’22 Alexandria WR Kristen Hoskins opts to stay home

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Feb. 19, 2021: 2022 three-star (Alexandria, MN) WR, Kristen Hoskins committed to the Gophers immediately after being offered; opting to stay home for his college football career.   P.J. Fleck’s recruiting train rolled on Friday, as one of the state’s top prospects committed to the Gophers. Kristen Hoskins, a soon-to-be senior at Alexandria High School […] READ MORE


Gophers add Mapakaitolo and Shaw to 2021 offensive line

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Jan. 14, 2021: Utah State transfer Karter Shaw committed to the Gophers joining 2021 three-star recruit Saia Mapakaitolo by officially committing to the University Thursday afternoon.     He, as in P.J. Fleck’s recruiting since arriving at Minnesota has been nothing short of remarkable. You can say what you want about his in-game coaching, but […] READ MORE


Minnesota adds, WR Dylan Wright and DT Val Martin from transfer portal

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Dec. 23, 2020: Former Iowa Western CC and NC State defensive tackle Val Martin joined Texas A&M transfer wide receiver, Dylan Wright, as transfer students to verbally committed to the Minnesota Golden Gophers, Wednesday afternoon.   Following an Early National Signing Day that saw P.J. Fleck and his staff add 19 total commitments for the […] READ MORE


Gophers take home $5 Bits of Broken Chair Trophy in win over Nebraska

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Dec. 12: The University of Minnesota Golden Gophers defeated the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Cornhuskers (SCORE) to take home the $5 Bits of Broken Chair Trophy.   Game Recap: The Gophers returned to the gridiron for their first game in 22 days. They headed to Lincoln, Nebraska to take on Scott Frost’s 2-4 Cornhuskers. The game […] READ MORE


Minnesota takes down Boston College 85-80 in ACC/Big Ten Challenge

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Dec. 8: The Minnesota Golden Gophers defeated the Boston College Eagles at Williams Arena 85-80 in a part of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.   Game recap: Head coach Richard Pitino and his Gophers team faced their first “high-major” opponent of the young 2020 season. Boston College entered with a 1-3 record on the season, but […] 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


’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


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


Big Ten football set to return Oct. 24

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The Big Ten conference officially announced its plans to play football this fall, Wednesday morning. The first week of games is tentatively ┬áset for the weekend of Oct. 24 which we have already seen can change very quickly in this era of COVID-19. Each team in the conference is planned to play eight conference games […] READ MORE