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Gophers men’s hockey captain Sammy Walker celebrates a goal he scored en route to a 10-0 win against Arizona State on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, at 3M Arena at Mariucci in Minneapolis, Minn.

Gophers men’s hockey scores three in third, lifts them to 4-2 win

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published November 21, 2021
Senior captain Sammy Walker scored two goals, while sophomore Mason Nevers and freshman Matthew Knies tallied the other two goals for the Gophers.
Markiese Bucko Irving carries the ball down the field in a game against Nebraska on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021 at Huntington Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn.

All-around performance lead Gophers past Indiana 35-14

by Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
Published November 20, 2021
A great day from both the Gophers offense and defense made for a convincing 35-14 victory
Gophers forward Jaxon Nelson fights for possession against Penn State at the 3M Arena at Mariucci on Thursday, Nov. 19.

Gophers men’s hockey continues Friday night struggles, loses 5-3 to Penn State

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published November 20, 2021
Junior Jaxon Nelson scored two power-play goals, while freshman Matthew Knies tallied his first career three-point performance in the loss.
Gophers football players sit on the sidelines during a game at TCF Bank Stadium on Oct. 3, 2015.

Gophers football’s defense looks to rebound versus Indiana

by Matthew Kennedy
Published November 19, 2021
Against Iowa, the Gophers allowed the most points to an opponent since Week Two.
Gophers men’s hockey captain Sammy Walker celebrates a goal he scored en route to a 10-0 win against Arizona State on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, at 3M Arena at Mariucci in Minneapolis, Minn.

Gophers men’s hockey will look for third sweep in upcoming series against Penn State

by Michael Lyne
Published November 19, 2021
Freshman Matthew Knies has two goals and two assists in his last three games.
Gophers forward Kadi Sissoko blocks Eastern Illinois’ Karle Pace at Williams Arena on Wednesday, Dec. 2. The Gophers defeated Eastern Illinois 72-68.

Balanced attack against American gives Gophers third consecutive win 73-56

by Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
Published November 18, 2021
In their fourth game in only eight days to start the season, Minnesota defeated American 73-56.
Guard Jasmine Powell approaches her defender at Williams Arena at Williams Arena on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019. The Gophers fell to Missouri State 69-77.(Liam Armstrong / Minnesota Daily)

Gophers women’s basketball responds with two wins over weekend

by Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
Published November 15, 2021
The Gophers picked up wins over Arizona State and George Washington in a bounce-back weekend.
Forward Eric Curry shoots the ball at Williams Arena on Saturday, Jan. 19,2019. The Gophers defeated Penn State 65-64.

Gophers men’s basketball takes first place in the Asheville Championship

by AJ Condon, Sports Reporter
Published November 14, 2021
Minnesota improves to 3-0 on the season after a double overtime thriller in the championship game.
Outside Hitter Airi Miyabe jumps to spike the ball at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. The Gophers defeated Illinois three sets to one.

Gophers volleyball drops to Purdue, ends win streak

by AJ Condon, Sports Reporter
Published November 14, 2021
Minnesota dropped its first home match in two weeks to end a 6-game win streak.
Goalie Jack LaFontaine blocks a shot from going into the goal at the Budweiser Events Center against the Minnesota State Mavericks. The Gophers lost at the Loveland Regional final, 4-0.

Gophers men’s hockey’s special teams lift them in 2-0 win over Ohio State

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published November 13, 2021
Graduate student goaltender Jack LaFontaine earned his first shutout this season after making 13 saves in the win.