Fmr. Gophers Williams & Mbakwe Now Free Agent HopefulsThe NBA draft came and went and neither Trevor Mbake nor Rodney Williams heard their name. Now they're re-united as teammates trying to prove themselves in the NBA summer league as free agent hopefuls -- fueled by the big league dream.
Trevor Mbakwe Works Out With The WolvesThe Minnesota Timberwolves are working out another group of draft prospects. Their guests on Monday afternoon included a player that president of basketball operations Flip Saunders is quite familiar with: former Gophers standout Trevor Mbakwe.
Timberwolves Host Mbakwe, Others At Draft WorkoutWorkouts are continuing Monday at the Target Center in Minneapolis as the Minnesota Timberwolves prepare for the NBA Draft. The Timberwolves are hosting six players, including former Gopher Trevor Mbakwe, for a workout Monday from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Mike Max’s News & Notes For 5/25Century Community College left-handed ace Jared Dettman, who is pitching in the Junior College World series, should get drafted for a second time next week. Cedar Rapids Kernels’ manager Jake Mauer sees some similarities between first-round prospect Byron Buxton and his brother - the Twins’ Joe Mauer. The Timberwolves are concerned about Kevin Love's conditioning since his injury ended his season.
Can Gophers Upset UCLA?How does the No. 11-seeded Gophers men's basketball team recover from a three-game losing skid to beat No. 6-seeded UCLA in the NCAA tournament?
Mbakwe, Hollins Earn All-Big Ten Honors For GophersSenior forward Trevor Mbakwe and sophomore guard Andre Hollins earned All-Big Ten honors for the Gophers men's basketball team on Monday.
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.
Gophers’ Mbakwe Earns Big 10 Weekly HonorGophers senior Trevor Mbakwe had a big week, and it’s no surprise that the Minnesota men’s basketball team got two victories as a result.
Minnesota Blows Out Penn State 73-44Trevor Mbakwe had 13 points and 13 rebounds and Minnesota held Penn State scoreless for the first 11 minutes of the game to cruise to a 73-44 victory on Saturday.
Mbakwe, Williams Reach Last Minnesota Home GameTrevor Mbakwe and Rodney Williams are about to play their last home game for Minnesota.
Mbakwe, Minnesota Take Down No. 1 Indiana 77-73Trevor Mbakwe had 21 points and 12 rebounds to help Minnesota take down No. 1 Indiana 77-73 on Tuesday night, the seventh time the top-ranked team in The Associated Press' poll has lost a game this season.
Gophers Fall Behind Michigan Early, Lose 83-75Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 21 points and Trey Burke had 18 points and nine assists to help No. 5 Michigan stave off No. 9 Minnesota 83-75 on Thursday night.