Randy Johnson | Star Tribune
Reporter | Gophers football


Apple Valley's Steveson to wrestle for World Championship spots on senior, junior teams

Gable Steveson, a reigning world champion at the junior level, will join 12 other Minnesota-based freestyle wrestlers in Rochester. Eight will compete at the senior level, four at the junior level.


Guentzel out at U as Motzko brings in assistant from St. Cloud State

Mike Guentzel, 55, spent the past seven seasons as associate head coach under Don Lucia during his second stint on the Gophers men's hockey staff.


Edina offensive tackle Carroll commits to Notre Dame

Quinn Carroll, a four-star recruit, was heavily recruited by the Gophers and had coach P.J. Fleck's squad as one of his six finalists, but he chose the Fighting Irish.


Nebraska 'won' spring football. But does that really mean anything?

Spring football ran hot and cold across the conference, but the temperature is way up in Nebraska.


Future U wrestler Steveson takes fourth in U.S. Open tournament

Making his debut on the senior level, the 17-year-old senior from Apple Valley went 5-2 and lost to the top seed on a tiebreaker in the third-place match.


Prep star Steveson wants to take down wrestling's best in Las Vegas

The Apple Valley senior, a future Gopher, will be taking on wrestlers 10 years older. But his record suggests he'll hold his own, and then some


Quarterback buzz changes as Gophers spring football concludes

Entering spring football, sophomore transfer Vic Viramontes was the center of attention. But the focus has now shifted to a pair of freshmen in a still-unsettled quarterback situation.


Gophers football puts on a show before the snow in spring game

Zack Annexstad passed for 186 yards and a TD in the Gophers spring game but redshirt freshman Tanner Morgan of the Maroon team showed he's likely the front-runner to be the starter.


Canceling spring game 'not an option' for young Gophers football

While other programs have canceled their annual scrimmage, Minnesota moved its spring game to get game-like experience. Calling off the game, P.J. Fleck said, "was not an option."


Thursday night lights: U moves spring game because of weather

Gophers officials spent Tuesday rearranging their plans, including working with the Big Ten Network, determined to get their game in. Tickets are free.