The Minnesota Daily

The ball enters the hoop at Williams Arena on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. The Gophers defeated Vermont 90-58.

Tre’ Williams enters transfer portal

AJ Condon, Sports Reporter
March 26, 2021
Williams is the fourth Gopher to enter the portal following Pitino’s departure.
Gophers Infielder Zack Raabe makes a catch at U.S. Bank Stadium on Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020. The Gophers fell to Duke 3-7.

Zack Raabe, a spark-plug at the plate for Gophers baseball

Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
March 26, 2021
Preseason second-team All-American second baseman Zack Raabe has lived up to expectations to begin his junior campaign.
Courtesy photo of Regina Martinez.

‘You’re going to be making history’: UMN medical student breaks barriers as first Mexican woman to compete in FIS World Ski Championships

Nolan O'Hara
March 26, 2021
Regina Martínez is the first Mexican woman to represent her country in the FIS World Ski Championships.
Bethany and Megan Hasz run side by side at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018.  The Hasz twins finished first and second overall for Gopher women's cross country at the 33rd annual Roy Griak Invitational.

Women’s cross country finds success and optimism in odd season

Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter
March 26, 2021
Minnesota’s women’s cross country team finished second in the Big Ten and fifth at the NCAA Championships in 2021.
Shane Wiskus competes in the pommel horse at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019.

Gophers men’s gymnastics falls short of comeback against Illinois

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
March 25, 2021
Sophomore Crew Bold competed in the all-around and earned two individual event titles.
Williams Arena as seen on Monday, June 17, 2019.

Meet new Gophers basketball coach Ben Johnson

AJ Condon
March 24, 2021
Johnson brings a Minnesotan-led initiative to try and turn around the Gophers’ program.
Gopher Batter Jack Wassel follows through his swing in U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday, March 7. The Gophers lost to Indiana, 8-1.

Gophers baseball completes up and down series against Northwestern

Tony Liebert
March 23, 2021
Inconsistent hitting was too much for Minnesota to overcome, as a 1-2 series puts the team at 3-8 for the season.
Athletic Director Mark Coyle addresses the Board of Regents in regards to a contract extension signed by head football coach P.J. Fleck at the McNamara Alumni Center on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. The deal, signed by Fleck last week, extends his contract through the 2026 season and will increase his base salary to $4.6 million.

Gophers basketball to hire Ben Johnson as new basketball coach

AJ Condon, Sports Reporter
March 22, 2021
Ben Johnson returns to his alma mater to become the next head coach of the Gophers’ men’s basketball team.
Gophers Defenseman Matt Staudacher steers the puck at 3M Arena on Saturday, Feb. 20. The Gophers defeated Michigan State, 5-1.

Gophers hockey seeded third overall, first in regional bracket for NCAA tournament

Julianna Landis, Sports Reporter
March 22, 2021
As the first seed in the West Regional, Minnesota will head to Loveland, Colorado to face Omaha.