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Jury for hammer beating case acquits on rape, attempted murder charges, finds defendant guilty of aggravated assault
Federal prosecutors recommend 'substantial' prison term for former Trump lawyer
Judge sentences fifth federal DAPL defendant
Former University of Minnesota ticket sales supervisor pleads guilty to wire fraud
Elder abuse reform returning to Minnesota Legislature as advocacy groups search for consensus
Status unknown for Wild’s Koivu; NHL suspends two Flames players
Vikings’ DeFilippo says Cook ‘absolutely’ needs more carries
Gophers volleyball upset by Oregon, dashing hope of hometown Final Four spot
Zimmer optimistic Kendricks, Waynes will play at Seattle
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
December 7, 2018
Gophers coach prodded, Amir Coffey responded
MINNEAPOLIS -- Gophers men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino challenged Amir Coffey before Wednesday’s game against Nebraska. “I said,...
December 7, 2018 - 5:18pm
December 4, 2018
Gophers doing best to support grieving teammate Dupree McBrayer
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Gophers senior forward Jordan Murphy asked head coach Richard Pitino an off-the-court question a few weeks ago: What...
December 4, 2018 - 8:07pm
November 29, 2018
Gophers men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino gives himself an ‘F’ letter grade
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Gophers men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino gave himself the worst grade possible after Minnesota’s 68-56 loss...
November 29, 2018 - 8:40pm
May 8, 2018
Humor tops bill on annual Gopher Road Trip
ST. PAUL—The annual Gopher Road Trip allows the various coaches of the University of Minnesota athletic programs to travel the state and connect with fans who support their programs. It also allows many of those coaches to flash their sense of humor. The coaches prepare speeches...
May 8, 2018 - 9:17pm
February 20, 2018
Gophers coach Richard Pitino was 'focused on what we have,' not Reggie Lynch
ST. PAUL—Gophers mens basketball coach Richard Pitino said he stayed out of center Reggie Lynch's decision to drop his appeals in the University...
February 20, 2018 - 10:17pm
February 5, 2018
Gophers coach Richard Pitino not calling for counsel during seismic season shift
ST PAUL—The Gophers are not the first college basketball program to deal with absent players, so coach Richard Pitino said he isn't calling...
February 5, 2018 - 11:02pm
January 12, 2018
Gophers coach Richard Pitino's reaction to blowout loss: compassion
MINNEAPOLIS — Gophers men's basketball coach Richard Pitino saw plenty of mistakes in Minnesota's 83-60 loss to Northwestern on Wednesday,...
January 12, 2018 - 5:59pm
January 9, 2018
Even with two starters out, Gophers' Richard Pitino believes March Madness run possible
MINNEAPOLIS — With starting guard Amir Coffey injured and starting center Reggie Lynch suspended and now facing expulsion after a second...
January 9, 2018 - 7:59pm
January 5, 2018
Gophers say 'no red flags' with Reggie Lynch. Others call it 'worst-kept secret'
MINNEAPOLIS — Eight months before the University of Minnesota's Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action recommended a suspension...
January 5, 2018 - 8:42pm
November 29, 2017
Pitino's advice to Gophers' Fleck: It gets better
MINNEAPOLIS — In the days leading to Wednesday's game between No. 12 Minnesota and No. 10 Miami at Williams Arena, Gophers football coach...
November 29, 2017 - 7:45pm
November 20, 2017
Gophers need to focus more on perimeter defense, coach says
MINNEAPOLIS — Before Richard Pitino's 14th-ranked Gophers improved their unbeaten mark to 4-0 Sunday afternoon, Nov. 19, the fifth-year head...
November 20, 2017 - 6:15pm
October 19, 2017
FBI's NCAA probe prompted internal review of Gophers' basketball program
An internal review of the University of Minnesota's men's basketball program launched in the wake of an FBI probe into recruiting practices...
October 19, 2017 - 6:44pm
Gophers, with top scorers returning, picked third in Big Ten
NEW YORK — Minnesota men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino came to Madison Square Garden on Thursday, Oct. 20, for Big Ten Conference media...
October 19, 2017 - 5:47pm
September 28, 2017
SHIPLEY: Rick Pitino just gave the Gophers something else to work through
September 28, 2017 - 8:18pm
June 9, 2017
Gopher coaches Fleck, Pitino becoming friends, neighbors
MINNEAPOLIS—P.J. Fleck and Richard Pitino sat in adjoining seats on a coach bus for hours at a time during the Gophers Road Trip across...
June 9, 2017 - 9:44pm