WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-green01, ww color green

Trevor Mbakwe

(credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Mbakwe Is All Minnesota Needs Vs. Augustana

Trevor Mbakwe spent much of the summer determined to turn one of his biggest weaknesses into a strength.

11/07/2011

(credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Mbakwe, Sampson Lead Minnesota Over Bemidji State

Trevor Mbakwe had 17 points and Ralph Sampson III scored 15, leading Minnesota to a 71-58 exhibition victory over Bemidji State on Tuesday night.

11/01/2011

(credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Gophers Look To Snap Back From Last Season’s Slump

The preseason optimism flowing from the Minnesota basketball program sounds familiar.

10/27/2011

(credit: CBS)

Gopher Basketball Season Starts Tonight With Tipoff Party

The University of Minnesota men’s basketball season gets underway officially Friday night. The Gophers are hosting a tempered version of “Midnight Madness” at 7 p.m. at Williams Arena.

10/14/2011

Trevor Mbakwe #32 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers defends against Ronald Roberts Jr. #13 of the St. Joseph's Hawks at Michael J. Hagan Arena on December 8, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pa.  (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Mbakwe Leads USA To Win At World University Games

Gophers forward Trevor Mbakwe scored 12 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as team USA defeated Mexico 108-67 in the World University Games on Saturday.

08/13/2011

news, notes, mike max

Mike Max’s News And Notes For July 5, 2011

Who helped influence the trade of Martin Havlat for Dany Heatley? What will the Wolves do to keep improving during the NBA lockout? Did you know Jose Canseco nearly ended up playing baseball this summer in Minnesota?

07/05/2011

Trevor Mbakwe #32 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers defends against Ronald Roberts Jr. #13 of the St. Joseph's Hawks at Michael J. Hagan Arena on December 8, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pa.  (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Mbakwe Invited To USA Junior National Team Tryout

Minnesota’s Trevor Mbakwe will try out for the U.S. junior national team’s entry in the World University Games. The announcement was made Wednesday.

06/08/2011

news, notes, mike max

Mike Max’s News And Notes

A whole lot of basketball, high school, college and might the Timberwolves look towards a seasoned veteran to lead? That’s what makes up this week’s news and notes.

03/22/2011

Trevor Mbakwe #32 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers defends against Ronald Roberts Jr. #13 of the St. Joseph's Hawks at Michael J. Hagan Arena on December 8, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pa.  (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Mbakwe Questioned After Incident In Dinkytown

University of Minnesota basketball player Trevor Mbakwe was questioned after a property damage incident early Sunday morning, according to Minneapolis Police.

03/20/2011

Trevor Mbakwe #32 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers defends against Ronald Roberts Jr. #13 of the St. Joseph's Hawks at Michael J. Hagan Arena on December 8, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pa.  (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Golden Gopher Daily Update

The Gopher Basketball team has a monster home game against Michigan State Tuesday night. Mike Grimm previews the game with forward Trevor Mbakwe!

02/22/2011

Trevor Mbakwe #32 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers defends against Ronald Roberts Jr. #13 of the St. Joseph's Hawks at Michael J. Hagan Arena on December 8, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pa.  (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Mbakwe, Gophers Hope Free-Throw Problem Is Solved

Free throws that don’t fall are the sport’s ultimate missed opportunity, a unique chance to score from mid-range while the defense can’t do a thing about it. So with Minnesota lagging behind at a Big Ten-worst 65.3 percent, Tubby Smith and his staff aren’t allowing foul shooting to be overlooked.

02/16/2011

Trevor Mbakwe #32 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers defends against Ronald Roberts Jr. #13 of the St. Joseph's Hawks at Michael J. Hagan Arena on December 8, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pa.  (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Mbakwe Muscles No. 16 Minnesota Past Northwestern

Blake Hoffarber scored 20 points while playing point guard in place of Al Nolen, Trevor Mbakwe rammed his way to 18 points and 14 rebounds, and 16th-ranked Minnesota beat Northwestern 81-70 on Wednesday night.

01/26/2011

Trevor Mbakwe #32 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers defends against Ronald Roberts Jr. #13 of the St. Joseph's Hawks at Michael J. Hagan Arena on December 8, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pa.  (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Mbakwe Fine With Coming Off Bench For Minnesota

Minnesota coach Tubby Smith says he has not decided if star forward Trevor Mbakwe will start on Saturday against Michigan.

01/21/2011

(credit: Ramsey County Jail)

Mbakwe Pleads Not Guilty To Violating Order

Minnesota star forward Trevor Mbakwe has pleaded not guilty to a charge of violating a harassment restraining order.

01/20/2011

Trevor Mbakwe #32 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers defends against Ronald Roberts Jr. #13 of the St. Joseph's Hawks at Michael J. Hagan Arena on December 8, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pa.  (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Smith Undecided On Mbakwe’s Starting Status

Minnesota coach Tubby Smith says he has not decided if star forward Trevor Mbakwe will start on Sunday against Iowa.

01/15/2011

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,823 other followers