Gopher Men's Basketball

Gopher Basketball Falls To Michigan State
The Gopher men's basketball team lost 53-48 Tuesday night to Michigan State in what seemed to be a must-win game for both teams if they wanted to keep their NCAA tournament hopes alive. Minnesota led by 7 with 3 minutes left but were outscored 14-1 in the final 3 minutes by the Spartans. Trev…
Gopher Men’s Basketball Falls At Penn State
The Gopher men's basketball team lost 66-63 at Penn State Thursday night to fall to 6-8 in the Big Ten and 17-9 overall. Minnesota trailed by 1 at halftime and by as many as 10 points in the 2nd half before taking a 3-point lead with 2:00 left. Talor Battle hit a key 3-point basket to give Pe…
Gophers End Skid At Iowa
The 25th ranked Gopher men's basketball team won 62-45 at Iowa Sunday night to end a 4-game losing streak. Trevor Mbakwe led the Gophers with 24 points and 5 rebounds and Rodney Williams added 13 points. Mbakwe scored 22 of his 24 points in the 2nd half and Williams scored 11 of his 13 points…
#25 Gophers Lose To Illinois
The 25th ranked Gophers men's basketball team lost at home to Illinois 71-62 Thursday night. Minnesota has lost 4 straight games for the first time since Tubby Smith has been the head coach of the Gophers. Trevor Mbakwe led the Gophers with 17 points and 16 rebounds and Ralph Sampson III adde…
Gopher Basketball Hosts Illinois Tonight
The 25th ranked Gopher men's basketball team looks to end a 3-game losing streak when they host Illinois at 8pm tonight, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 7:30. Minnesota is 16-7 overall and 5-6 in the Big Ten.
Gophers’ Hoffarber Expected To Play Thursday
The Gopher men's basketball team is expected to have guard Blake Hoffarber available to them when they host Illinois Thursday night. Head coach Tubby Smith says Hoffarber is expected to be okay despite suffering a knee injury Sunday against Ohio State. He wore a brace on his left knee in the …
#1 Buckeyes Rout #20 Gophers
The top ranked Ohio State men's basketball team defeated the 20th ranked Gophers 82-69 at Williams Arena Sunday afternoon. Minnesota trailed by 8 at halftime and fell behind by double figures early in the 2nd half. David Lighty led the Buckeyes with 19 points. Blake Hoffarber led Minnesota w…
#18 Gophers At Indiana Tonight
The 18th ranked Gopher men's basketball team will play at Indiana tonight at 5:30, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 5:00. Minnesota arrived in Indianapolis yesterday but still needed to drive 50 minutes to Bloomington, Indiana. Winter weather is making that tough but the game is expected to go o…
#16 Gophers Down Northwestern
The 16th ranked Gopher men's basketball team defeated Northwestern 81-70 Wednesday night to improve to 16-4 overall and 5-3 in the Big Ten. The win is the 4th straight for the Gophers. Minnesota played without point guard Al Nolen, who is out with a broken bone in his foot. He had surgery We…
Gophers’ Nolen Has Broken Foot
Gopher senior point guard Al Nolen has a broken bone in his foot and will require surgery on Wednesday. Nolen will have a pin put in his foot and no timetable for his return has been announced. Tubby Smith would not rule out a possible return for Nolen this season.

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