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Women’s basketball face roster uncertainty ahead of season opener

Gophers Forward Jasmine Powell approaches defenders in Williams Arena on Sunday, Feb. 10. The Gophers suffered a defeat against Michigan 52-77.
Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
November 30, 2020
Gophers women’s basketball will be missing multiple student-athletes for its season-opening game against Eastern Illinois on Wednesday.

Gophers football canceled against Northwestern

Thomas Barber and Coney Durr tackle Purdue on Saturday, Nov. 10 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.
Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter
November 30, 2020
Minnesota will not play in two consecutive weeks due to rising COVID-19 cases, but still hopes to play in the final week of the season at Nebraska.

Attempted robbery reported in Southeast Como Sunday evening

Attempted robbery reported in Southeast Como Sunday evening
Hana Ikramuddin, Campus Administration Reporter
November 25, 2020
The suspect assaulted a victim and attempted to steal his Xbox.

Gophers Bateman opts out of remainder of the season

Gophers Wide Receiver Rashod Bateman carries the ball at the 2020 Outback Bowl on Wednesday, Jan. 1.  The Gophers went on to take the game 31-24 over the Auburn Tigers.
Nolan O'Hara, Sports Editor
November 25, 2020
Gophers fans will have to wait until the 2021 NFL season to see Rashod Bateman back on the field.

Attempted carjacking reported in Stadium Village Monday morning

A University of Minnesota Police car is parked outside of the Graduate Hotel on East Bank on Thursday, June 21, 2019.
Jasmine Snow
November 23, 2020
This alert was the second in 8 hours, following an alert about a robbery that happened near Coffman Union around 10:15 p.m.

Robbery reported near Coffman Union Sunday night

Robbery reported near Coffman Union Sunday night
Jasmine Snow
November 23, 2020
The incident took place around 10:15 p.m.

Gophers without several players, staff against Purdue

A Gophers football player watches from the sidelines during a game on Sept. 16, 2017.
Brendan O'Brien, Sport Reporter
November 20, 2020
Minnesota will be without 20 players due to injury and COVID-19 as well as offensive line coach Brian Callahan and other staff members.

Following new state COVID-19 restrictions, University to close museums, sit-down dining

Following new state COVID-19 restrictions, University to close museums, sit-down dining
Lydia Morrell, City Reporter
November 19, 2020
University gyms and entertainment venues will close Saturday, and dining options will shift to “grab and go.”

Carr named to Naismith watch list

Gophers Guard Marcus Carr prepares to inbound the ball at Williams Arena on Wednesday, Jan. 15.  Minnesota defeated the Penn State Nittany Lions 75-69
AJ Condon, Sports Reporter
November 19, 2020
Carr adds to his preseason accolades.

Walz announces new COVID-19 restrictions starting Friday

A cloth mask and bouquet of flowers are seen on the Goldy statue outside Coffman Memorial Union on Wednesday, April 1. (Parker Johnson / Minnesota Daily)
Ava Thompson
November 18, 2020
Gov. Tim Walz announced tighter COVID-19 restrictions that will begin statewide on Nov. 20 on Wednesday.