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NCAA settlement presents challenges for Gophers athletic department

New solutions will be needed to balance the budget following the 2024-25 school year.

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Gophers athletic director Mark Coyle.
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NCAA settlement presents challenges for Gophers athletic department

New solutions will be needed to balance the budget following the 2024-25 school year.

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Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck walks on the field before a game against Nebraska at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln, Neb., on Nov. 5, 2022.
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Gophers offer 2026 three-star Pennsylvania defensive lineman

Alexander Haskell is the No. 15-ranked recruit in Pennsylvania's 2026 class.

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Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck looks on before the game against Illinois at Huntington Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Nov. 4, 2023.
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Gophers offer 2026 Indiana defensive lineman Kobe Cherry

Cherry is a three-star prospect and the No. 6-ranked recruit in Indiana's 2026 class.

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Nov 23, 2019; Evanston, IL, USA; Minnesota Golden Gophers head coach PJ Fleck takes the filed with his team in a game against the Northwestern Wildcats at Ryan Field. Mandatory Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports
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P.J. Fleck has done more with less at Minnesota

The Gophers have outperformed recruiting expectations under Fleck.

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June 11 Press Conference
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Darius Taylor says leaving the Gophers 'never really crossed my mind'

The Gophers will have one of the best running backs in the Big Ten this season.

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June 11 press conference
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Max Brosmer says Gophers will boast 'very meticulous offense that scores points'

Minnesota's new QB has been focused on "coming together as a unit" this offseason.

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Oct 29, 2022; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Minnesota Golden Gophers defensive lineman Jah Joyner (17) in action against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights in the fourth quarter at Huntington Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Blewett-USA TODAY Sports
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Jah Joyner vows to end Gophers' double-digit sack drought

The Gophers haven't had a player reach double-digit sacks since 2008. Edge rusher Jah Joyner vowed to break that streak this season.

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Piscataway, NJ -- April 27, 2024 -- Coach Greg Schiano and quarterback, Athan Kaliakmanis during Rutgers annual spring football game at SHI Stadium.
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Looking at where every Gophers transfer ended up this offseason

Minnesota had 15 scholarship players transfer since the end of the 2023-24 season.

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Max Brosmer amongst three Gophers to attend Big Ten Media Days

The event is set to take place on July 25 in Indianpolis.

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Sep 10, 2022; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Minnesota Golden Gophers offensive lineman Aireontae Ersery (69) blocks Western Illinois Leathernecks defensive back JJ Ross (1) in the second quarter at Huntington Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Blewett-USA TODAY Sports
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Gophers' Aireontae Ersery is a top-25 player in new college video game

Minnesota's starting LT will be a 93 overall.

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Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck looks on before the game against Illinois at Huntington Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Nov. 4, 2023.
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2026 three-star quarterback schedules unofficial visit with Gophers

Owen Lansu is a top-15 prospect in Illinois' 2026 class.

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Golden Gate Titans defensive back Bradley Martino (2) celebrates a play during the third quarter of a game against the Gulf Coast Sharks at Gulf Coast High School in Naples on Friday, Sept. 22, 2023.
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Gophers WR commit Bradley Martino takes massive leap in latest recruiting rankings

Martino is now a top 300 recruit according to On3.

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Dec 26, 2023; Detroit, MI, USA; Minnesota Golden Gophers defensive lineman Jah Joyner (17) and defensive back Tre'Von Jones (2) sack Bowling Green Falcons quarterback Connor Bazelak (7) in the third quarter at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Lon Horwedel-USA TODAY Sports
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Analytics project Gophers' Jah Joyner as breakout star

Joyner could become a household name in 2024.

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How much will star freshman Koi Perich play for the Gophers?

When four-star Esko, Minnesota safety Koi Perich signed with the Gophers, he became the program's second-highest-ranked recruit in the internet era.

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Greg Larson at center for the 1960 Minnesota Golden Gophers
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Gophers football great Greg Larson dies at 84

Larson grew up in Minneapolis and spent his post-football life in Minnesota.

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Sep 25, 2021; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Minnesota Gophers linebacker Jack Gibbens (47) tackles Bowling Green Falcons wide receiver Cavon Croom (85) during the third quarter at Huntington Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Harrison Barden-USA TODAY Sports
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Ranking the Gophers' 5 best transfer players in the P.J. Fleck era

Which transfers have made the biggest imapct at Minnesota?

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Gophers featured as 81 overall in new college football video game trailer

Minnesota was featured on EA Sports' latest trailer.

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5 freshmen who could burst onto the scene for the Gophers in 2024

Which Gophers freshmen could make an impact this season?

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Nov 4, 2023; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Minnesota Golden Gophers linebacker Cody Lindenberg (45) tackles Illinois Fighting Illini wide receiver Isaiah Williams (1) forcing a fumble during the second half at Huntington Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Krohn-USA TODAY Sports
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Gophers need Cody Lindenberg to be the defensive anchor in 2024

Can Lindenberg be what Minnesota's defense needs?

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Jan 1, 2020; Tampa, Florida, USA; Minnesota Golden Gophers head coach PJ Fleck (yellow tie) walks on the field after defeating the Auburn Tigers at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Douglas DeFelice-USA TODAY Sports
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Where does Gophers' 2025 class stack up to other years under P.J. Fleck?

Will Minnesota be able to ink its best class ever under Fleck?

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Jaxon Howard: The Gophers do things 'the right way'

Howard seems happy with his decision to transfer to the Gophers.

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Nov 13, 2021; Iowa City, Iowa, USA; Minnesota Golden Gophers helmet on the field before the game against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Kinnick Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports
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Gophers heavily in the mix for rising four-star WR Terrence Smith

Minnesota could be adding another commitment from a talented wide receiver soon.

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Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck in the second quarter at Kenan Memorial Stadium in Chapel Hill, N.C., on Sept. 16, 2023.
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Texas offensive lineman Nelson McGuire III decommits from Gophers

McGuire committed on June 9 following a 'Summer Splash' recruiting weekend.

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Sep 9, 2023; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Minnesota Golden Gophers running back Darius Taylor (1) runs the ball against the Eastern Michigan Eagles during the third quarter at Huntington Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Krohn-USA TODAY Sports
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Gophers football 2024 game-by-game predictions

How will Minnesota football fare in this season?

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December 26, 2021; Scottsdale, AZ; Minnesota Defensive End, senior, Boye Mafe, answers questions at the Guaranteed Rate Bowl Media Day at Camelback Inn

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P.J. Fleck's 5 recruiting 'hidden gems' as Gophers head coach

Where has Fleck found his most success on the recruiting trail?

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