Josh Blessing serves as the New Media Intern for Gopher Athletics. He assists in the day-to-day digital media production of all Golden Gopher varsity sports, as well as working directly with the production team during live big screen events.
A native of Wakarusa, Ind., Blessing earned a Telecommunications/Journalism bachelor's degree from Ball State University in 2013. While at BSU he spent three years with Ball State Sports Link, the nation's first fully-immersive digital sports production program.
His work experience in college spans from the NFL, NBA, MLB, IndyCar, the Men's NCAA Tournament and the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. He currently resides in Minneapolis, Minn.
Minnesota Outlasts Michigan, 83-78
2/19/2017 - M. Basketball
Jordan Murphy had 16 points and 15 rebounds and Eric Curry scored all 12 of his points in the second half to lift Minnesota to its fifth straight victory, 83-78 in overtime over Michigan ...
Rivals Battle to Scoreless Tie
2/19/2017 - W. Ice Hockey
Minnesota and Wisconsin met in the teams' regular-season finale Sunday afternoon at Ridder Arena.
Gophers Off To Program Best Start
2/19/2017 - Softball
The No. 13/13 University of Minnesota Gophers are off to their best start in program history after beating North Carolina State 7-1 to move to 9-0 on the season.