University Of Minnesota

Mike Granse-USA TODAY Sports
January 17, 2019 - 6:57 am
By COLIN LIKAS= Associated Press= CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Giorgi Bezhanishvili found a unique way to relay the importance of Illinois' performance Wednesday night against Minnesota. "Ayo's got a birthday tomorrow," the 6-foot-9 freshman said, placing an arm around fellow freshman Ayo Dosunmu. "This...
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Laura Oakes
January 09, 2019 - 2:11 pm
University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler says his funding request to the Legislature this year is restrained, reasonable, and "forward-looking." Kaler outlined his proposal for a 6.7 percent percent increase in state funding over the biennium, amounting to 30-million for the 2019-2020 school...
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Ron Elkman USA Today
Adam Carter
December 20, 2018 - 11:39 am
Among the new recruits the Gopher football team signed Wednesday is the nephew of music star John Legend. Michael Brown-Stephens is a wide receiver from Springfield, Ohio. Rivals.com has him ranked as a three-star recruit. Legend, the 10-time Grammy winner, tweeted last night to congratulate his...
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Tommy Gilligan USA Today
Adam Carter
December 19, 2018 - 4:20 pm
University of Minnesota football coach PJ Fleck says at least one of his players will miss next week's Quick Lane Bowl do to disciplinary issues. But Fleck will not say how many players will be out, or what the violations were. Fleck was pressed about the suspensions Wednesday during his signing...
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Courtesy of University of Minnesota Raptor Center
December 10, 2018 - 6:57 pm
(AP) A red-tailed hawk that lived for days in the Twin Cities with an arrow lodged in one of its legs has died despite efforts to save its life. The hawk was first spotted Nov. 30. It continued to fly with the arrow in its leg. It was finally captured Wednesday but the University of Minnesota's...
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