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November 02, 2019 - 11:57 am
College GameDay has by-passed the Twin Cities. Again. And Gopher coach PJ Fleck isn't surprised. PJ Fleck on the WCCO Sports Huddle "We did everything we could, but I think everybody knew in the back of their mind that it's hard to turn down the 'game of the century,'" Fleck told Sid Hartman, Dave...
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October 27, 2019 - 7:01 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Rodney Smith ran for 103 yards to become Minnesota's career leader in all-purpose yards, Seth Green had two touchdown runs and the No. 17 Golden Gophers routed Maryland 52-10 on Saturday. Tanner Morgan was 12-of-21 passing for 138 yards and two touchdowns to help the Gophers (8-0...
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October 26, 2019 - 7:29 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - As Minnesota waited in the locker room to take the field and face overmatched Rutgers last week, coach P.J. Fleck was collecting his thoughts when a staff member interrupted to report that Wisconsin had just lost to Illinois in the biggest stunner of the season so far in major...
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September 29, 2019 - 6:20 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Minnesota quarterback Tanner Morgan played as close to perfect as he could Saturday. His receivers were spot on, too. Morgan completed his first 14 throws, finished with 396 yards and four touchdowns, both career highs, and made enough plays over the final four minutes...
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Gopher football coach PJ Fleck is happy
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September 15, 2019 - 9:33 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — This University of Minnesota football team has made falling behind in the fourth quarter a troubling habit. The Gophers have also managed to turn those deficits into quite the stockpile of resiliency. Tyler Johnson caught three touchdown passes from Tanner Morgan, including the...
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Gopher running back Mohamed Ibrahim
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August 30, 2019 - 5:27 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Don't tell coach P.J. Fleck that the Gophers' narrow win against FCS South Dakota State on Thursday wasn't good enough. The Big Ten Gophers were double-digit favorites for the season's first game against their neighbors from the southwest, who nearly beat Minnesota in 2009, long...
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Fleck gets one-year extension
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December 14, 2018 - 9:45 am
The University of Minnesota Board of Regent Friday approved a one-year contract extension for football coach PJ Fleck. The move would put the second-year coach under contract with the Gophers through the 2023 season. Fleck's orginal five-year contract agreed to in January 2017 amounted to $18...
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Gopher football coach PJ Fleck is happy
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December 03, 2018 - 5:28 am
Gopher football coach P.J. Fleck showed his usual enthusiasm when his team's postseason destination was announced. "It's incredible news, we're so excited," said Fleck after finding out the Gophers will play Georgia Tech in the Quick Lane Bowl. Playing the day after Christmas in Detroit's Ford...
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November 23, 2018 - 8:38 am
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - If given the chance to deliver an inspirational talk to teammates this week, Wisconsin offensive lineman Beau Benzschawel would keep it short and get right to the point. The exact two-word phrase is best left said in the privacy of the locker room, though it might go along the...
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