Jack Warrick


Gophers shut out in ugly loss at Northwestern

The game looked over at halftime. As the clock ran down to zero to end the half, the score was 25-0 Northwestern over Minnesota. In the second half, it didn't get much better for the Gophers. Minnesota (5-6, 2-6 Big Ten) fell to No. 23 Northwestern 39-0 on Saturday at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois.

Gophers stay undefeated in 107-81 win over Niagara

With just under 10 minutes to play, Niagara cut Minnesota’s lead to two after a jump shot from guard James Towns. Lucky for Minnesota, that was as close Niagara got to pulling off the win. The No. 14  Gophers (3-0) went on a 17-0 point run following that shot to beat Niagara (1-1) on Wednesday by a score of 107-81 at Williams Arena in Minneapolis.

Gophers win big at Pitino's alma mater

Minnesota won its first road game by a big margin, but the final score was not characteristic of how close the game looked Monday night. With just 11:26 to play, Providence had the lead at 55-54. Then Gophers guard Nate Mason hit his two free throws, took the lead, and the Gophers started playing their best basketball.

Demry Croft breaks quarterback rushing record in blowout versus Cornhuskers

When the quarterback is playing his best game, chances are, the football team has its best game. For quarterback Demry Croft and the Gophers, both were true on Saturday. Croft rushed for a school record 183 yards with three touchdowns on just 10 carries in the win against Nebraska. Croft’s performance led to a Minnesota win against Nebraska, 54-21, at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday.

Murphy's career day helps Minnesota hold off upset in first game of season

Forward Jordan Murphy left the court to the tune of a standing ovation from the crowd of Williams Arena in the first game of the regular season. With a career-high 35 points, Murphy proved pivotal in the Gophers' (1-0) 92-77 win over the USC Upstate Spartans (0-1) at Williams Arena in Minneapolis on Friday.