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Gophers Basketball Adds Tyler Cochran to 2024-25 Roster

Ben Johnson capped off an impressive Transfer Portal class this spring with the late addition of Tyler Cochran who is transferring to Minnesota from Toledo, has one year of eligibility remaining. Here is the full press release from the U: University of Minnesota head men’s basketball coach Ben Johnson has announced the addition of Tyler Cochran (Bolingbrook, […] READ MORE

Minnesota Football: The Top 5 Golden Gophers of All Time

The Minnesota Golden Gophers football program, established in 1882, boasts a storied history with notable achievements, including seven national championships and 18 conference titles. Known for producing exceptional talent, the Gophers have celebrated over 50 first-team All-Americans and a Heisman Trophy winner, Bruce Smith, in 1941.  The program’s legacy is further highlighted by critical moments […] READ MORE

Gophers Legend May End His Incredible NHL Career to Move on to a New Challenge

In recent years, the Minnesota Gophers have been a dominant force in college hockey, with so many graduates getting picked up in the early rounds of the NHL Draft and signed to professional teams. Just last year, the University of Minnesota lost, arguably, the best player in college, Logan Cooley, who joined fellow former Gophers […] READ MORE

Ranking Minnesota Gophers 2024 Football Opponents From Easiest to Toughest

Like it or not, strength of schedule tends to play a big role in the success of a college football team. That will certainly be the case for the Minnesota Golden Gophers, who face one of their toughest schedules in recent memory in 2024. That’s what happens when the Big Ten adds several West Coast […] READ MORE

Start Times, TV Partners Announced for Five Gophers Football Games

The Gophers football season is less than 100 days away! Details about the schedule are starting to emerge, with GopherSports.com issuing this update today: The Big Ten conference and its television partners announced today start times for five University of Minnesota football games in the upcoming 2024 season. The games announced were Minnesota’s nonconference contests […] READ MORE

Which NBA Players came from Minnesota?

Minnesota has a rich tradition when it comes to basketball. The state is represented by two college teams, with the Minnesota Golden Gophers competing in the Big Ten Conference and the St Thomas Tommies just behind in the Summit. A number of top players have graduated from these institutions and made their name in the […] READ MORE

Minnesota Golden Gophers NFL Draft Stats Since 2000

Here’s some information on how many Golden Gophers have been selected by teams in the NFL Draft since 2000. This information was originally posted on our message board, and the conversation can be found here: https://gopherhole.com/boards/threads/minnesota-golden-gophers-nfl-draft-stats-since-2000.114874/#post-2935241 2000 – Gophers finished 1999 at 8-4, lost Sun Bowl, ranked No. 17/18 DB Tyrone Carter, R4, Minnesota Vikings […] READ MORE