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COLUMN: In-state recruiting (Daniel Freitag), Zach Edey returns and Summer Splash

–> The No. 1 2024 recruit in MN Daniel Freitag committed to Wisconsin, the Big Ten’s defending POY Zach Edey announced his return to CBB and Gophers football begin their annual Summer Splash recruiting event this weekend. Follow @Tony Liebert on Twitter In-state recruiting (Daniel Freitag) The No. 1 high school basketball player in Minnesota Daniel Freitag […] READ MORE

COLUMN: Athan Kaliakmanis, Succession finale and Memorial Day

–> Gophers Athan Kaliakmanis is one of the best QB talents in the Big Ten Conference, HBO’s Succession had a tremendous series finale, plus some thoughts on this fine Memorial Day. Follow @Tony Liebert on Twitter Athan Kaliakmanis Top 3 B1G QB? Earlier last week, I realeased my preseason Big Ten QB tiers. I place Gophers QB […] READ MORE

COLUMN: Dinkytown Athletes NIL collective, Logan Cooley returns + moving out

–> With Gophers hockey stars Logan Cooley, Bryce Brodzinski, Justen Close + many more all announcing their returns, I thought it would be a great time to talk about Minnesota’s NIL collective and why moving continues to be the worst. Follow @Tony Liebert on Twitter Logan Cooley and Bryce Brodzinski return I will be the first to […] READ MORE

Gophers’ Logan Cooley Is Coming Back For His Sophomore Season

May 19th, 2023: After an incredible freshman season, Logan Cooley has announced he will be returning for his sophomore season. –> Follow @Dylanloucks4 on Twitter Minneapolis, MINN – Just three days after Jaxon Nelson announced he’d be returning for his fifth season and two days since Justen Close announced he’d be back for this fifth […] READ MORE

COLUMN: A fairwell to Kollege

–> I am often not one to reflect, but my Mom always tells me to stop and smell the roses sometimes, so I thought the Monday after graduating from the University of Minnesota would be a great place to start. Follow @Tony Liebert on Twitter When I graduated from Rogers High School in 2019, I initially […] READ MORE

Gophers add QB Drake Lindsey and WR Jalen Smith to 2024 class

–> Three-star Fayetteville, Arkansas QB Drake Lindsey and three-star Mankato, Minnesota WR Jalen Smith committed to the Gophers Friday becoming the 13th and 14th players to join the University of Minnesota’s 2024 recruiting class. Follow @Tony Liebert on Twitter When it rains it pours and it poured on Friday when (Fayetteville, AR) QB Drake Lindsey and […] READ MORE

Alexandria forward Grayson Grove commits to Gophers

2024 (Alexandria, MN) forward Grayson Grove committed to the Gophers Saturday, joining Isaac Asuma as the second in-state commitment in the class. –> Follow @Tony Liebert on Twitter Ben Johnson kept another Minnesota kid home when Grayson Grove committed to the Gophers Saturday. Listed at 6-foot-8, Grove stars for Alexandria Area High School and D1 Minnesota […] READ MORE

Georgia Southern transfer CB Tyler Bride commits to Minnesota

–> Georgia Southern transfer CB Tyler Bride committed to the Gophers Saturday, becoming the Gophers’ 10th official off-season addition from the transfer portal. Follow @Tony Liebert on Twitter When the transfer portal re-opened this spring, the Gophers clearly determined that they had a need for cornerback depth. Georgia Southern transfer Tyler Bride is the last DB […] READ MORE