Gopher Sports Update

Gopher Sports Update goes beyond the scores and brings listeners unparalleled access, conversations and profiles of Golden Gopher student athletes, coaches, administrators and alumni.

Sep 17 Gopher Women’s Soccer Forward Taylor Stainbrook

The college career of Gopher women’s soccer forward Taylor Stainbrook has been quite the journey, but she has found a home at the University of Minnesota. The redshirt junior joins hosts Matt Nelson and Mike Gallagher to relive the Gophers NCAA tournament appearance last year, talk about the team’s early season play, and give a look ahead to personal and team goals for the rest of the year and beyond.Screen Shot 2014-09-10 at 1.55.49 PM

Sep 2 Football Live From The Fair!

An exciting time at Gopher Sports Update as you can tell by the exclamation point that rounds off our title, and this sentence! GSU gets out of the studio and brings it’s gong show to the Great Minnesota Get Together, where Big Ten and Gopher football are discussed and questions from the audience are taken.
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Aug 27 Former Gopher Football Head Coach and Current Big Ten Network Analyst Glen Mason

It’s been quite some time since Glen Mason has roamed the sidelines as University of Minnesota head football coach, but he’s still around the game in a slightly different capacity. Listen as the Big Ten Network analyst previews the 2014 Big Ten Football season and gives his two cents about the product on the field for the Gophers this season.Screen Shot 2014-08-27 at 3.37.56 PM

Aug 13 Former Gopher Baseball Star and Current LA Dodgers Super-Prospect Tom Windle

Gopher Sports Update never forgets those that have left campus, especially when they’ve gone on to big things. Former maroon and gold left-handed pitcher Tom Windle is in the middle of making those big things happen, carving out a path to the major leagues in the Los Angeles Dodgers farm system. He takes some time to catch us up on his progress and take a few trots down memory lane. Windle

Jul 30 Legendary Gopher Baseball Coach John Anderson

In an annual favorite, Gopher baseball coach John Anderson checks in with Gopher Sports Update to discuss his team’s season, his incoming recruiting class, and the ongoing drama of where his program fits in with the new Vikings stadium.Screen Shot 2014-06-25 at 3.55.41 PM

Jul 23 Part 2 with Former Gophers and Vikings Safety Jack Brewer

The conclusion of our two-part interview with former Minnesota Vikings and maroon and gold safety Jack Brewer. In the finale, Jack talks about the effect concussions are having in the lives of those around him at just 35 years old, and about why he is “disappointed” in Norwood Teague and the Gophers as they move forward in their facility fundraising efforts.Screen Shot 2014-06-28 at 7.28.58 PM