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7/9/2019, 11:27pm

Top 2018 Gophers football recruit retires due to injury

Alex Reigelsperger announced his retirement after he sustained "a very serious neck injury and concussion" in April.

Redshirt freshman defensive lineman Alex Reigelsperger announced on Twitter that he was retiring due to medical reasons. Sometime during spring practices, Reigelsperger suffered a career-ending injury. 


6/15/2019, 10:53pm

Gophers add eight recruits for 2020 class

Defensive ends Claude Larkins Jr. and Melle Kreuder, cornerbacks Benjamin Onwuzo and Jalen Glaze and offensive tackle Aireontae Ersery all took to Twitter within hours of each other on Saturday to announce that they will be heading to the University of Minnesota in 2020 to continue their football careers. 


11/29/2018, 12:24am

In the Know: Episode 13

Over the weekend, the Gophers brought home the axe when they beat the Badgers 37-15 on Saturday. This week's episode of "In the Know" discusses the game and shares the story of one life-long Gopher fan.


Football 11/25/2018, 10:13pm

Fans flock to welcome home the axe

Fans woke up Saturday morning to a familiar frame of mind: the Gophers are underdogs against Wisconsin. The point spread favored the Badgers by more than 11 on their home turf to keep Paul Bunyan's Axe in Madison for the 15th-consecutive year. 


11/24/2018, 9:04pm

'The Axe' is back

Minnesota beat Wisconsin for the first time since 2003, taking Paul Bunyan's Axe back to Dinkytown for the first time in over a decade.