Brian Deutsch joined the University of Minnesota staff in 2012 as an assistant director of athletic communications and serves as the primary communications contact for Gopher men's hockey, men's track & field and men's cross country.
Prior to joining the staff at Minnesota, Deutsch spent one year at Robert Morris University as a graduate assistant for men's hockey, women's lacrosse and field hockey while also overseeing athletic department social media. The Luverne, Minn., native also served as an intern at Minnesota during the 2010-11 season, working with wrestling, softball and soccer.
A University of Minnesota alum, Deutsch graduated with a bachelor's degree in journalism in 2010 and added a bachelor's degree in history in 2016.
`U' Names Captains for 2017-18
4/24/2017 - M. Ice Hockey
All-American Tyler Sheehy will serve as team captain for the Gopher Hockey program in 2017-18 while Leon Bristedt, Mike Szmatula and Ryan Lindgren will serve as alternate captains.
IIHF Women's Worlds Recap with Stecklein
4/24/2017 - W. Ice Hockey
Senior Lee Stecklein reflects on her experience winning gold with the U.S. Women's National Team at the 2017 IIHF Women's World Championship.
Gophers Sweep B1G Awards
4/24/2017 - Softball
For the second time this season the University of Minnesota Gophers have won all three Big Ten weekly awards, the conference announced Monday.