Cretin's Daniel Oturu Has His Sights Set On The GophersDaniel Oturu, a junior at St. Paul's Cretin-Derham Hall High School, is developing into quite a basketball player.
Gophers Lose To Wolverines In Big 10 SemifinalsDerrick Walton Jr. had 29 points, nine assists and five rebounds to carry eighth-seeded Michigan into the Big Ten title game with an 84-77 victory over fourth-seeded Minnesota on Saturday.
Gophers' Murphy Switches Approach To Great AcclaimThe Gopher men's basketball team plays another key game, this time against Indiana at home Wednesday night.
Murphy Has Double-Double In Minnesota's Win Over RutgersJordan Murphy scored 17 points and had 11 rebounds to lead Minnesota past Rutgers 72-63.
Akeem Springs' Confidence Buoying Struggling GophersThe Minnesota Gophers need the work on has become a fragile mindset that comes with five straight losses -- but the silver lining is a fifth-year senior.
McBrayer Scores 18 As Minnesota Overpowers Georgia SouthernRichard Pitino called his team's 37-point win over Georgia Southern a "major step forward," but not because of the point total. It was more how his players shared the ball against their overmatched nonconference opponents.
Hoosiers Beat Gophers In 10th-Straight WinYogi Ferrell had 20 points, seven assists and six rebounds to help sluggish Indiana win its 10th straight game with a 70-63 victory over Minnesota on Saturday. Nick Zeisloft scored 15 points and the Hoosiers (15-3, 5-0 Big Ten) made 8 of 25 3-pointers to outlast Minnesota. Zeisloft went 5 for 8 from deep and Thomas Bryant added 10 points and seven rebounds for Indiana.
Minnesota Adds Philadelphia Prep Wing To Recruiting ClassMinnesota has added Philadelphia prep standout Ahmad Gilbert to its recruiting class. The Golden Gophers announced that Gilbert signed a national letter of intent on Tuesday.
Gophers Basketball Adds Ahmad Gilbert To Signing ClassUniversity of Minnesota basketball coach Richard Pitino announced Tuesday the addition of Ahmad Gilbert to the 2015 recruiting class. Gilbert, a 6 foot, 6 inch forward out of Pennsylvania, signed Tuesday to play for the Gophers this year.
No. 5 Wisconsin Beats MinnesotaFrank Kaminsky scored 21 points, Bronson Koenig added a career-high 17 and No. 5 Wisconsin beat Minnesota 63-53 Saturday for its 10th straight win. The Badgers (25-2, 13-1 Big Ten) maintained their three-game conference lead in the loss column over Maryland, Purdue and Michigan State.
Walker Hits Late Free Throws; Minnesota Beats Iowa 64-59Maurice Walker sank two free throws with 11 seconds left to help Minnesota beat Iowa 64-59 on Thursday night. Walker finished with seven points on 1-of-5 shooting, but went 5 of 6 from the line. Andre Hollins led Minnesota (16-9, 5-7 Big Ten) with 20 points, making 7 of 14 from the field.
Gopher Basketball Retiring Randy Breuer's Jersey SaturdayGophers great Randy Breuer, a Lake City, Minn., native, will have his No. 45 jersey retired during a halftime ceremony Saturday.