Mike Max’s News And NotesThe only thing keeping U of M basketball coach Tubby Smith from signing an extension is the semantics of getting all the paper work. The terms have been agreed to, although that doesn't mean other teams won't keep calling.
Gophers Tubby Smith Reviews NW SetbackGopher basketball coach Tubby Smith reviewed last night's loss at Northwestern with Dave Lee.
Golden Gopher Daily UpdateMike Grimm is in Happy Valley with the Gopher Basketball team as they get set to take on Penn State Thursday night. He is joined by Gopher Senior Blake Hoffarber and they preview what is another huge game for the Maroon and Gold!
Mike Max's News And NotesIf you want to handicap potential sites for a new Vikings stadium, Ramsey County would be considered a long shot. The Metrodome, at least according to insiders, is most feasible.
Coach's Criticism? Gophs Say They're Better For ItMinnesota players say they are not taking a stern critique from coach Tubby Smith personally.
Tubby Concerned About Hoffarber Wearing DownBlake Hoffarber has played at least 34 of 40 minutes in nine of Minnesota's 11 Big Ten games this season.
Smith: Gophers PG Hoffarber's Knee Will Be FineMinnesota coach Tubby Smith says he expects point guard Blake Hoffarber's sore left knee to be fine for the Golden Gophers' game against Illinois on Thursday.
Golden Gopher Daily UpdateMike Grimm reports from Bloomington, Indiana where the Gopher Basketball team is getting set to take on the Hoosiers Wednesday night. Mike previews the game.
Mbakwe Muscles No. 16 Minnesota Past NorthwesternBlake Hoffarber scored 20 points while playing point guard in place of Al Nolen, Trevor Mbakwe rammed his way to 18 points and 14 rebounds, and 16th-ranked Minnesota beat Northwestern 81-70 on Wednesday night.
Golden Gopher Daily UpdateMike Grimm checks in with both of Minnesota's basketball teams on today's Golden Gopher Daily Update!
Hoffarber, Minnesota Take Down No. 8 Purdue, 70-67Blake Hoffarber's 26 points and Minnesota's improved perimeter defense helped the Gophers outlast eighth-ranked Purdue 70-67 on Thursday night.
Golden Gopher Daily UpdateIt's gameday for the Maroon & Gold as they host Purdue at the Barn on Thursday night. Mike Grimm talks to Senior Guard Blake Hoffarber about how the team is dealing with off the court issues and how they are concentrating on beating the Boilermakers.