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Gophers To Face Washington State In Holiday Bowl

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Following an 8-4 regular season, the University of Minnesota football team learned its bowl destination on Sunday.

The Gophers are headed to San Diego, Calif., to play in the Holiday Bowl against Washington State. 103 more words


4 Things Tracy Claeys, Gophers Need To Accomplish

University of Minnesota Athletic Director Mark Coyle addressed a big decision Monday with his football program as it gets ready for its bowl game.

For Coyle, it’s the biggest revenue-generating sport at the school and the one that needs to create the biggest buzz in the state. 1,049 more words


Coyle: Tracy Claeys Will Return As Gophers Football Coach

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – As the University of Minnesota football team awaits its bowl fate, their coaching staff is getting some security.

University of Minnesota Athletic Director Mark Coyle announced Monday that head coach Tracy Claeys has his “full support” and that the coaching staff will return next season. 284 more words


Gophers Blake Cashman Earns Big Ten Defensive Award

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Blake Cashman had a big day defensively as the Gopher football team beat Northwestern 29-12 on Saturday in its last regular season home game. 89 more words


Gophers Face Nebraska Saturday, Control Big Ten West Destiny

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In unfamiliar territory in November, Minnesota has a piece of the lead in the Big Ten West and faces tough opponents in the final stretch. 363 more words


Gopher Football Players, Victim Reach Settlement In Assault Case

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Restraining orders against five Minnesota football players have been dismissed after they reached an agreement with an alleged sexual assault victim.

The dismissal came Wednesday during a court hearing. 111 more words


Gopher Football Schedules Series With Mississippi State

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has scheduled two games against Mississippi State in what will be the first regular-season matchups for the Gophers against an SEC foe in more than 65 years. 105 more words