Predictions for the Gophers in the Big Ten West

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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

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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?

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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

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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

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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

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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


Rashod Bateman officially ruled eligible for 2020 season

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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


Week one breakdown: Minnesota vs. Michigan

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The Big Ten Conference announced its full conference schedule for the upcoming season, Saturday morning. This year’s unique season will consist of seven traditional conference games for each school, while the last week of the season will be much different than a traditional Championship weekend. The top team from the Big Ten West will still […] READ MORE


Justin Walley commits to the Gophers!

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By: Tony Liebert  2021 three-star DB, Justin Walley committed to the University of Minnesota, Sunday afternoon adding to a star-studded 2021 recruiting class.   Walley, a Biloxi, Mississippi native chose the Gophers over in-state schools such as Ole Miss and Mississippi State along with top national programs like Baylor and Auburn. He adds to a […] READ MORE


Trey Bixby starts 2022 recruiting class with a bang!

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Article by Tony Liebert PJ Fleck’s recruiting train continues to steam through even in the middle of a pandemic. Four-star pass rusher, Trey Bixby is the Gophers’ first commitment in the class of 2022.   Standing at a reported 6’5” 250 pounds, Bixby should be a tremendous building block for Fleck’s 22’ class. The Lakewood, […] READ MORE