Tags » Minnesota Gophers

Gophers' Maxx Williams named finalist for Mackey Award

Minnesota Gophers tight end Maxx Williams has been named one of three finalists for the John Mackey Award, which goes to the nation’s best college tight end. 228 more words

Sports

Nov 23 Obscure Football Bowl Games

With the Minnesota Gophers football team headed to a very good record this year, and therefore, a very good shot at a well-known bowl game, the TV talking heads have quit surmising about the Gophers penchant for getting selected for such small time bowl games – particularly the Music Bowl in Nashville. 459 more words

Thoughts On Stuff

Walker Leads Minnesota Past UMBC, 69-51

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mo Walker had 15 points, five rebounds and five blocks, helping Minnesota escape with a 69-51 victory Saturday over a pesky University of Maryland-Baltimore County squad. 427 more words

Sports

What is Grand Canyon University?

Grand Canyon University is a private Christian College located in Phoenix, Arizona.  The wrestling team is in the middle of a four year transition from NCAA Division II to Division I.   209 more words

Gophers' Cobb snubbed as semifinalist for Doak Walker Award

The list of semifinalists for the 2014 Doak Walker Award appeared to be missing a name on Tuesday.

Despite ranking seventh in the nation in rushing yards, averaging 135 yards a game, Minnesota Gophers running back… 349 more words

Sports

Despite loss to Ohio State, Gophers stay at No. 25 in playoff rankings

Despite a loss at home to Ohio State last Saturday the Minnesota Gophers football team remained in the College Football Playoff Top 25 on Tuesday. 198 more words

Sports

Kill, Gophers readying for Big 10 showdown with Ohio State

Not even his favorite ice cream was enough to help Gophers coach Jerry Kill rest easy following his team’s 51-14 victory over Iowa last weekend. 360 more words

Sports