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Men's Basketball 4/7/2019, 11:48pm

Minneapolis welcomes Final Four teams

This weekend, the venue hosted a major NCAA championship for the first time when Michigan State, Texas Tech, Virginia and Auburn battled for the men’s basketball title. The national championship game is on Monday night. However, what's struck some players most isn’t the magnitude of the event, but the massive size of the venue.


Softball 4/7/2019, 11:41pm

Gophers take two out of three at Illinois

The Gophers' softball team traveled to Illinois over the weekend, riding a six-game winning streak and looking for their third consecutive Big Ten sweep. While the Gophers failed to complete the sweep, the team took two out of three from the Fighting Illini, boosting their conference record to 8-1. 


Baseball 4/7/2019, 11:38pm

Gophers drop Big Ten series to Michigan

Minnesota dropped its first Big Ten series of the year to Michigan (22-8 overall, 4-1 Big Ten) over the weekend. The Gophers (13-16 overall, 6-3 Big Ten) won the series opener 6-4 on Friday in Ann Arbor, Michigan with seven innings of pitching from sophomore Max Meyer. After letting up a two-run home run to Wolverines' outfielder Jesse Franklin in the first inning, Meyer didn't allow another earned run, and the Minnesota offense picked up. 


Golf 4/4/2019, 12:20am

New golf facility is tremendous benefit to teams

Until recently, the men's and women's golf teams had no place to call their own during the long Minnesota winters. When temperatures dipped and snow piled up outside, the teams would have to utilize a number of different facilities around the Twin Cities metro area to practice.   


Softball 4/4/2019, 12:19am

Non-Conference schedule leaves Gophers in strong position

The No. 19-ranked Gophers' softball team wants to be seen as a powerhouse. But not just one in the Big Ten, where the team has finished 84-11 over the past five seasons, but in all of college softball. So far in 2019, their record and schedule have accomplished that. 


Men's Gymnastics 4/4/2019, 12:17am

Gophers look for redemption at Big Ten Championships

Last year's Big Ten Championships in Ann Arbor, Michigan didn't not go as the Minnesota Gophers men's gymnastics team had planned. The No. 2 ranked Gophers were the favorites heading into an event the team had prepared for all season. 


Men's Basketball 4/4/2019, 12:16am

Amir Coffey declares for NBA Draft

Junior Amir Coffey announced his intention to declare for the NBA Draft. He could still return to the team for his senior season with full eligibility if he is not drafted.


Baseball 4/1/2019, 11:51pm

Minnesota wins series over Nebraska thanks to walk-off wild pitch

The game was tied and the bases were loaded. Minnesota first baseman Cole McDevitt swung at a wild pitch for his third strike in the bottom of the ninth inning. However, the ball got away from the Nebraska catcher, and Minnesota's pinch runner Riley Smith scored the winning run in walk-off fashion when he beat the throw home and jumped into his teammates who met him on the field.