Minnesota's Welch Could Play 'A Little' In Finale Minnesota point guard Julian Welch could play some in the final regular season game against Nebraska.
Minnesota Beats Penn State 80-66 Joe Coleman scored a career-high 23 points and Minnesota defeated Penn State 80-66 on Sunday for its second Big Ten win of the season and the Golden Gophers' second in as many games.
Illinois Holds Off Minnesota 81-72 In Double OTBrandon Paul scored a breakaway dunk that put Illinois ahead in double overtime Tuesday night and Meyers Leonard hit the layup that sealed the 81-72 victory over Minnesota.
Welch Leads Minnesota Past Central Michigan 76-56 Julian Welch had 15 points and four assists to help Minnesota wear down Central Michigan during a 76-56 victory on Tuesday night.
Minnesota Beats Appalachian State 70-56Rodney Williams tied a career-high with 18 points as Minnesota held off Appalachian State 70-56 Tuesday night.
Minnesota Defeats Indiana State 76-69 To AdvanceJulian Welch scored 17 points and Andre Hollins added 16 to lead Minnesota past Indiana State 76-69 at the Old Spice Classic on Friday.
Tubby: Offense Last Season Was 'Ridiculous'Tubby Smith says one of the biggest focuses for Minnesota during the preseason has been to work on getting its offense revved up to the up-tempo style the demanding coach prefers.
Gophers Start Season With 3 Point Guard CandidatesSuccess for most basketball teams starts at the point guard position, and Minnesota coach Tubby Smith is well aware of that.