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Gopher hockey ends season on Saturday

Gopher hockey ends season on Saturday

The No. 7 Minnesota men's hockey team built a 2-0 lead in the first period before falling to No. 2 Boston University, 6-3, Saturday evening in the NCAA Sioux Falls Regional from Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. The veterans Jaxon Nelson and Bryce Brodzinski of the No. 2...

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#7 Gophers vs #2 Boston tonight in Sioux Falls

#7 Gophers vs #2 Boston tonight in Sioux Falls

(Sioux Falls, SD) -- The seventh-ranked Golden Gopher men's hockey team will play number-two Boston University tonight in Sioux Falls for the right to advance the 2024 Frozen Four in St. Paul next month. Minnesota beat Omaha on Friday night in Sioux Falls 3-2, while...

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NCAA Hockey:  #7 Gophers vs. #2 Boston, Saturday (AUDIO)

NCAA Hockey: #7 Gophers vs. #2 Boston, Saturday (AUDIO)

(Sioux Falls, SD) -- The No. 7 Golden Gophers men's hockey team continues the 2024 NCAA Sioux Falls Regional as the No. 2 seed heading into Saturday's regional final matchup against No. 2 and top-seeded Boston University. With a spot in the NCAA Frozen Four in St....

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WNIT:  Gophers vs NDSU tonight

WNIT: Gophers vs NDSU tonight

(Minneapolis, MN)  --  Fresh off a second round WNIT victory the University of Minnesota women's basketball team is back to host the 'Super 16' matchup against the North Dakota State University Bison (22-11, 13-3). The game will be the second against the Summit League...

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#7 Gophers advance with 3-2 win over #11 Omaha (AUDIO)

#7 Gophers advance with 3-2 win over #11 Omaha (AUDIO)

(Sioux Falls, SD) -- The seventh-ranked Golden Gopher men's hockey team got two third period goals from senior Jaxon Nelson and beat number-11 Omaha on the opening round of the N-C-A-A Tournament last night in Sioux Falls. Nelson grew up in Magnolia, Minnesota, less...

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Season Ends For Gopher Men

Season Ends For Gopher Men

(Terre Haute, IN)  --  Pharrel Payne finished with 16 points and eight rebounds, and three other players reached double-figures, but Minnesota (19-15) saw its season end with a 76-64 loss versus top-seeded Indiana State (30-6) in the Second Round of the N-I-T at the...

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Gophers will visit Indiana State on Sunday in NIT

Gophers will visit Indiana State on Sunday in NIT

The University of Minnesota men's basketball team will play Indiana State in the Second Round of the NIT on Sunday at 1 p.m. CT on ESPN2. Should the Gophers win over Indiana State, Minnesota would advance to face the winner of Bradley vs. Cincinnati/San Francisco in...

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Gopher men’s basketball headed to NIT

Gopher men’s basketball headed to NIT

The University of Minnesota men’s basketball team earned a bid into the National Invitation Tournament, announced tonight on ESPN2. Minnesota will face Butler on Tuesday, March 19 in Indianapolis. Game time is set for 8 p.m. CT on ESPNU. “We’re really excited to be...

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#5 Gopher women lose four overtime heartbreaker

#5 Gopher women lose four overtime heartbreaker

The No. 5 Minnesota Golden Gophers women’s hockey lost a four overtime heartbreaker to the No. 4 Clarkson Golden Knights, 3-2, at Cheel Arena on Saturday evening. Sophomore forward Josefin Bouveng got the scoring started for the Gophers 7:26 into the game, tapping in...

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Gophers hosting Michigan tonight in big time, Big Ten hockey

Gophers hosting Michigan tonight in big time, Big Ten hockey

(Undated) -- The Big Ten Men's Hockey Postseason Tournament has reached the semifinal rounds with a pair of Saturday games on the docket. Minnesota will host Michigan in a single-elimination semifinal game on Saturday night at 8 P-M at 3-M Arena at Mariucci. Tickets...

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Lucia honored with Legend award

Lucia honored with Legend award

The Hobey Baker Memorial Award Foundation is pleased to announce its 2024 Legend of College Hockey recipient as Don Lucia from the University of Minnesota. Lucia began his coaching career as an assistant coach at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (1981-85) followed...

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Gopher men to play Thursday at Target Center

Gopher men to play Thursday at Target Center

The University of Minnesota men's basketball team enters the 2024 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament as the No. 9 seed, held March 13-17 at Target Center in Minneapolis. The Golden Gophers will face Michigan State on Thursday at 11 a.m., and televised on the Big Ten...

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McCutcheon elected to go into USA Volleyball Hall of Fame

McCutcheon elected to go into USA Volleyball Hall of Fame

Former University of Minnesota volleyball head coach and current Minnesota assistant athletic director Hugh McCutcheon will be inducted into the USA Volleyball Hall of Fame on May 22 in Columbus, Ohio. McCutcheon will be inducted with volleyball leaders Jennifer...

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Gopher Women Advance In Big Ten Tourney

Gopher Women Advance In Big Ten Tourney

(Minneapolis, MN)  --  Amaya Battle put up a career high 32 points as the Gophers beat Rutgers in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament 77-69 last night at Target Center.  For the Gophers, it’s their first Big Ten Conference Tournament win since 2020 and also...

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Christie wins another Big Ten Freshman of Week honor

Christie wins another Big Ten Freshman of Week honor

Golden Gopher freshman guard Cam Christie (Arlington Heights, Ill.) has been named Big Ten Freshman of the Week after back-to-back stellar performances at Illinois and home vs. Penn State. It marks Christie's second freshman honor this season and Minnesota's third...

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Fleck has contract amended

Fleck has contract amended

The University of Minnesota and head football coach P.J. Fleck have agreed to a contract amendment, pending Board of Regents approval. The contract amendment calls for an increased salary pool for assistant coaches and staff and adds an annual bonus for Fleck. The...

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Huskers Shuck Gophers

Huskers Shuck Gophers

(Lincoln, NE)  --  Cam Christie led the team with 14 points, Dawson Garcia had 10 points and eight rebounds, and Parker Fox came off the bench to finish with eight points and a team-high nine rebounds, but Minnesota (17-10, 8-8 Big Ten) fell 73-55 to Nebraska (20-8,...

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Big Ten Women’s Tourney officially a sellout

Big Ten Women’s Tourney officially a sellout

All-session tickets are sold out for the 2024 TIAA Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament, marking the first sellout in the history of the event. More than 109,000 fans are expected to attend the five-day event, scheduled for March 6-10 at the Target Center in...

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Gophers Bounce Buckeyes

Gophers Bounce Buckeyes

(Minneapolis, MN)  --  Elijah Hawkins scored a career-high 24 points and led Minnesota (17-9, 8-7 Big Ten) with seven assists, and Dawson Garcia had 22 points and a team-high nine rebounds, as the Gophers recorded an 88-79 win over Ohio State (15-12, 5-11 Big Ten) at...

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Gopher women hosting rival Badgers (AUDIO)

Gopher women hosting rival Badgers (AUDIO)

The University of Minnesota women's basketball team (15-10, 5-9 B1G) hosts the latest edition of the Border Battle series when Wisconsin (12-12, 5-9 B1G) comes to Williams Arena on Tuesday night. GAME INFORMATION TV/Stream: Big Ten Network Tip Time: 6:00 p.m. CT....

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Gopher Men Rough Up Rutgers

Gopher Men Rough Up Rutgers

(Minneapolis, MN))  --  Pharrel Payne had 21 points and 11 rebounds as the Gopher men’s basketball team took care of Rutgers 81-70 on Sunday night at Williams Arena.  The game was tied 37-37 at the half but the Gophers pulled away in the second half.  Elijah Hawkins...

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Two Gophers invited to NFL Combine

Two Gophers invited to NFL Combine

Two members of the University of Minnesota football team have been invited to Indianapolis later this month to represent the Golden Gophers at the 2024 NFL Combine. Defensive back Tyler Nubin and tight end Brevyn Spann-Ford were invited to the annual showcase in front...

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Gopher WBB host #5 Ohio State tonight (AUDIO)

Gopher WBB host #5 Ohio State tonight (AUDIO)

The University of Minnesota women's basketball team (14-8, 4-7 B1G) returns home to take on No. 5/5 Ohio State (19-3, 10-1 B1G) at Williams Arena on Thursday, February 8. GAME INFORMATION Tip Time: 8:00 p.m. CT. Promotion: National Girls & Women in Sports Day -...

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