The 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.
Gopher basketball coach Tubby Smith reviewed last night’s loss at Northwestern with Dave Lee.
Mike 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!
If 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.
Minnesota players say they are not taking a stern critique from coach Tubby Smith personally.
Blake Hoffarber has played at least 34 of 40 minutes in nine of Minnesota’s 11 Big Ten games this season.
Minnesota 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.
Mike Grimm reports from Bloomington, Indiana where the Gopher Basketball team is getting set to take on the Hoosiers Wednesday night. Mike previews the game.
Blake 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.
Mike Grimm checks in with both of Minnesota’s basketball teams on today’s Golden Gopher Daily Update!
Blake Hoffarber’s 26 points and Minnesota’s improved perimeter defense helped the Gophers outlast eighth-ranked Purdue 70-67 on Thursday night.
It’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.
Blake Hoffarber scored 13 points to go over 1,000 for his career, Trevor Mbakwe added 13 points and 13 rebounds and No. 21 Minnesota beat Akron 66-58 Wednesday night.
Blake Hoffarber hit the winning 3-pointer with 1:31 left to lift Minnesota to a 74-70 win over West Virginia on Sunday night in the final of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off tournament.