Gopher volleyball earns No. 7 seed for NCAA Tournament, home regional

The Gophers (23-5, 17-3) earned the No. 7 overall seed and were placed in the Texas Region. Minnesota will host a regional this weekend that includes Fairfield, Iowa State and Creighton. The Gophers will open NCAA Tournament play against Fairfield (24-5) at 7 p.m. Friday at Maturi Pavilion.

Gophers set to honor first national title team at Alumni Weekend

The Gophers are hosting Alumni Weekend and welcoming back former players. Brad Frost will host a pregame meal with former U women’s hockey players, there will be an alumni game Sunday morning and the 1999-2000 national championship team will be honored.