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Spring football is now in full swing across the entire college landscape. Chances are your favorite team has been at it for at least a few weeks now, in preparation for another stellar college football season. It’s time to lace ‘em up, shake the dirt off and get after it. Here at Know It All Football, we are previewing the entire B1G conference and keeping tabs on your squad and rivals so you don’t have to. Today we take an up-close look at The Minnesota Gophers.
Camp Opens: March 26th
Spring Game: April 27th
Optimism is prevalent this spring for Gopher football. Jerry Kill heads into his 3rd season after leading Minnesota to their first bowl game since 2009. While quarterback MarQueis Gray is now off to the NFL, the rest of a mostly hit and miss offense returns a year older and wiser in 2013. They return their entire starting offensive line that quietly produced a nice year in 2012. True freshman Phillip Nelson took over under center mid-season last year and will enter th...
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MINNEAPOLIS The University of Minnesota football team's recruiting class last year consisted of two of the state's top prep quarterbacks. One saw the field and wound up as the starter for more than half the season. The other took a redshirt year, spending his days as the quarterback on the scout team.
The former, of course, is Philip Nelson, who started seven games for...
Like father, like son?
We’re not sure if Rick Pitino has ever had any odd items in one of his contracts, but his son, Richard Pitino, who earlier this week was hired as the new head basketball coach of the Minnesota Golden Gophers, sure does. The younger Pitino was officially introduced at his new job Friday after after spending a year leading Florida International University,...
The Minnesota Golden Gophers have made a big splash in hiring Richard Pitino to replace Tubby Smith at their next basketball coach.
MINNEAPOLIS Andre Hollins used the word "weird" to describe the last two weeks. The Gophers guard and the rest of his teammates saw their coach fired last Monday, one day after losing to Florida in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Ten days later, Minnesota hired 30-year-old Richard Pitino to replace Smith."I was telling people it was kind of like being at...
Richard Pitino to coach the Golden Gophers
The Nashville Predators have kicked off NHL Trade Deadline Day with a signing, not a trade.
Renaud Lavoie of RDS is reporting that the Preds have signed 2009 second round pick Zach Budish.
Budish, 21, just finished his red shirt junior season at the University of Minnesota and decided to leave school early to turn pro.
Can you blame him? He has an unfortunate injury history that...