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.
Gophers Round Out Sportco Kickoff Classic
2/13/2016 - Softball
The No. 13/14 Minnesota Gophers gear up for their first trip of the season as they head to Las Vegas, Nev. to compete in the Sportco Kickoff Classic this weekend.
Preview: Gophers at Iowa
2/13/2016 - M. Basketball
Minnesota travels to Iowa City for the first of two games against top-5 opponents this week.
Gophers Sweep Series in Columbus
2/13/2016 - M. Ice Hockey
Hudson Fasching tallied three points including a shorthanded goal to propel the Gophers to a sweep.