11/14/2018, 11:13pm

Quick Hitters: Gophers flip the script in big win over Purdue

The Gophers' defense shocked Purdue Saturday after allowing a season-high 55 points to Illinois the week before. After head coach P.J. Fleck fired former defensive coordinator Robb Smith earlier this month, the question on everyone's mind was: "How is this team going to respond?"

Football 11/14/2018, 11:12pm

Questions from the other side: The Daily Northwestern's Ben Pope

For this weekly column, the Daily interviews a journalist with knowledge on the Gophers' next opponent. We interviewed The Daily Northwestern's Ben Pope to gain insight on this week's game against Northwestern. Pope is a football and men's basketball reporter for the Daily Northwestern.

11/11/2018, 11:04pm

Gophers advance to second round of NCAA tournament

Minnesota (12-8-2) defeated Auburn (12-6-2) 2-0 on Friday in Auburn, Alabama in the first round of the NCAA tournament. The Gophers will play in the second round of the tournament for the first time since 2015. It was the first postseason road victory in Minnesota history.