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Illini Defense Delivers Win Over Gophers, 28-24

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — When Illini linebacker T.J. Neal ripped the ball out Minnesota running back David Cobb’s hands in the fourth quarter Saturday, cornerback V’Angelo Bentley knew his roommate had delivered something pretty rare for the Illini this season. 1,428 more words

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First-Place Gophers Trying To Stay Grounded

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Resiliency will be as important for Minnesota the rest of the season as its most tangible strength of running the ball well. 599 more words

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Gopher football relevant again thanks to Kill

Since its opening in 2009, TCF Bank Stadium has never been a place where Gopher fans entered and expected victory.

The Gophers football futility is much more historic than that, however. 853 more words

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Myrick's Return Lifts Minnesota Over Northwestern

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Before he stepped to the podium for his postgame press conference, Minnesota cornerback and kick returner Jalen Myrick stood in a corner of the room, primping his hair to make sure it looked just right. 1,377 more words

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Beat up Gophers get a break before they prepare for Northwestern

The last time the Gophers football team took the field they brought the Little Brown Jug back to Minnesota with a 30-14 victory over the University of Michigan. 457 more words

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Amid pressure, U of M backs off ticket bundling plan

The University of Minnesota is backing off a bundled season ticket package that drew the ire of Gov. Mark Dayton and some university students.

Under the university’s plan students who wanted to purchase tickets to other sports had to also buy tickets for Gopher football games.  299 more words

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