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  • Gophers face Washington State in Holiday Bowl in San Diego

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota will meet Washington State in the Holiday Bowl on Dec. 27 in San Diego. The Gophers (8-4) are in the Holiday for the first time and in a California bowl for …

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    05 Dec 16
  • Minnesota AD Claeys has 'full support' as football coach

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota coach Tracy Claeys will return to the job next season. Athletic director Mark Coyle said Monday that Claeys has his “full support” after an 8-4 finish by the Gophers in 2016, …

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    29 Nov 16
  • Minnesota routs turnover-prone Arkansas 85-71

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Amir Coffey scored all 19 of his points in the second half, after Akeem Springs made three 3-pointers over the final 5 minutes of the first half to finish with 11 points …

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    23 Nov 16
  • Murphy leads Minnesota past Mount St. Mary's 80-56

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jordan Murphy scored 18 points and added 12 rebounds and Minnesota pulled away to beat Mount St. Mary’s 80-56 Wednesday night. The Gophers, 3-0 for the first time in three years, also …

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    17 Nov 16
  • Newcomers lead Minnesota over Texas-Arlington 84-67

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Freshman Amir Coffey scored 10 points, all in the second half, and Minnesota came from behind to beat Texas-Arlington 84-67 on Monday night. Reggie Lynch, in his first year with Minnesota after …

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    15 Nov 16
  • 5 Gophers reach agreement, have restraining orders dropped

    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. All five players …

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    03 Nov 16
  • Minnesota QB Mitch Leidner out vs. Maryland with concussion

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota has ruled out quarterback Mitch Leidner for Saturday’s game against Maryland because of a concussion. The depth chart for the week released by the team on Tuesday listed junior Conor …

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    12 Oct 16
  • Police looking into whether 4 Gophers involved in assault

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minneapolis police are trying to determine whether four Minnesota football players who were suspended from last weekend’s game against Indiana State were involved in an alleged sexual assault. The assault allegedly occurred …

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    13 Sep 16