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Jamal Mashburn Jr. walks to the other end of the court during the second period against Illinois at Williams Arena on Saturday, Feb. 20. Illinois beat the Gophers with a final score of 94-63.

A tale of two halves for the Gophers’ men’s basketball team

AJ Condon
March 6, 2021
Minnesota has five top-25 wins, including two top-10 wins, but also has lost to the two worst teams in the conference and is currently on a six-game losing streak.
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 struggles against Illinois after nine-day layoff

Tony Liebert
March 6, 2021
Minnesota was without two starters and four players overall, an absence that proved too much to overcome in its regular-season finale.
The Gophers huddle to celebrate defeating Oral Roberts three sets to none at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

Gophers volleyball postponed for second straight week

Nolan O'Hara, Sports Editor
March 4, 2021
It will have been almost two weeks since Minnesota has played when it returns to Maturi Pavilion on March 12-13.
Guard Marcus Carr shoots through the opponents at Williams Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 28.

Gophers men’s basketball finishes winless on road after Penn State disaster

AJ Condon
March 4, 2021
The only thing the Gophers have been consistent with this year is their inability to hit threes, rebounding troubles and winning on the road. All of those were evident against Penn State.
A gopher baseball player sits on the bench on April 14, 2019 at Siebert Field.

Gophers baseball set to begin season like no other

Tony Liebert
March 4, 2021
Minnesota’s longtime head coach John Anderson is about to begin his 40th season leading the Gophers baseball team.
Shea Rubright

Rubright finding time in Gophers volleyball lineup

Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter
March 4, 2021
After not seeing the court in Minnesota’s first four matches, middle blocker Shea Rubright has continued to contribute to the Gophers’ success.
Courtesy of Gopher Athletics

Gophers women’s gymnastics freshman Mya Hooten is just getting started

Michael Lyne, Sports Reporter
March 3, 2021
Gophers’ gymnast Mya Hooten garnered back-to-back Big Ten Freshman of the Week award honors, and she’s only just beginning.
Shane Wiskus performs on the rings during the meet against against the Fighting Illini at the Maturi Pavilion on Friday, Jan. 24.

Gophers men’s gymnasts Wiskus, Moran and Bold shine at the Winter Cup

Michael Lyne
March 2, 2021
Shane Wiskus notched the highest two-day all-around score, finishing the weekend at 165.200.
Gophers Brayton Lee fights a takedown at Maturi Pavilion on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020. The Gophers lost to Penn State 31-10.

U wrestling’s Brayton Lee talks moving up weight class and upcoming Big Ten championships

Matthew Kennedy, Sports Reporter
March 2, 2021
Lee moved up from the 149-pound class to 157 this year.
Lexy Ramler competes on the beam at the Maturi Pavillion on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020.

Gophers women’s gymnastics continue hot streak, finish first in the Big Five

Michael Lyne
February 28, 2021
The Gophers set a program record on the bars en route to a first-place finish in the Big Five meet.