Gopher Wrestling is celebrating the legendary career of Coach J Robinson, the 2001 and 2002 national championship teams, and Gopher alumni with “Championship Weekend” on January 14, 15, and 16.
Robinson served as Minnesota’s head coach for 30 seasons dating from 1986-2016, leading The Gophers to a 437-134-4 record, 11 Big Ten titles, and three NCAA championships during his tenure.
Minnesota hosts Nebraska on Friday, January 14th where the 2001 and 2002 national championship teams will be recognized. A J Robinson social will take place on Saturday, January 15th at Cowboy Jack’s in downtown Minneapolis. And Minnesota hosts Wisconsin on Sunday, January 16th where J Robinsons’ coaching career will be honored and Gopher Alumni will be recognized. The public is invited to all events.