Gopher Maverick Ahanmisi Plays ‘Best Basketball’ During Final Season's Final GamesWhen DeAndre Mathieu got hurt, Maverick Ahanmisi got his chance he’d been waiting his entire college career for. In what could have been the senior’s last college game, he scored a career-high 21 points in the Gophers' opening-round win over High Point University.
Ahanmisi, Minnesota Beat High Point 88-81 In NIT Two years ago, Minnesota embraced the National Invitation Tournament enough to reach the championship game.
Brandon Ubel Leads Nebraska Past Minnesota, 53-51Brandon Ubel scored Nebraska's last 10 points and finished with 15, and the Cornhuskers defeated Minnesota 53-51 Wednesday night in the final college basketball game at Bob Devaney Sports Center.
Minnesota Pulls Away In 2nd Half For 69-61 Win Reserve guard Chip Armelin scored 15 points and Minnesota took advantage of Nebraska's poor shooting in the second half to pull away for a 69-61 victory on Sunday.
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.