Gophers
  • Murphy's big night leads Minnesota past Chicago State

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jordan Murphy scored 12 points and grabbed 18 rebounds and Minnesota defeated Chicago State 70-52 on Wednesday night. Carlos Morris and Charles Buggs each scored 14 points for the Gophers (6-5), who …

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    17 Dec 15
  • Minnesota's Jordan Murphy named Big Ten freshman of week

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota forward Jordan Murphy has been named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week. The award was announced Monday for Murphy, who totaled 43 points and 27 rebounds with a double-double in …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Gophers are going bowling, despite 5-7 record, in Detroit

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota will face Central Michigan in the Quick Lane Bowl in Detroit. Bowl bids were finalized Sunday. The Gophers will play the Chippewas at Ford Field Dec. 28. With only 77 teams …

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    07 Dec 15
  • Murphy leads Minnesota to win over Clemson, 89-83

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jordan Murphy had 24 points and 10 rebounds to lead Minnesota to an 89-83 victory over Clemson in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on Monday night. Murphy hit 9 of 16 shots and …

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    01 Dec 15
  • Texas Tech beats Minnesota 81-68 in Puerto Rico Tipoff

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – Devaugntah Williams scored 21 points to help Texas Tech beat Minnesota 81-68 in Sunday’s fifth-place game at the Puerto Rico Tipoff. Zach Smith added 15 points for the Red …

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    23 Nov 15
  • Minnesota beats Louisiana-Monroe 67-56

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Kevin Dorsey and Joey King keyed a second-half surge and Minnesota rallied to beat Louisiana-Monroe 67-56 on Sunday. King finished with 20 points, Nate Mason had 12 and Dorsey 11 for the …

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    16 Nov 15
  • Minnesota signs football coach Claeys to 3-year deal

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota says it has signed football coach Tracy Claeys to a three-year contract. Claeys succeeds his friend Jerry Kill, who resigned Oct. 28 because of health reasons. Claeys had been made interim …

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    12 Nov 15
  • Gophers fall to Ohio St. 28-14

      COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott ran 15 yards for a touchdown on Ohio State’s only lengthy drive, and the top-ranked Buckeyes weathered Minnesota’s two fourth-quarter touchdowns for a 28-14 victory Saturday night. Minnesota …

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    09 Nov 15