(KMSP) - Fox 9's Dawn Mitchell sat down with Adam Thielen to talk about this season.
2019 Gophers Caravan now underway
Several Gopher head coaches have hit the road, but this is a different kind of recruiting trip. Instead of players, they're trying to win points with the fans.
The annual Gophers caravan is now underway, and the first stop is Owatonna.
FOX 9 caught up with Coach P.J. Fleck as he meets fans.Read the full article
Rosas: Saunders 'represents everything Minnesota is about'
The face leading the Minnesota Timberwolves’ bench next season might be familiar, but the team and the approach are likely to look vastly different.
Ryan Saunders was introduced Tuesday as the next Timberwolves’ coach, the 11th in franchise history. Saunders was named the interim coach on Jan. 6, after Tom Thibodeau was fired as head coach and president of basketball operations following a 19-21 start in his second season.
Saunders finished 17-25 over his final 42 games, but received vocal support from the team’s key pieces in Karl-Anthony Towns, Andrew Wiggins and soon-to-be restricted free agent Tyus Jones. All were present at Tuesday’s news conference in the Target Center lobby, which featured the Saunders’ family, several Timberwolves’ players and a majority of the team’s staff.Read the full article
Gophers softball wins NCAA Regional Championship, will host LSU in Super Regionals
University of Minnesota softball coach Jamie Trachsel had to get creative on Sunday while conditions outside at Jane Sage Cowles Staidum were cold and soggy.
The Minneapolis Regional got delayed twice, and eventually postponed until Monday. So what did Trachsel do to keep her Gophers busy? They watched Rocky IV. Perhaps it was fitting, because Minnesota threw the first punch Monday against Georgia in an 8-1 win over the Bulldogs to advance to the NCAA Super Regionals.
It’s Minnesota’s first trip to that stage since 2014. It’ll be the Gophers’ first time hosting a Super Regional in the history of the program.Read the full article