Gophers/NCAA

Timberwolves and Gophers display a lack of mental toughness

Blistering cold temperatures and seemingly endless amounts of snow have again this winter tested the toughness of Minnesotans. Read more

Minn. women fall to Michigan State

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Tori Jankoska scored 16 of her 21 points in the first half, including four 3-pointers, as No. 21 Michigan State ... Read more

Minnesota football coach gets pay raise

(AP) — Minnesota has given football coach Jerry Kill a raise and another year on his contract. The university announced Saturday that Kill’s deal was extended ... Read more

Gophers drop 6 of last 9

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Freshman guard Kendrick Nunn hit five 3-pointers and led Illinois with 19 points as the last-place Illini beat Minnesota 62-49 on Wednesday ... Read more

Syracuse is no longer unanimous No. 1

(AP) — Syracuse is still No. 1 in the AP college basketball poll, but it is no longer a unanimous choice. Read more