld / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers best winning streak in two decades comes to an end in Wisconsin
March 5, 2017 - 8:55pm
March 4, 2017
P.J. Fleck  File photo
Fleck starts new era with Gophers as spring practices begin
March 4, 2017 - 9:09pm
Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Dupree McBrayer (1) Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports file photo
Gophers try to win in Wisconsin for first time in eight years
March 4, 2017 - 9:05pm