Springs Joins Gophers As Graduate Transfer From MilwaukeeMilwaukee guard Akeem Springs has joined Minnesota this season as a graduate transfer.
Despite Dismal Season, Pitino Optimistic For Future Of Gopher BasketballEarly in this eminently embarrassing season at Minnesota, coach Richard Pitino recounted his warning to the administrators at the time he was hired that his third year could be rough.
Suspended Gopher Basketball Player Claims Phone Was Stolen Prior To Video Being PostedPolice are investigating a reported theft of suspended Minnesota freshman Kevin Dorsey's cellphone at the Mall of America last week.
3 Gophers Basketball Players Suspended For Remainder Of SeasonUniversity of Minnesota basketball coach Richard Pitino announced Tuesday that Kevin Dorsey, Nate Mason and Dupree McBrayer have been suspended for the rest of the season.
Gophers Fall At Illinois 84-71, 3 Players SuspendedMinnesota was playing without leading scorer Nate Mason (13.8 points per game), as well as guards Kevin Dorsey and Dupree McBrayer, who all missed Sunday's game for a violation of team rules.
Gophers Without Mason, Dorsey, McBrayer At Illinois Sunday NightThe University of Minnesota men's basketball team will be without three of its regular players Sunday night for a violation of team rules, coach Richard Pitino said.
Gophers' Jordan Murphy Named Big Ten Freshman Of The WeekUniversity of Minnesota forward Jordan Murphy was honored by the Big Ten Conference on Monday after the Gophers got their first league win last Thursday.
Gophers Stay Close, Fall To Iowa 75-71Peter Jok scored 27 points and Jarrod Uthoff had 24 points, 15 rebounds and six blocked shots to help fourth-ranked Iowa hold off skidding Minnesota 75-71 on Sunday night.
Seeking 1st Big Ten Win, Gophers Need Murphy On The CourtIt's past the point of optimism for a competitive season for the Gopher basketball team as they head into Thursday night's game at Northwestern. Minnesota is still looking for its first Big Ten Conference win, and some hope for the future.
Gophers Upset Bid At Michigan Comes Up ShortZak Irvin had 19 points and 11 rebounds, and Michigan overcame uncharacteristically poor shooting to hold off upset-minded Minnesota 74-69 on Wednesday night.
Pitino Searching For Answers Everywhere As Gophers Slide In Big TenGopher basketball coach Richard Pitino is looking everywhere for answers as Minnesota is 0-6 to start to the Big Ten season.
Gophers' Murphy Named Big Ten Freshman Of The WeekUniversity of Minnesota forward Jordan Murphy had a big week for the Gopher basketball team in a victory over Clemson and a loss to South Dakota. Murphy was named the Big Ten's Freshman of the Week on Monday.