Jack Warrick


Gophers start season 2-2 in Georgia

The Gophers went down to Georgia for the start of the season and came back to Minneapolis with a .500 record. Minnesota beat Kennesaw State twice on Saturday and lost to Georgia Tech and Georgia State on the road trip.

Reggie Lynch drops appeal, will not return to UMN

Men’s basketball player Reggie Lynch announced Thursday afternoon that he would not attend either appeal hearings for his alleged sexual misconduct violations. Lynch will now leave the University of Minnesota Ryan Pacyga, Lynch’s lawyer, said the University's appeals hearings are rigged against the accusers, citing training materials given to the jurors, the current climate around sexual assault, and the inability to call witnesses to testify on Lynch's behalf.

Gophers lose by 30 to No. 2 Michigan State

Minnesota (14-14, 3-12 Big Ten) suffered one of its worst losses of the season: a 30-point blowout at the hands of No. 2 Michigan State (25-3, 13-2 Big Ten) by a score of 87-57. Both streaks survived for another game.

Gallery: Athletes Village is complete. Here's what's inside.

Athletes Village is officially done with construction. Every team that has wanted to move into the new facility is settled in. Three new buildings, costing $166 million in total, have gone up on top of and around the old Bierman Field Athletic Building. One other facility — the track and field stadium — is expected to be finished by some point in the fall, a Gophers spokesperson said.

Gophers fall to No. 24 Michigan in overtime

With four seconds left, Michigan's Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman sank a layup. Guard Nate Mason's game-tying three-point shot missed in overtime, as the Gophers (14-11, 3-9 Big Ten) were defeated 76-73 by the No. 24 Wolverines (19-6, 8-4 Big Ten) on Saturday in Ann Arbor, Mich.