SPORTS


7/2/2019, 10:00pm

Gophers' men's golf gets a new head coach

"There's no one out there who's going to be able to put more passion and effort into this program, to get it back going in the right direction and get it back to its championship ways. I feel so invested and roots are so deep here in Minnesota," said new men's golf head coach Justin Smith.


7/1/2019, 9:13pm

Gophers great Tom Lehman to play in 3M Open

This weekend, the PGA Tour will return to Minnesota for the first time since the PGA Championship in 2009. For many Minnesota fans, the most notable mention among the players will be former Gopher Tom Lehman.


6/28/2019, 2:37pm

Minneapolis community, beyond remembers runner Gabe Grunewald

Friends, family, runners and those in the community who runner Gabe Grunewald inspired came together to remember her life Tuesday. “We kind of started to set this up, four days ago and we thought maybe five or ten people would show up," said her husband Justin Grunewald on Tuesday. "Now you are all here and I know Gabe is smiling down with the biggest smile on her face, and she has the most beautiful smile.”


6/25/2019, 11:38pm

Seven Gophers selected in 2019 NHL draft

The Minnesota men’s hockey team saw seven total members — six future Gophers and one current member of the team — selected this weekend in the 2019 NHL Draft in Vancouver, British Columbia. The seven selections is the most since the Gophers set a school record in 2007 with nine.


Softball 6/19/2019, 9:54am

Gophers softball reaping rewards from successful season

The Gophers softball team had its most successful season in school history in 2019. Despite losing in the Women’s College World Series to UCLA and the University of Washington, weeks later they are still being recognized for what they accomplished during the season.


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. 


Women's Basketball 6/11/2019, 10:51pm

Lindsay Whalen honored with jersey retirement

"[Whalen] worked hard, everything she did sets the perfect example of how you should go out and what you need to do to be successful," said senior forward Annalese Lamke. "If you try to live the way Lindsay Whalen did and how hard she worked and how tough she was throughout the sport, I think it's just an incredible example."