Hiring assistant coach Carly Thibault-DuDonis away from Mississippi State gives Lindsay Whalen a coach whose team has been the runner-up in the last two NCAA women's basketball tournaments.
The Gophers-Badgers rivalry gets home-and-away treatment in Big Ten basketball next season.
Minnesota's next four seasons' schedules are now complete; 2020 and 2021 now have all 12 games scheduled.
Abe Woldeslassie graduated from Macalester in 2008, averaging 17 points and 5.4 assists per game during his two seasons at the school.
Chris Klieman, whose teams are 54-6 since he took over as North Dakota State's head football coach in 2014, has been given a two-year contract extension that extends his deal through the 2023 season.
The Gophers (25-11, 9-2 Big Ten) have played home games at three other venues this season — at U.S. Bank Stadium in February and March, at Purdue's Alexander Field for a series with Penn State and at Target Field for the first two games of this series.
He will have two years of eligibility left after sitting out the 2018-19 season.
Brett Schulze pitched 1⅔ scoreless innings in relief to improve to 8-0 for the Gophers
Most of the conference's teams are gathering at two sites over the weekend for full days of doubleheaders in an attempt to jump start a complete season's worth of games.
Lindsay Whalen is closing in on hiring her first assistant: former Gophers teammate, and current Macalester head coach, Kelly Roysland.
The first two games of the Iowa-Gophers baseball series this weekend will be played at Target Field
The next four seasons' schedules for Gophers football are now complete:2018 scheduleAug. 30: vs. New Mexico StateSept. 8: vs. Fresno StateSept. 15: vs. Miami (Ohio)Sept.…
Three-star recruit Jonathan Mann will be a junior this fall and is the first player to commit to Minnesota's 2020 recruiting class.
Marcus Fuller visited some of the nation's most sacred college basketball venues.
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.
"There's not a living room she won't be able to get into," Gophers athletic director Mark Coyle said about new women's basketball coach Lindsay Whalen.
U athletic director Mark Coyle says: "If you came to my house in St. Paul, I can open up a desk drawer and I've got green files of every sport, coaches we want to go after."
The former Hill Murray and U.S. junior team player helped the Bulldogs to the NCAA title this season.
Micah Coffey and Terrin Vavra hit three-run homers and Cole McDevitt a two-run shot in an 18-8 victory.
AD Mark Coye has been aggressive in remaking coaching staffs around Gophers athletics.