Liam Robbins and Both Gach will need to receive waivers from the NCAA to play for Minnesota next season.
The Gophers' athletics department is working on contingency plans if fans are unable to attend sporting events in the fall.
The Gophers' football team kicks off its season in 76 days. Here's who Minnesota will face in 2020.
On Monday, former Utah guard Both Gach announced his decision to transfer to the University of Minnesota and join the men's basketball team. Gach chose the Gophers over Auburn, Creighton, Iowa State and Maryland.
In the midst of an offseason full of roster turnover, the Gophers' men’s basketball team will call upon multiple newcomers to contribute on the court in 2020-21.
Having seen glimpses of them on the field, coaches are confident the defense's young contributors will excel as they take on more responsibility in 2020.
In spring of 2017, following the opening of the Lindahl Academic Center, the athletics department posted a record GPA of 3.24. The mark has continued to improve. This past fall, that record was bested with the department's GPA rising to 3.33 for the semester.
Roster turnover continued in late April and throughout May for the Gophers' men's basketball team.
Minnesota's 2021 recruiting class currently ranks in the top 10 nationally.
In the four NFL Drafts from 2016 through 2019, four Minnesota players heard their names called. Over the three-day event in 2020, teams selected five Gophers, the most in a single draft since 1990.