Mason, Murphy Lead Gophers Past Rutgers 89-67Nate Mason scored 26 points and Jordan Murphy added 18 points and 16 rebounds in Sunday's win to open the Big 10 season.
Gophers Use Balance To Beat Niagara, 107-81In a game of runs, No. 14 Minnesota used the biggest and the last to pull away from a pesky Niagara team.
Gophers Beat UW-Green Bay 115-86 In Hurricane Relief ExhibitionThe Gopher basketball team beat UW-Green Bay Sunday in an exhibition to raise money for hurricane victims in Puerto Rico.
Gophers Ranked 15th In Preseason Basketball PollsThe Gophers are second among Big Ten teams in the rankings, with Michigan State being ranked No. 2 overall.
Gophers Mason, Coffey Named To Preseason All-Big Ten TeamSenior guard Nate Mason and sophomore guard/forward Amir Coffey were both named to the preseason All-Big Ten Team.
Gophers Basketball Releases 2017-18 Non-Conference ScheduleThe Gophers basketball team's 2017 non-conference schedule includes 10 home games.
Gophers Guards Ready To Play Major Minutes At NCAA TournamentThe Gophers really only have two experienced guards coming in: Dupree McBrayer and Nate Mason. It might not be ideal, but they have to carry the load and that means major minutes.
Mason, McBrayer Key To Gophers Turnaround SeasonNate Mason and Dupree McBrayer remaining in school rather than transferring after an embarrassing suspension last year is one of the biggest reasons for the program's surprising success this season.
Richard Pitino Named Big 10 Coach Of The YearThe Gopher basketball team had a chance to put their remarkable regular season on pause Monday, in the process garnering a number of individual awards after one of the biggest turnarounds of the past 20 years in conference play.
Gophers Lose Regular Season Finale At Wisconsin, 66-49Nate Mason had 17 points for Minnesota (23-8, 11-7). The Golden Gophers had an eight-game win streak snapped.
Gopher Men Beat Huskers 88-75 For 8th Straight VictoryNate Mason had 25 points in 28 minutes with his best shooting performance in Big Ten play, Jordan Murphy posted his sixth double-double in the last seven games and Minnesota breezed by Nebraska 88-73 on Thursday night for its eighth straight victory.
Gophers Not Ranked? 4 Reasons Fans Shouldn't CareDespite not being ranked, the Gophers have won seven straight games and are a lock for the NCAA Tournament.