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New commit Danny Ogele talks Gophers and cyber security

Danny Ogele, a 6-foot-7, 215-pound junior forward from Mercyhurst, transferred to Minnesota Friday   GopherHole caught up with Ogele Monday to learn more about his decision and upcoming season.   GopherHole: You committed to Minnesota Friday as a transfer. What were the reasons that you decided that Minnesota was where you wanted to play college basketball?   Danny […] READ MORE

Gophers add Navy/Mercyhurst (D2) transfer Daniel Ogele to 2021 roster

July 17, 2021: Former Navy forward and Mercyhurst-transfer Daniel Ogele committed to the Golden Gophers Saturday. –> Follow @Tony Liebert on Twitter   Gophers basketball has had a busy few weeks. Isaiah Ihnen suffered a season-ending knee injury, Eric Curry announced his return, Steffon Mitchell, Sterling Manley and Dawson Garcia all chose not to don the […] READ MORE

Gophers ability to win Big Ten West would benefit from upset of Buckeyes

**Written by: Jon Firman** With fans returning in full-force to TCF Bank Stadium – err, we mean Huntington Bank Stadium, excitement is sky high for the 2021 Gophers football season to kickoff. And this year, the Gophers have a rare season opener vs a Big Ten foe, but it’s not just any Big Ten team, […] READ MORE

Three potential breakout stars for Gophers football in 2021

July 8, 2021: The Gophers’ 2021-22 season kicks off in only 56 days, as they’re set to host the Ohio State Buckeyes, I thought there was no better time to look at three potential breakout stars for the Maroon & Gold this season. –> Follow @Tony Liebert on Twitter   Some casual fans might expect players like […] READ MORE

Q&A with Alexandria two-sport athlete and Gophers football commit Kristen Hoskins

Interview conducted by Chris Monter Kristen Hoskins, a 5-foot-9 rising senior wide receiver from Alexandria (MN) High, became the first in-state Gopher football commit when he verballed to Minnesota February.   Hoskins is a multi-sport standout, who helped lead Alexandria to the Class AAA boy’s basketball title game where they faced power Minnehaha Academy. The […] READ MORE