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Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Fresh faces give women’s soccer new hope

by Anthony Maggio
Published September 3, 2002

After two straight losing seasons, Minnesota’s women’s soccer team has reloaded with youth, a new approach and a new attitude. The Gophers 2001 campaign (5-12, 3-7 Big Ten) was their worst...

Men’s hockey receives verbal commitment from prep star Gordon

by Adam Fink
Published September 3, 2002

The phone calls had been going back and forth between a dozen coaches for nearly two months, but now Ben Gordon was ready to dial the number that would change his life. Gordon, a senior hockey player at...

Nystrom overtakes Lohmiller for career points record

by Brian Hall
Published September 3, 2002

Minnesota kicker Dan Nystrom has faced a few ups and downs during his Gopher career. As a freshman, Nystrom kicked the game-winning field goal against then No. 2 Penn State in one of the biggest wins in...

Women’s basketball program penalized

Published August 26, 2002

On July 2, after being found guilty of 14 policy violations, Minnesota's women's basketball program received a number of penalties from the NCAA Committee on Infractions. The committee found 11 major and...

Matyas sets Big Ten saves record in weekend sweep

Matyas sets Big Ten saves record in weekend sweep

Published May 10, 2001

Closer Scott Matyas set the career saves record for the Big Ten over the weekend in a Gophers sweep of Michigan. Minnesota (19-18 overall, 11-7 Big Ten) is now on tear in which it has won eight of its...

Another women’s basketball comeback falls short

Published January 29, 2001

On Super Bowl Sunday, the Gophers women's basketball team only had one game on its mind. Minnesota looked to bounce back after Thursday's loss to Purdue with a victory against Illinois at the Sports Pavilion....