Mike Hendrickson


Reports: Minnesota football players plan to meet with two UMN regents

Members of the Minnesota football team met with Lee Hutton, the attorney representing the 10 suspended players, Friday morning, the Star Tribune reported. Additionally, the players have plans to meet with the Board of Regents Friday afternoon, multiple outlets have reported. This is breaking news, the Daily's report will be updated as news develops.

Ten Gophers football players suspended indefinitely

Ten Gophers football players have been suspended indefinitely, the University of Minnesota announced Tuesday night. The players are: Ray Buford, Carlton Djam, Seth Green, KiAnte Hardin, Dior Johnson, Tamarion Johnson, Kobe McCrary, Antonio Shenault, Mark Williams and Antoine Winfield Jr.

Coyle talks Claeys extension, volleyball

University of Minnesota Athletics Director Mark Coyle sat down with the Minnesota Daily on Wednesday for the third edition of a monthly Q&A. Coyle discussed the volleyball team’s NCAA tournament run, his support of football head coach Tracy Claeys and the U.S Bank Stadium controversy, among other topics. Do you have any winter break plans? Winter break plans will be going to the bowl game with football, being out there supporting them and obviously we come back with all of our winter sports in full swing.

Short changes mental approach after defeat

Jake Short wishes he could’ve wrestled against Oklahoma State. The redshirt junior was planning all week on wrestling against the top-ranked team but found out his coaches had other plans. On the day of the dual, Short’s coaches informed him he wouldn’t be competing, forcing him to sit out and watch the Gophers lose 34-3 on Nov.

Gophers wrestling place fourth in Cliff Keen Invitational in Vegas

Minnesota and 34 other teams competed in the Cliff Keen Invitational in Las Vegas Friday and Saturday, and the Gophers placed fourth overall. Redshirt senior Brett Pfarr at 197 and redshirt junior Jake Short at 157 were the two title winners for the Gophers. The fourth-place finish comes a week after No. 10 Minnesota lost 34-3 to No. 1 Oklahoma State. “I thought the team ... had some good improvements over the last couple of weeks,” said interim head coach Brandon Eggum.