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Badgers RB Taylor among the nation's best

Badgers freshman Jonathan Taylor leads the Big Ten in rushing and is third nationally, averaging 150.6 yards per game.

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.

Davonte Fitzgerald healthy and ready to fill Gophers backup PF role

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

Guards rally Gophers over Xavier in women's basketball

Carlie Wagner scored 24 points and Kenisha Bell 20 as Minnesota won at home.

Numbers: Taylor's freshman season for Wisconsin has been tremendous

The Badgers' freshman leads the Big Ten in rushing yards and yards from scrimmage.

Paying P.J. Fleck: a look at the salaries, buyouts in his six Gophers seasons

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

Gophers coach Fleck receives contract extension

University of Minnesota endorses P.J. Fleck football movement for another year.

Chad Greenway wins Big Ten humanitarian award

The former Vikings linebacker founded an organization to benefit children.

Gophers easily dismantle Alabama A&M

Gophers don't get much of a test, but reserves get their chance to show their stuff.

Injuries could change up Gophers offensive line

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.

Gophers-Xavier women's basketball preview

Both teams bring unbeaten records into their second meeting ever.

Wisconsin has eyes on biggest prize, but it wants to get hands on Axe first

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.

Fleck might shuffle U receivers: 'I don't enjoy them dropping the ball'

Changes made to the depth chart reflect his frustration with drops.

Gophers 100, Alabama A&M 57

The Gophers thumped Alabama A&M 100-57 at Williams Arena on Tuesday night.

Pitino, Fitzgerald and Murphy after Alabama A&M win

Gophers coach Richard Pitino and players Davonte Fitzgerald and Jordan Murphy talk after Tuesday's win against Alabama A&M.

Gophers-Alabama A&M game recap

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 might use a smaller lineup more often this season

Gophers coach Richard Pitino might have to play with a smaller lineup this season, because his team lacks size on the bench

Glitch amid Gophers' great start: guarding threes

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.

Gophers' chance of going to bowl with five wins takes big hit

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.

Gophers men's basketball-Alabama A&M game preview

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.