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MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Golden Gopher safety Brock Vereen responds to questions from the media following the preseason press conference.
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The University of Minnesota men's basketball team knew it was going to spend its Thanksgiving holiday in the Bahamas, but the Gophers now know who it will face in the opening round of the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament.
The tournament directors announced Thursday that UM will face Duke in an opening round game on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22.
Missouri and Stanford will open the...
MINNEAPOLIS As University of Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill and a few of his players addressed the media Thursday in preparation for fall camp, the "B" word crept into the conversation from time to time.Yes, this Gophers team that has finished 3-9 each of the past two seasons believes it can reach a bowl game in 2012."Anything short of that is a disappointment...
There are many traveling trophies in the world of Big Ten football, but one would be hard-pressed to find a more interesting story than that of the Floyd of Rosedale Trophy.
Minnesota and Iowa first met in 1891. The “trophy” made its first appearance in 1935, in the form of a live pig. It was an effort to reduce tensions in a rivalry that was becoming increasingly fierce...