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  • Murphy-led Minnesota outlasts Iowa 101-89 in 2OT

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jordan Murphy scored a career-high 25 points with 19 rebounds, Nate Mason had 25 points and seven assists and Minnesota outlasted Iowa 101-89 in double overtime on Wednesday night. Playing an extra …

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    09 Feb 17
  • Ray Christensen, voice of the Gophers, dies at 92

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Ray Christensen, who did play-by-play for the Minnesota Gophers for 50 years, has died at age 92. Christensen’s son, Jim, said his father died Sunday after an upper respiratory infection. Christensen was …

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    07 Feb 17
  • Ohio State deals Minnesota fourth straight loss 78-72

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Marc Loving and Trevor Thompson each scored 19 points to lift Ohio State over Minnesota 78-72 on Wednesday night. Thompson’s total was a career high, and he also led the Buckeyes …

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    26 Jan 17
  • Fleck names 9 assistants at Minnesota

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – New Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck has hired nine coaches for his staff, including offensive coordinator Kirk Ciarrocca and defensive coordinator Robb Smith. The Golden Gophers announced the additions on Tuesday night. …

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    18 Jan 17
  • Miles Bridges-led Michigan State tops No. 24 Minnesota 65-47

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Miles Bridges scored all 16 of his points in the first half, helping Michigan State build a huge lead it used to cruise to a 65-47 victory over No. 24 …

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    12 Jan 17
  • Coffey, surging Minnesota outlast Ohio State 78-68

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Amir Coffey had 19 points on 7-of-11 shooting, helping Minnesota stave off another setback at home with a 78-68 victory over Ohio State on Sunday night. Akeem Springs scored 18 points on …

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    09 Jan 17
  • Coffey, Mason lead Minnesota over Northwestern 70-66

    EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) – Amir Coffey scored 17 points, and Nate Mason hit eight free throws in the final 26 seconds to lead Minnesota to a 70-66 victory over Northwestern on Thursday night. Coffey nailed …

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    06 Jan 17
  • NCAA Football: Holiday Bowl-Minnesota vs Washington State

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota has fired coach Tracy Claeys. The move comes two weeks after the football program became embroiled in a standoff with the administration over the suspension of 10 players in connection with …

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    04 Jan 17