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Gophers Face Wisconsin In Big 10 Women’s Tourney

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.

03/03/2014

Minnesota v Michigan

Gopher Basketball Loses To U. Of Michigan 66 – 56

Nik Stauskas scored 21 points and Glenn Robinson III provided an emotional lift with his dunks as No. 16 Michigan clinched at least a share of the Big Ten title with a 66-56 victory over Minnesota on Saturday night.

03/01/2014

John Hines

2-28-14 PODCAST: The Morning News With Dave Lee…….John Hines Filling In

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02/28/2014

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Up By 10 At Half, Gophers Fall Apart In 64-46 Loss

Sam Thompson scored 16 of his 19 points in the second half, leading No. 24 Ohio State back from a 12-point deficit to a 64-46 victory over Minnesota on Saturday night. The Buckeyes outscored the Golden Gophers 46-18 in the second half. Lenzelle Smith Jr. added 13 points and Shannon Scott 10 for the Buckeyes (22-6, 9-6 Big Ten), who trailed by 10 at the half and by 12 early in the second half before taking control with a 17-0 run.

02/22/2014

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Gophers Give Kill Raise And Extra Year On Contract

Minnesota has given football coach Jerry Kill a raise and another year on his contract. The university announced Saturday that Kill’s deal was extended through the 2018 season and that he’ll make $2.1 million in 2014, a big spike from his previous salary of $1.2 million. That was the lowest in the Big Ten. Athletic director Norwood Teague had promised for months the contract would be restructured.

02/22/2014

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2-17-14 Mike Max Sports On The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee

Big Gopher win last night in Evanston…..Click the link to listen to Mike’s recap of the game.

02/17/2014

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Gophers Look For A ‘W’ In Madison

Gopher forward Joey King say there’s nothing like a Gopher-Wisconsin game. “Just the opportunity to play Wisconsin, it’s something that people from Minnesota really look forward to,” King said. The win the first time may have changed the Gopher’s season. It also changed the way teams see Mo Walker, a key down the stretch, according to Coach Richard Pitino.

02/13/2014

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Minnesota’s Zahui B Gets Big 10 Award Again

Minnesota’s Amanda Zahui B. has been named the Big Ten women’s basketball freshman of the week for the fifth time this season.

02/11/2014

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Mathieu, Minnesota Overcome Indiana 66-60

DeAndre Mathieu had 10 of his 16 points in the second half, helping Minnesota overtake Indiana for a 66-60 victory on Saturday night to end a three-game losing streak. Maurice Walker pitched in 14 points and eight rebounds, and Andre Hollins added 10 points for the Gophers (16-8, 5-6 Big Ten), who lost to Nebraska, Northwestern and Purdue over the last two weeks by a total of eight points. This time, they came through in the closing minutes.

02/08/2014

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1-23-14 Sid Hartman On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Will Norwood Teague leave the U of M? Click the link to hear what he told Sid.

01/23/2014

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1-23-14 Mike Max Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Are Gophers looking like a NCAA Tourney Team? Click the link to listen to Mike’s thoughts.

01/23/2014

Sid Hartman

1-21-14 Sid Hartman On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Sid’s random thoughts on the Wolves, Wild, Super Bowl and more…..click the link to listen.

01/21/2014

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Minnesota Begins Brutal 4-Game Stretch In Big Ten

For middle-of-the-pack programs like Minnesota, the Big Ten schedule is always daunting. Well, the Gophers have rarely seen a stretch like the one they’re about to begin. Four Big Ten teams are ranked in the top 20, including three in the top five, of the Associated Press poll. Those four teams also happen to be Minnesota’s next four opponents. The Gophers play at No. 5 Michigan State on Saturday. They host No. 3 Ohio State next Thursday. They travel to No. 20 Iowa for a game on Jan. 19. They have No. 4 Wisconsin visiting on Jan. 22.

01/10/2014

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1-9-14 Mike Max Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Gophers pull out a win despite not playing well last night….Wolves not so lucky…Mike recaps, listen by clicking the above link!

01/09/2014

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Michigan Outlasts Minnesota In Big Ten Opener

Jon Horford scored 14 points and grabbed nine rebounds to help Michigan withstand another loss of one of its star players and beat Minnesota 63-60 on Thursday night.

01/02/2014

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