Four days before hitting the road during college football's early national signing period, P.J. Fleck inked an extension that keeps him with the Gophers through the 2022 season.
Freshman Jonathan Taylor, who operates behind a massive, mobile line, is the engine behind an offense that has fifth-ranked Wisconsin off to an 11-0 start.
Gophers junior forward Davonte Fitzgerald, who missed the 2016-17 season with a knee injury, had a season-high 13 points and eight rebounds Tuesday against Alabama A&M
Carlie Wagner scored 24 points and Kenisha Bell 20 as Minnesota won at home.
The Badgers' freshman leads the Big Ten in rushing yards and yards from scrimmage.
PAYING P.J.The financials of P.J. Fleck's original five-year, $18 million deal, and his one-year extension for 2022:base SALARIES per season2017 $3.5 million 2019…
University of Minnesota endorses P.J. Fleck football movement for another year.
The former Vikings linebacker founded an organization to benefit children.
Gophers don't get much of a test, but reserves get their chance to show their stuff.
Redshirt freshman center Conner Olson (left leg) and senior left guard Garrison Wright (left hand) might not be available for the Gophers' game against Wisconsin on Saturday.
Both teams bring unbeaten records into their second meeting ever.
Wisconsin comes to town with the goal of not only keeping Paul Bunyan's Axe for the 14th consecutive year but also to keep alive its College Football Playoff hopes.
Changes made to the depth chart reflect his frustration with drops.
The Gophers thumped Alabama A&M 100-57 at Williams Arena on Tuesday night.
Gophers coach Richard Pitino and players Davonte Fitzgerald and Jordan Murphy talk after Tuesday's win against Alabama A&M.
Gophers junior forward Jordan Murphy finished with a team-high 20 points, 10 rebounds and four steals in only 22 minutes Tuesday against Alabama A&M.
Gophers coach Richard Pitino might have to play with a smaller lineup this season, because his team lacks size on the bench
Despite their 4-0 record, the Gophers rank 12th in the Big Ten and 333rd out of 351 Division I teams in three-point percentage defense.
Odds are good there will be enough teams finishing with six victories that Minnesota won't be able to sneak into a bowl game the way it did two years ago.
The No. 14 Gophers (4-0) finish their three-game homestand Tuesday before going to the Barclays Center Classic in New York at the end of the week.