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Minnesota Adds Texas Prep Star Murphy To Recruiting Class

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has added San Antonio prep star Jordan Murphy to its 2015 recruiting class.

Golden Gophers coach Richard Pitino announced the addition Wednesday. 91 more words

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Pro Football Hall of Famer Bobby Bell Earns College Degree at Age of 74

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Bobby Bell sat down in the chair, his black gown draped over his shoulders, the black cap tilted just perfectly and the white tassels hanging to his right. 595 more words

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Agent: 'McCarville wasn't physically ready' for another WNBA season

Ten years of playing professional basketball has taken its toll on Janel McCarville and she needs some rest.

That’s what her agent, Mike Cound, said Thursday – one day after the Minnesota Lynx announced the center’s decision to… 317 more words

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College: Ramler to Minnesota for the 2017-18 season

U.S. elite, Lexy Ramler, who lives in St. Michael, Minn., has recently committed to the Minnesota Golden Gophers gymnastics team for the 2017-18 season. She trains at KidSport Gymnastics in Winona, Minn. 53 more words

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Hawkeye Baseball in Cruise Control, Iowa Wins Again

IOWA CITY – The 15th ranked Hawkeye baseball team cruised past Minnesota again on Saturday, 10-2 at Duane Banks Field.

Blake Hickman was solid on the mound, 6 innings giving up just 1 run while striking out 5. 51 more words

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2 Gophers In NFL Draft Heading To Texas

IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Cowboys have taken linebacker Damien Wilson of Minnesota in the fourth round of the NFL draft.

Wilson, who started 24 of 26 games in two seasons with the Gophers after transferring from Jones County Community College in Mississippi, was the 127th overall pick Saturday. 210 more words

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Baltimore grabs former Gopher tight end Maxx Williams with the 55th pick

Former Minnesota Gophers tight end Maxx Williams became a second round draft pick.

The Baltimore Ravens selected Williams with the 55th overall pick Friday evening. The Ravens traded up with the Arizona Cardinals to make sure they were able to select Williams, who has drawn comparisons to a former Ravens tight end. 274 more words

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