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Junior Shane Wiskus performs on the rings during the meet against against the Fighting Illini at the Maturi Pavilion on Friday, Jan. 24.

Men’s gymnastics season slated to begin Jan. 30

Nolan O'Hara, Sports Editor
January 7, 2021
The final season for the Gophers men’s gymnastics team will start at the end of January after the University Board of Regents voted to eliminate the program.
Coach Lindsay Whalen prepares to blow the whistle during Gopher women's basketball's annual exhibition versus the men's scout team on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 at Williams Arena.

Four star freshman Katie Borowicz set to join Gophers’ women’s basketball early

Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
January 2, 2021
The struggling Gophers will have Borowicz as reinforcement as soon as Sunday.
Gophers head coach PJ Fleck walks the sidelines at TCF Bank stadium on Saturday, Oct. 24.

Gophers to decline bowl game invite

Nolan O'Hara, Sports Editor
December 20, 2020
Minnesota’s season will conclude with a 20-17 loss to Wisconsin at Camp Randall Stadium.
Gophers running back Mohamed Ibrahim carries the ball at TCF Bank Stadium on Friday, Nov. 13. The Gophers fell to the University of Iowa Hawkeyes 35-7.

Gophers’ Ibrahim named Big Ten Running Back of the Year

Nolan O'Hara, Sports Editor
December 15, 2020
Playing only six games, Ibrahim leads the conference in rushing yards, touchdowns and yards from scrimmage.
The McDonald's located on the corner of Fourth Street Southeast and 15th Avenue Southeast is seen on Saturday, Aug. 31. The proposed development would replace Mcdonald's as well as other popular businesses such as Dinkytown Wine and Spirits.

Dinkytown McDonald’s closes after 57 years of business

Jasmine Snow
December 14, 2020
Community favorite “Drunk Donald’s” is expected to reopen on the ground floor of the CA Ventures development.
Gophers head coach PJ Fleck walks the sidelines at TCF Bank stadium on Saturday, Oct. 24.

Gophers set to play Wisconsin in final Big Ten game

Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter
December 13, 2020
The rescheduling of the game will be the 130th meeting between the border rivals.
Twin Cities undergrads can switch to S/N for fall and spring, provost announces

Twin Cities undergrads can switch to S/N for fall and spring, provost announces

Abbey Machtig, Campus Administration Reporter
December 9, 2020
Courses taken pass/fail will also count toward all graduation and program requirements.
The University of Minnesota women’s hockey team plays against Ohio State at Ridder Arena on Saturday, Nov. 21. The Gophers ended the night with a 4-0 win.

Gophers women’s hockey postpones final two series

Matthew Kennedy, Sports Reporter
December 6, 2020
The end of the first half of the Gophers’ season has shifted with their opponents after Wisconsin and Ohio State saw a rise in COVID-19 cases.
Smith Hall reopens after reported chemical spill Friday

Smith Hall reopens after reported chemical spill Friday

Samantha Hendrickson
December 4, 2020
Smith Hall houses the University’s Department of Chemistry.
Gophers Forward Jasmine Powell approaches defenders in Williams Arena on Sunday, Feb. 10. The Gophers suffered a defeat against Michigan 52-77.

Women’s basketball face roster uncertainty ahead of season opener

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.