Casey O'Brien, free of the cancer, never thought of giving up on Gophers football. "Whether I'm playing or just being around the game, it's something that's always been in my life," he said.
From P.J. Fleck's perspective, a 14-year drought caused Gophers fans to doubt that Paul Bunyon's Axe would ever return to Minnesota.
Offensive coordinator Kirk Ciarrocca called Gophers coach P.J. Fleck late one night in January to tell him he was taking a job in West Virginia. A few hours later, they talked again. Fleck told what happened.
Casey O'Brien, who has beaten cancer four times since high school, gave the keynote speech on Friday at Big Ten Media Days in Chicago.
Big Ten Media Days wrapped on Friday in Chicago but not without some headlines.
The Gophers were picked sixth in the Big Ten West by one preseason poll, and the team is using a mantra from the musical "Hamilton" for what their legacies could be.
Former Augsburg wrestler and assistant coach Donny Wichmann died Tuesday. He was 53. He was a three-time MIAC champion and a Division III All-America…
First, there was Legends and Leaders. Now, there is East and West. Soon, there will be … nothing? Why do some people think this would be a good idea?
What stood out from Day 1 in Chicago
Mohamed Ibrahim on Thursday met with the media at Big Ten Media Days in Chicago
Tyler Johnson on Thursday met with the media at Big Ten Media Days in Chicago
Big Ten Network has more than 14 hours of programming over two days airing from Chicago.
Ohio State has a new head coach, and its rivals are hoping to pounce this season.
Minnesota received one first-place vote out of 34 ballots, but Nebraska favored to win the West.
Kendall Brown led East Ridge in scoring last season with 17.6 points per game and is the No. 2-ranked recruit in Minnesota in the Class of 2021 according to Minnesota Prep Hoops
Hopkins guard and Gophers 2020 target Kerwin Walton, who hit 10 threes in a game Saturday, picked up more high-major offers after playing well for D1 Minnesota to begin July recruiting period.
The Georgia native had yet to play a collegiate game.
Senior guard Gabe Madsen picked up several more scholarship offers to start the July recruiting period, but will the Gophers or another high-major school also offer his twin brother, Mason?
Dave Hauck died at 87 over the weekend in Northfield. He was among the Four Horsemen of St. Olaf coaches: Porter, Gelle, Dimick and Hauck.
The couple personally sponsors the camp, which sets up fun activities for patients and their siblings during the summer.