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Gophers center Klarke Sconiers fights for a pass at Williams Arena on Wednesday, Dec. 2. The Gophers defeated Eastern Illinois 72-68.

Gophers women’s basketball’s offense stalls without top three scorers in Big Ten Tournament

Tony Liebert
March 11, 2021
No Jasmine Powell, Sara Scalia or Kadi Sissoko put Minnesota in a hole that almost any team couldn’t pull itself out of.
University of Minnesota women’s hockey team lines up before their game against Ohio State in Ridder Arena on Saturday, Nov. 21. The Gophers won in a shut out with an ending score of 4-0.

Gophers to miss NCAA women’s hockey tournament for the first time in 13 years

Matthew Kennedy
March 9, 2021
Minnesota is currently ranked fifth on USCHO.com.
Forward Nathan Burke blocks Arizona State's Justin Robbins from reaching the puck in 3M Arena on Friday, Jan. 22. The Gophers beat Arizona State with a final score of 10-2.

Gophers men’s hockey beats Michigan 4-2 on senior night

Julianna Landis
March 9, 2021
After losing Friday night, Minnesota’s offense returned to split its final home series of the regular season.
Gophers Gable Steveson faces off with his opponent at Maturi Pavilion on Sunday, Feb. 9. The Gophers lost to Penn State 31-10.

Gable Steveson wins second Big Ten title for Gophers wrestling

Matthew Kennedy, Sports Reporter
March 9, 2021
The No. 9 Minnesota Gophers placed fifth overall in the 2021 Big Ten wrestling championships.
Infielder Jack Wassel watches his hit at Siebert Field on Friday, March 29, 2019. 

Gophers baseball’s offense struggles on opening weekend

Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
March 9, 2021
Minnesota only finished with 17 runs in its first four games of the season, 13 of which all came in one game against Rutgers Sunday.
Senior Gymnast Shane Wiskus does his routine on the vault at Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, March 6. The Gophers won against Penn State.

With the return of Wiskus, Gophers men’s gymnastics dominates Penn State to win first meet of the season

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
March 9, 2021
Shane Wiskus returned, and so did the Gophers men’s gymnastics team’s winning ways against Penn State.
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Gophers women’s gymnastics dominates Nebraska on senior night, move to 6-2 on the season

Michael Lyne
March 7, 2021
Freshman Mya Hooten earned a perfect 10 on floor as the Gophers cruised past Nebraska for their fourth consecutive team victory.
Gophers forward Eric Curry challenges a defender at Williams Arena on Thursday, Dec. 10. The Gophers went on to defeat the Kansas City Roos 90-61.

Gophers men’s basketball drops seventh straight to close regular season

Nolan O'Hara
March 7, 2021
The Gophers lost their seventh consecutive game in what felt like Richard Pitino’s last home game as the head coach of Minnesota.
Gophers defenseman Madeline Wethington pursues an opponent at Ridder Arena on Sunday, Nov. 22. The Gophers ultimately fell to the Ohio State Buckeyes 2-1.

Gophers women’s hockey falls 5-3 to top-seed Wisconsin in WCHA Final Faceoff

Matthew Kennedy, Sports Reporter
March 7, 2021
The Gophers will not receive an automatic bid for the NCAA tournament after a loss to Wisconsin. They will find out on Sunday whether they make the tournament.
Gophers Defenseman Matt Staudacher steers the puck at 3M Arena on Saturday, Feb. 20. The Gophers defeated Michigan State, 5-1.

Gophers men’s hockey four-game win streak snapped in Friday loss to Michigan

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
March 7, 2021
Every time the Gophers found the back of the net, Michigan seemed always to have an answer.