Big Ten Basketball
Minnesota has the sixth seed for the Big Ten women’s basketball tournament, and the Gophers will bring two of the conference’s biggest stars to the event. The Gophers finished 8-8 in Big Ten play and 19-11 overall. They’ll play 11th seed Wisconsin in Indianapolis in the opening round Thursday night.
Former Gopher guard Ben Johnson will return to the University of Minnesota as part of head men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino’s staff.
February has mostly been a month to forget for Minnesota under coach Tubby Smith.
Gopher basketball coach Tubby Smith was angry and upset with last night’s Big Ten result in Evanston, Il.
Austin Hollins hit five 3-pointers during an impressive three-minute stretch in the second half, finishing with 19 points and sparking ninth-ranked Minnesota to a 69-51 victory over Northwestern on Sunday night.
Tubby Smith says his University of Minnesota men’s basketball team can still make the NCAA playoffs.
Gopher basketball coach Tubby Smith called in to the WCCO Morning News on Thursday
The Big Ten and CBS Sports say they have reached a multiyear agreement to broadcast basketball games through the 2016-17 season.
Gopher basketball coach Tubby Smith called in from State College, PA with a preview of tonight’s game against Penn State.