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Sophomore Angus Flanagan plays during the Gopher Invitational on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018.

Gophers men’s golf wins first tournament of the spring season

Matthew Kennedy
April 22, 2021
Minnesota had five of its golfers in the top 20 of the leaderboard, with Angus Flanagan taking home his second consecutive individual title as the team tied for first place.
Men's head basketball coach Ben Johnson.

Ben Johnson tabs two assistants for men’s basketball team

AJ Condon
April 20, 2021
New men’s basketball coach Ben Johnson added two assistants to his coaching staff to go along with several transfers.
Gophers infielder Jack Wassel watches the ball after a hit at U.S. Bank Stadium on Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020. The Gophers fell to Duke 3-7.

Jack Wassel leads Gophers baseball through slow start in 2021

Tony Liebert
April 20, 2021
Redshirt senior Jack Wassel realizes baseball always presents new challenges amid what could be his final season with the Gophers.
 Amber Fiser pitches during the game against Louisiana State University on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at the Jane Sage Cowles Stadium.

No. 24 Gophers softball wins three of four against Nebraska

Matthew Kennedy, Sports Reporter
April 20, 2021
Autumn Pease threw a no-hitter in the second game of the series, the 32nd in program history.
University of Minnesota Gopher pitcher Tom Skoro watches his throw meet the batter in
 U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday, March 7. The Gophers lost to Indiana, 8-1.

Gophers baseball’s struggles continue against No. 25 Michigan

Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
April 19, 2021
Minnesota continues to have trouble finding consistent production from the mound or the plate, extending its losing skid to seven.
The Gophers huddle to celebrate defeating Oral Roberts three sets to none at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

Minnesota volleyball falls to Pittsburgh in Sweet 16

Brendan O'Brien
April 19, 2021
In their third loss of the season, the Gophers see their season come to an end in the Sweet 16.
Senior Gymnast Shane Wiskus does his routine on the vault at Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, March 6. The Gophers won against Penn State.

Gophers men’s gymnastics takes fifth in NCAA championships

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
April 19, 2021
Gophers senior Shane Wiskus became the first Gopher since 2002 to win multiple individual titles at the same NCAA championship.
Coach Lindsay Whalen watches a play intently at the Gopher women's basketball practice on Monday, Oct. 9, 2018 in the Cunningham Basketball Performance Center.

Gophers women’s basketball adds Bailey Helgren as graduate transfer

Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
April 18, 2021
Former Kansas post player and Edina native Bailey Helgren will be playing for Minnesota next season, the school announced Saturday.
Ona Loper performs her balance beam routine at the Big Ten Women's Gymnastics Championships at Maturi Pavillion on Saturday, March 20.

Gophers women’s gymnastics finishes fourth in NCAA semifinals, signaling the end of season

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
April 18, 2021
Senior Ona Loper had a career night, achieving a new career-high total of 39.6375 in the all-around.
The Gophers huddle to celebrate defeating Oral Roberts three sets to none at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

Gophers volleyball wins first match of NCAA tournament

Brendan O'Brien
April 16, 2021
In a competitive match, Minnesota took down Georgia Tech in straight sets and will now advance to the Regional Semifinals.