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.
A Year After Suspension, Nate Mason's Growing On & Off The CourtThe Gopher basketball team has many reasons that point to success. Part of it is the play of their maturing point guard, Nate Mason.
Gophers' Murphy Switches Approach To Great AcclaimThe Gopher men's basketball team plays another key game, this time against Indiana at home Wednesday night.
Gophers' Nate Mason Named Big Ten Co-Player Of The WeekJunior guard Nate Mason earned a Big Ten honor on Monday after leading the Gophers basketball team to its biggest win of the season on Sunday.
Mason, Curry Lead Gophers To 91-82 OT Win At PurdueNate Mason scored 31 points, and Eric Curry scored seven of his 10 in overtime as Minnesota upset No. 15 Purdue 91-82 on Sunday.
4 Reasons To Buy Into Gophers BasketballHere are four reasons to buy into Gophers basketball this year. If things keep progressing, you could hear Minnesota's name called on Selection Sunday in March.
Springs, Mason Lead Gophers Back To 74-68 Win Against NJITThe Gopher men's basketball team came from behind in the second half and escaped with a 74-68 victory against NJIT on Tuesday night.