Sports Illustrated's Pete Thamel reports that Minnesota has hired Northern Iowa DL coach Bryce Paup to serve in the same capacity.
Sports Illustrated's Pete Thamel is reporting that Ohio State co-offensive coordinator Ed Warinner will be hired as Minnesota's OL coach.
Football Scoop reports that it is unlikely that Ohio State co-offensive coordinator Ed Warinner will join P.J. Fleck's staff at Minnesota.
Minnesota hired Arkansas DC Robb Smith as defensive coordinator.
Minnesota's recruiting class surged from 77th in the nation to 49th after new HC P.J. Fleck flipped six recruits from Western Michigan to the Gophers following his hiring.
Minnesota redshirt junior QB Conor Rhoda will remain with the team.
Western Michigan head coach P.J. Fleck is expected to take the same job at Minnesota.
Huge Show, a Michigan radio show, is reporting that Minnesota is close to a deal with Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck.
ESPN's Adam Rittenberg reports that Minnesota's "initial preference" to replace former HC Tracy Claeys is Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck.
Minnesota redshirt senior QB Mitch Leidner lashed the program for firing HC Tracy Claeys, saying, "I don't know who would want to be part of this program at this time."
Multiple outlets are reporting that Minnesota has fired HC Tracy Claeys.
Following their loss to Wisconsin in the Cotton Bowl, Western Michigan HC P.J. Fleck shrugged off his name being attached to other opportunities.
247Sports' Travis Haney reports that Minnesota is torn on whether or not to retain HC Tracy Claeys.
No charges will be filed against the 10 Minnesota players suspended in relation to an alleged September sexual assault.
Minnesota redshirt sophomore RB Rodney Smith rushed for 74 yards and a touchdown on 17 carries in Tuesday's 17-12 win over Washington State in the National Funding Holiday Bowl.