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Gophers blow past Phoenix in season opener 99-69

The Minnesota Gophers began their 2020-21 basketball campaign Wednesday night, defeating the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Phoenix 99-69.   Game Recap: The Gophers began the night on fire, jumping out to a 12-0 lead. A rather dominating first half saw Minnesota take a 53-22 lead into the locker room. Utah transfer, Both Gach was as-good […] READ MORE

Predictions for the Gophers in the Big Ten West

Article by Jon Firman Gophers fans aren’t likely to forget the team’s breakout performance in 2019. As the football program’s best record in the last 50 years, the Golden Gophers’ nine-game win streak to start the season propelled them to the eighth position in College Football Playoff rankings. There was the crucial win over Penn […] READ MORE

Gophers escape with 34-31 win over Purdue

The Gophers survive, taking down Purdue 34-31 in a shootout to record their first home win of the 2020 season.   Game Recap: The night couldn’t have really started any worse for P.J. Fleck’s Gopher team, as 25 total players and staff were ruled out due to COVID-19 or injury prior to kickoff. Oddly enough, […] READ MORE

What is wrong with the Gophers’ defense?

The Minnesota Golden Gophers have begun the 2020-21 season 1-2. Their offense has not skipped a beat from last year’s historic run, but their defense currently ranks No. 93 out of 123 schools in fewest points allowed per game, at 36.0 per contest.   Twitter: (@tonyliebert)   What is wrong? The Gophers’ historic 11-2 run […] READ MORE

Gophers trounce Illini 41-14

The Golden Gophers came to play in their third game of the 2020 season, defeating Illinois 41-14 to move to 1-2 on the season.   Game Recap Minnesota’s offense dominated for 60 minutes. Mohamed Ibrahim was once again the main man in Mike Sanford Jr’s offensive gameplan. The redshirt-junior now has 97 carries, 571 yards, […] READ MORE

Why Minnesota should not look past Maryland

Twitter: (@tonyliebert) The Gophers are set to travel to College Park, Maryland to take on the Terrapins from the University of Maryland on Friday night, Oct. 30.   Week one of the 2020 Big Ten season came and went. We saw the Gophers fall 24-49 at the hands of the Michigan Wolverines. It was a […] READ MORE

’21 four-star DT Jacob Schuster commits to Minnesota

2021 four-star defensive lineman, Jacob Schuster committed to the University of Minnesota on Friday night, Oct. 23.     While the Gophers were busy preparing for the Wolverines of Michigan, P.J. Fleck was still busy recruiting. Schuster being an Olympia, Washington native, proves that Fleck’s recruiting prowess is nationwide. The 6-foot-2 300-pound defensive tackle chose […] READ MORE

Kenny Pohto adds to the Gophers 2021 recruiting class

2021 three-star big man, Kenny Pohto committed to the University of Minnesota, Saturday afternoon joining Treyton Thompson as Richard Pitino’s second commitment in the class of 2021.   Pohto, a native of Sweeden has been relatively under-recruited, as his only other reported D1 offer was Nebraska. The 6’9″ senior has only been attending an American […] READ MORE

Rashod Bateman officially ruled eligible for 2020 season

The positive news continues to roll in for Gophers football.  All-American WR, Rashod Bateman has received a waiver from the NCAA granting the potential first-round pick’s eligibility for the upcoming 2020 season. On Sept. 16 the Big Ten conference announced its plans to return to playing football this fall. A question quickly arose among Gophers’ […] READ MORE