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Gophers All-American McNamara Dies At 82

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Bob McNamara, an All-American football player for Minnesota in the 1950s and later a major fundraiser for the university, has died. He was 82. 110 more words

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Former Gophers' running back Barber held for observation

Former Minnesota Gophers running back Marion Barber was detained by police in his hometown of Mansfield, Texas, Sunday night.

The 31-year-old Barber was a standout for the Gophers from 2001-2004. 172 more words


Gophers add another receiver to recruiting class

The Minnesota Gophers football team has added another receiver to their recruiting class.

Multiple sources are reporting that Desmond Gant, of East Aurora High School, in Illinois, became the fourth receiver to sign to play for the Gophers. 234 more words