Saturday afternoon's game at TCF Bank Stadium is Minnesota’s best chance to beat Wisconsin in six years, according to the point spread. For Coach Tracy Claeys and the Gophers, reclaiming the Axe easily would trump a bowl bid.
Friday’s victory now makes the Wolves 2-6 at Target Center, 6-2 on the road and most importantly, now .500 overall at 8-8.
Friday's bad loss moved coach Mike Yeo to call out a season of bad habits by the Wild.
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The Wild put forth an awful effort Friday during a 3-1 loss to Winnipeg
From the Gophers’ perspective, any game they can gut out or steal is a big victory.
The veteran lineman has rated as one of the NFL’s best filling in at center.
Some shaky foul shooting forced the Gophers to have to hang on at home against Nebraska Omaha.
Rachel Banham hit a late three-pointer as the Gophers women’s basketball team hung on to edge Stetson on the first day of the San Juan Shootout. Banham is 11 points from the school's scoring record.
Sarah Potomak tied the Gophers’ program record for points in a game with seven on two goals and five assists as the No. 3 Gophers routed Minnesota State Mankato 11-1
The festive mood of the Gophers' season opener three months ago feels like three years ago after all the ups and downs. Win Saturday and a major disappointment is avoided.
Jimmy Murray and Joey Benik scored third-period goals vs. the Gophers.
Leicester City, expected to be among the worst teams, is atop the Premier League .
Iowa certainly didn't change the minds of critics who say the Hawkeyes don't look the part of a national championship contender.
Kurtis Gabriel’s mom, Kim, slipped a card under his hotel room door the morning after the Wild winger’s NHL debut Nov. 10.
“I told him today how much I appreciated him,” coach Mike Zimmer said. “Just everything he does for us. His leadership, the way he comes out to practice the way he prepares. Really, everything.”
Running back Devonta Freeman, recovering from a concussion, will not play Sunday in the Falcons’ game against the Vikings.
Safety Harrison Smith and defensive end Everson Griffen worked out after missing practice Tuesday and Wednesday.
The Gophers still have 11 players listed as out on their injury report for Saturday's game against Wisconsin.
Social media, photos, updates from Star Tribune staff and more from the Gophers game against Wisconsin at TCF Bank Stadium. We'll be here from before the game until after the final play.
The only Vikings player not practicing this morning was rookie cornerback Trae Waynes, who injured his ankle during Thursday’s practice.