In 2013, University of Minnesota alumnus Ben Elliott donated bone marrow to Doug Parisano, a Pennsylvania resident. On Saturday, the two will reunite at TCF Bank Stadium Saturday as the Gophers take on Penn State.
The Gophers' new dynamic back court powered them to a 85-50 victory over Cleveland State in their season opener.
The University of Minnesota announced a contract extension with football head coach P.J. Fleck Tuesday, pending approval from the Board of Regents.
After losing three of last year's regular starters, head coach Richard Pitino has some big shoes to fill in his seventh season as head coach.
Minnesota defeated Southwest Minnesota State 73-48 on Monday.
Hailing from Montreal, the four-star transfer from Michigan has carved out his role on the Gophers.
Minnesota is now 7-0 for the first time since 1960.
After a rocky start the Gophers' offensive line has been dominant in its last three games, thanks in part to the addition of redshirt sophomore John Michael Schmitz at center.