Minnesota Golden Gophers News
Minnesota expected to hire P.J. Fleck as coach
Friday, January 06, 2017
- The University of Minnesota is expected to hire P.J. Fleck as its new coach, according to a source. The two sides are working on a deal, which could be finalized as early a...
Tracy Claeys fired as Gophers football coach
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
- The University of Minnesota fired Gophers football coach Tracy Claeys on Tuesday, Claeys confirmed, as athletic director Mark Coyle reversed course after indicating in late...
Minnesota stymies Washington State in Holiday Bowl
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
- SAN DIEGO -- The Minnesota Golden Gophers, true to their mascot, stayed low in beating the Washington State, 17-12, at the Holiday Bowl on Tuesday night. The result was t...
Ten Gophers football players indefinitely suspended
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
- Ten Gophers football players were suspended indefinitely by the University of Minnesota on Tuesday, the latest fallout from an incident that happened a few hours after the ...
Leidner leads Minnesota past Northwestern
Saturday, November 19, 2016
- Mitch Leidner passed for one fourth quarter touchdown and ran for another as Minnesota pulled away late and claimed a 29-12 Big Ten victory over Northwestern on Saturday at...
Minnesota tops Purdue for fourth straight win
Friday, November 04, 2016
- Rodney Smith rushed for 153 yards and three touchdowns on 24 carries to lead Minnesota to a 44-31 victory over Purdue on Saturday in a Big Ten game in Minneapolis. The Go...
Minnesota runs over Illinois behind Smith's two TDs
Saturday, October 29, 2016
- Sophomore running back Rodney Smith rushed for 100 yards and two touchdowns to lead Minnesota to a 40-17 victory over Illinois on Saturday in Big Ten play at Champaign, Ill...
Minnesota beats Rutgers on late field goal
Saturday, October 22, 2016
- Sophomore Emmit Carpenter kicked a 28-yard field goal with six seconds remaining and sophomore running back Rodney Smith scored two touchdowns, one on a kickoff return, as ...
Wadley runs Iowa past Minnesota
Saturday, October 08, 2016
- Junior running back Akrum Wadley broke loose on a decisive 54-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter and Iowa defeated Minnesota 14-7 on Saturday in a Big Ten Conference ...
Barkley's TD in OT sends Penn State past Minnesota
Saturday, October 01, 2016
- Saquon Barkley ripped off a 25-yard touchdown run up the middle to lift Penn State to a 29-26 overtime win over Minnesota on Saturday in a Big Ten game in State College, Pa...
Minnesota, Leidner shred Indiana State
Friday, September 09, 2016
- Senior quarterback Mitch Leidner equaled his career high of four touchdowns passes as Minnesota rolled to a 58-28 victory over Indiana State on Saturday in non-confer...
Minnesota beats Oregon State to open season
Thursday, September 01, 2016
- Running back Rodney Smith rushed for 124 yards, leading Minnesota to a 30-23 victory over visiting Oregon State in a season opener Thursday night at TCF Bank Stadium ...
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