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Abby DeMuse performs her floor routine against Illinois at the Sports Pavillion on Feb. 6.

Women upset Ohio State, men fall at Illinois

January 31, 2017

The Minnesota women’s gymnastics team got a warm welcome back to the Sports Pavilion Saturday.After two weekends on the road, The Gophers upset the No. 21 Ohio State Buckeyes 196.800-196.450 on their...

Dance team coach Amanda Gaines encourages the team at they practice their pom routine on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 prior to their performance at the Spirit Squad Nationals Send Off.

Grace, guts, gild: An inside look at the lasting success of the U’s dance team

January 14, 2017

Gathered at the center of a basketball court in the Bierman Field Athletic Building, the University of Minnesota’s dance team prepares to enter its seventh hour of practice.At 8 p.m. in early January,...

Gophers pitcher Ben Meyer pitches during a game against Nebraska at Siebert Field on April 13. 2014. On Sunday, Meyer signed with the Miami Marlins.

Three Gophers selected in MLB Draft

June 17, 2015

Minnesota pitchers Lance Thonvold, Dalton Sawyer and Ben Meyer may soon trade Siebert Field for minor league ballparks.   The three were selected in the Major League Baseball draft’s third day...

Gophers wrap up season with honors

June 17, 2015

Six University of Minnesota athletes came away from the NCAA Outdoor Championships with All-American honors after only one athlete earned the distinction last year.    Seven Gophers athletes...

Gophers men's hockey coach Don Lucia sits down to talk with Hutchinson locals at the last leg of the Gopher Road Trip: Chalk Talk at the Crow River Golf Club in Hutchinson, Minnesota on Wednesday, June 3.

Gophers add goaltender Kautz to roster

June 10, 2015

Despite battling two injuries this season in the North American Hockey League, goaltender Brock Kautz was in net when his team won the league championship.   Now, the Rochester native will aim to...

Minnesota coaches sound off on social media in recruiting

June 10, 2015

From recruiting to monitoring, social media continues to have an increased presence in collegiate athletics.   And Minnesota is no exception. Coaches are reaching out to prospective players and keeping...

Herauf excels on track and field

May 27, 2015

With the skills to compete in seven different events, Minnesota heptathlete Jess Herauf truly does it all.   The Gopher women’s track and field team will compete in the NCAA West Preliminary...

Sophomore Nicole Schammel poses in Ridder Arena on Sunday. Schammel is transferring from Minnesota State Mankato this year to join the Gopher Hockey team as a forward.

Schammel transfers in-state to Gophers

May 27, 2015

Following a standout freshman season in Mankato, forward Nicole Schammel will head further north to continue her college hockey career.    The Red Wing native is one of six new additions to the...