Jack Warrick


Gophers notebook preview: Ohio State

Head coach P.J. Fleck will take on Ohio State for the first time with the Gophers. But he is familiar with Ohio State's program, as his first coaching job was as a graduate assistant in 2006 under then-head coach Jim Tressel.

DAILY BREAKDOWN: Iowa favored in battle for Floyd

Minnesota will take the field this Saturday for its homecoming game against Iowa to fight for the historic Floyd of Rosedale trophy, which has been with the Hawkeyes since the 2015 season. Both teams go into the game 3-1 fresh off of a bye week. The Gophers look understaffed due to injuries and the Hawkeyes are coming off their first loss to the ranked Badgers.

Filling defensive gaps: Jacob Huff steps in

The news of a season-ending injury, again for safety Antoine Winfield Jr. sent shockwaves throughout the Gophers team. One of the players that was most affected is the one who started alongside him: Jacob Huff.

Former Gophers lineman dies of cancer

Former Gophers lineman Nick Connelly died Wednesday after a four-month battle with Burkitt's lymphoma, a rare and aggressive cancer that attacks the body's ability to fight infections. He was 22.