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Gopher volleyball officially adds Thibault

Gopher volleyball officially adds Thibault

The University of Minnesota volleyball program has announced the addition of sophomore libero/defensive specialist Kate Thibault to the team. A Watertown, Minn., native, Thibault comes to Minnesota after spending the past season at the University of Oregon. She'll...

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Gopher women’s basketball gets Big Ten opponents

Gopher women’s basketball gets Big Ten opponents

The University of Minnesota women's basketball team will play an 18-game conference schedule during the 2024-25 season, the league office announced today.  The Golden Gophers and Wisconsin will play each other twice, with another 16 games in a single home or away...

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Gophers officially welcome Edmonds

Gophers officially welcome Edmonds

University of Minnesota men’s basketball head coach Ben Johnson has announced that Trey Edmonds (Aurora, Colo.) will join the Golden Gopher program for the 2024-25 season. Edmonds, who is transferring to Minnesota from UTSA, has one year of eligibility remaining. I’m...

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Gopher golfer McCauley in NCAA Regional

Gopher golfer McCauley in NCAA Regional

AUBURN, Ala. -- University of Minnesota sophomore Isabella McCauley (Inver Grove Heights, Minn.) finished round one of the NCAA Auburn Regional on Monday. The sophomore carded five-over-par (77), putting her in the fourth individual spot amongst six total individual...

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Big Ten announces two Gopher Medal of Honor recipients

Big Ten announces two Gopher Medal of Honor recipients

The University of Minnesota announced that Gianna Gerdes (gymnastics) and Isaiah Salazar (wrestling) are the school's recipients of the Big Ten Medal of Honor, it was announced Monday. The Big Ten Medal of Honor is awarded annually to a top female and male...

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Gophers officially add Odukale

Gophers officially add Odukale

University of Minnesota men’s basketball head coach Ben Johnson has announced that Femi Odukale will join the Golden Gopher program for the 2024-25 season. Odukale, who is transferring to Minnesota from New Mexico State, has one year of eligibility remaining. “Femi is...

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Gopher basketball makes addition of Williams official

Gopher basketball makes addition of Williams official

University of Minnesota men’s basketball head coach Ben Johnson has announced that Caleb Williams will join the Golden Gopher program for the 2024-25 season. Williams, a standout at Macalester College (Minn.), has a year of remaining eligibility. “We're really excited...

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Gopher men’s basketball releases details of Big Ten schedule

Gopher men’s basketball releases details of Big Ten schedule

The University of Minnesota men’s basketball team will play 20 Big Ten regular-season conference games during the 2024-25 season, the league office announced today. The Golden Gophers will face three opponents twice next year, with another 14 games in a home or road...

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Gopher men’s hockey announces season-ending awards

Gopher men’s hockey announces season-ending awards

The Minnesota men's hockey team announced the eight team awards given annually from the 2023-24 campaign. John Mariucci MVP Award - Jaxon Nelson Heralded as the "Godfather of Minnesota Hockey," John Mariucci (Eveleth, Minn.) was a two-sport athlete (hockey and...

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Two key Gopher gymnasts returning for 2024-25

Two key Gopher gymnasts returning for 2024-25

Minnesota senior gymnasts Mya Hooten and Emily Koch have both announced they will be taking their COVID year for the 2024-25 season and will return to the Gophers for their final year of eligibility. As a team, Minnesota (20-11, 6-3 Big Ten) finished second at the Big...

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Gopher basketball officially adds transfer from Oregon

Gopher basketball officially adds transfer from Oregon

University of Minnesota men's basketball head coach Ben Johnson has announced the addition of Brennan Rigsby (De Beque, Colo.) to the 2024-25 Golden Gopher roster. Rigsby is transferring to Minnesota after spending two seasons at Oregon. He has one year of eligibility...

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Gopher hockey assistant to help coach Team USA

Gopher hockey assistant to help coach Team USA

For the eighth time in his coaching career, University of Minnesota associate head men's hockey coach Steve Miller will serve on the coaching staff for Team USA at the IIHF World Junior Championship it was announced Tuesday by USA Hockey. The entire 2024...

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McCaulley captures Big Ten title

McCaulley captures Big Ten title

University of Minnesota sophomore Isabella McCauley (Inver Grove Heights, Minn.) was crowned the Big Ten champion today at the Bulle Rock Golf Course in Havre de Grace, Mary. McCauley is just the second Golden Gopher in school history to bring home the title and the...

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Gopher basketball makes Mitchell addition official

Gopher basketball makes Mitchell addition official

University of Minnesota head men's basketball coach Ben Johnson has announced the addition of Frank Mitchell to the 2024-25 roster. Mitchell, a forward from Toronto, Ont., joins the Golden Gopher program after playing the 2023-24 season at Canisius. "We're excited to...

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Gopher women add Michigan transfer

Gopher women add Michigan transfer

University of Minnesota women’s basketball head coach Dawn Plitzuweit has announced that Taylor Woodson (Minnetonka, Minn.) will join the Golden Gopher program this summer. Woodson comes to Minnesota after spending the 2023-24 season at Michigan. She will have three...

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Gopher athletics hosting annual equipment sale

Gopher athletics hosting annual equipment sale

Gopher Athletics is bringing back its popular Gopher Equipment Sale. The sale, which typically happens every other year, features new and gently used gear and discounted prices. Proceeds from the public sale help the athletics department support Gopher...

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Gopher Golfers get dominating win

Gopher Golfers get dominating win

Senior Ben Warian took home medalist honors and the University of Minnesota won the team title in the final regular season tournament Tuesday at the High Meadows Intercollegiate in Sylvania, Ohio. The Gophers finished nine strokes ahead of the field at 19-under par...

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Gopher baseball game cancelled for tonight vs. NDSU

Gopher baseball game cancelled for tonight vs. NDSU

Due to rain in the forecast for Tuesday evening, the Minnesota versus North Dakota State baseball game at Siebert Field has been canceled. Tickets for this game may be exchanged for any regular season home game this spring. Exchanges can be made by contacting the...

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Denver wins record tenth hockey crown (AUDIO)

Denver wins record tenth hockey crown (AUDIO)

(St. Paul, MN) -- The Denver Pioneers won a record tenth national hockey championship upsetting top-rated Boston College in Saturday's Frozen Four final 2-0 in St. Paul. Burnsville native Jared Wright scored Denver's first goal, while Minnesota Wild prospect Rieger...

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Gopher Christie mulling NBA Draft options

Gopher Christie mulling NBA Draft options

University of Minnesota freshman guard Cam Christie has submitted paperwork for early entry into the 2024 NBA Draft while maintaining his college eligibility. Christie made his announcement on his social media channels. Christie, a 6-6, 190-pound freshman guard,...

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Gopher basketball star Garcia to return to U

Gopher basketball star Garcia to return to U

University of Minnesota basketball standout Dawson Garcia announced his return to the Golden Gophers program through the university's social media channels. Garcia is electing to use his COVID year for the 2024-25 season and will return to the Gophers for his fifth...

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Legendary Gopher hockey announcer Mazzocco retiring

Legendary Gopher hockey announcer Mazzocco retiring

After more than 35 years of broadcasting men's hockey games for the University of Minnesota on television and radio, Frank Mazzocco has officially announced his retirement. "In my wildest dreams, I couldn't have put this whole thing together," Mazzocco said. "It's...

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Gopher Football announces themes for 2024 home schedule

Gopher Football announces themes for 2024 home schedule

Gopher Athletics announced today the game themes for the 2024 football season, which begins on Thursday, August 29 when Minnesota hosts North Carolina at Huntington Bank Stadium. Season tickets are available now and single game tickets will be available in July. The...

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Gopher star Snuggerud says he’s staying at Minnesota

Gopher star Snuggerud says he’s staying at Minnesota

Minnesota men's hockey forward Jimmy Snuggerud announced Tuesday he will return to the Maroon and Gold for his junior season in 2024-25. "I am excited to announce I'm coming back to the University of Minnesota next season," Snuggerud said. "It was a tough ending to...

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Gophers in Wyoming for WNIT game

Gophers in Wyoming for WNIT game

The University of Minnesota women's basketball team is making its first 'Great 8' appearance in the WNIT, taking on Wyoming (18-14, 11-7 Mountain West) on April 1 in Laramie, Wyo., at the Arena-Auditorium. The game will be Minnesota's first-ever trip to Laramie. GAME...

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