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.

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

Jun 25 Emerging Gopher Softball Star Taylor LeMay

At this time last year, Gopher softball starting catcher Taylor LeMay hadn’t stepped foot on a college softball diamond, not seeing the field while at Division II Concordia-St. Paul her freshman season. Now, she can say she started every game behind the dish for a team that made the NCAA Super Regionals before being ousted by Oregon one step before the College World Series. A fun conversation with a great story, soon-to-be junior Taylor Lemay of the Gopher softball team.University of Minnesota vs. Oklahoma State University Women's softball.