This old football helmet made a visit to the office a few weeks ago.
If you want to get technical about Indiana Jones, an elephant is more “Temple of Doom” than “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” but this is still a pretty creative volleyball media guide.
"Happiness is scoring a touchdown."
Gopher Football is traveling down to take on TCU this weekend, a match-up that hasn’t occurred since the 1974 season. Here is a great image from a game guide from that same year.
Olympian Lindsey Berg goes up for a serve during her Gopher volleyball day.
On this day in 1977: Paul Rogind made a game-winning field goal as the Gophers beat Western Michigan 10-7. Minnesota’s defense held the Broncos to one pass completion for -1 yard. GopherSports.com will update “This Day in Gopher Football History” throughout the season: z.umn.edu/fbhistory
From 1933 (aside from the graphic in the corner…)
There are a lot of sports action Goldy drawings, but here is a rare spectator Goldy.
Welcome back to school, Gophers! Here’s a throwback to Gretchen Brandt, who excelled enough in the classroom and on the field to be named an Academic All-American in 1995.
Gopher volleyball opens its season tonight with the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. The game programs will look a little different than this 1987 media guide…
FFEI C-550 Lanovia
Gopher football is back today! Here is a random clipping of Heisman Trophy winner Bruce Smith to celebrate.
In honor of the women’s cross country team being in camp this week, here’s the 1981 team photo.
One of the more unique old and gold items we’ve seen…a puppet from Jake Ricker’s memorabilia collection.
Here are some more items from Jake Ricker’s collection. These throwback gameday buttons are all about the wordplay.
The black and white makes this look older, but here are the 1995 Big Ten soccer champion Gophers. Gopher soccer opens its 2014 season this weekend with games at Stetson (Friday) and Florida State (Sunday).
These wonderful Gophers pennants are part of athletic department staffer Jake Ricker’s collection.