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Tubby Smith

Another Year, Yet Another Midseason Slump Under Tubby Smith

February has mostly been a month to forget for Minnesota under coach Tubby Smith.

02/19/2013

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Go Tubby Go!

Gopher coach Tubby Smith celebrates with his team after their win against the Badgers.

02/15/2013

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No. 18 Minnesota Loses At Home To Illinois 57-53

Tubby Smith spoke softly at the podium, again lamenting costly turnovers and bad decisions by his once-surging team.

02/10/2013

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Tubby Smith Says Turnovers Doomed Gophers At MSU

The Gopher basketball team dropped to .500 in Big Ten play, losing at Michigan State 61 to 50.

02/07/2013

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With 4 Straight Losses, Minnesota’s In A Slump

After a strong start, Minnesota has fallen into a familiar midseason slide under coach Tubby Smith.

01/28/2013

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Gophers Coach Tubby Smith Steamed After NW Loss

Gopher basketball coach Tubby Smith was angry and upset with last night’s Big Ten result in Evanston, Il.

01/24/2013

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Tubby Leaning Heavy On Starters In Big Ten Play

Tubby Smith drew some criticism in his first five seasons in Minnesota for a substitution pattern that often looked more like a hockey philosophy.

01/16/2013

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Gopher BB Coach Tubby Smith On WCCO Morning News

The morning after a big win over the Illini on the road, Gopher basketball coach Tubby Smith called in
for his weekly visit on the WCCO Morning News with Dave Lee.

01/10/2013

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No. 8 Gophers Will Get Big Test On Road This Week

No. 8 Minnesota will have that lofty national ranking tested this week.

01/08/2013

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Austin Hollins Leads Minnesota Past NW 69-51

Austin Hollins hit five 3-pointers during an impressive three-minute stretch in the second half, finishing with 19 points and sparking ninth-ranked Minnesota to a 69-51 victory over Northwestern on Sunday night.

01/06/2013

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2012 In Review: Top Local Sports Stories

It was another somewhat crazy and eventful year in Minnesota sports filled with big wins, tough losses, some controversy and fresh faces hitting the scene.

12/26/2012

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Gophers Rout Lafayette, 75-50

Starting guard Joe Coleman scored 12 points, and No. 13 Minnesota got 42 points from its reserves in a 75-50 rout of Lafayette on Saturday night.

12/22/2012

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Gophers’ Andre Hollins Blossoming Before Our Eyes

The Gopher men’s basketball team is built for the Big Ten because they have a big three — Trevor Mbakwe’s muscle, Rodney Williams’ ability to get to the basket, and Andre Hollins’ maturation at the point guard position.

12/13/2012

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Coleman Leads No. 21 Minnesota Over FSU 77-68

After a week on the road, Minnesota coach Tubby Smith is happy to be finally headed home — especially with another win.

11/27/2012

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Minnesota Overwhelms Toledo In 82-56 Win

Aggressive defense and the fast break go together in basketball, and Minnesota has both facets working well so far.

11/13/2012

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Minnesota Looking For Mo-Mentum From Walker

Trevor Mbakwe’s return from a knee injury has received plenty of attention and is considered the key to Minnesota’s hopes of returning to the NCAA tournament this year.

11/08/2012

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Gophers’ Ellenson Out 6-8 Weeks With Broken Hand

Minnesota freshman Wally Ellenson has a broken left hand and will miss six to eight weeks.

10/31/2012

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More Details Released On Tubby Smith Son’s DWI Arrest

University of Minnesota men’s basketball assistant coach Saul Smith was speeding on the shoulder of Interstate 394 early Saturday morning before being arrested for DWI, according to new details released by the Minnesota State Patrol.

10/22/2012

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Gophers: Saul Smith Placed On Unpaid Leave After DUI Arrest

The University of Minnesota assistant men’s basketball coach and head coach Tubby Smith’s son, Saul Smith, has been placed on indefinite unpaid administrative leave Sunday after being arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.

10/21/2012

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Gophers’ Mbakwe Won’t Face Jail Time For Violating Probation

Gophers basketball player Trevor Mbakwe went before a Florida judge Friday morning in a sentencing hearing hoping to avoid jail time after violating probation.

10/19/2012

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Gophers Men’s Basketball Releases 2012-13 Schedule

A Thanksgiving tournament game against Duke and a Big 10 opener against Michigan State on New Year’s Eve at Williams Arena highlight the 2012-13 Gopher men’s basketball schedule, which was released Thursday.

08/30/2012

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Court Nixes $1M Award Against U. Of Minn., Smith

The Minnesota Supreme Court overturned a $1 million award against the University of Minnesota and men’s basketball coach Tubby Smith on Wednesday, ruling that although they treated a prospective assistant coach unfairly, they couldn’t be held financially responsible for backing out of a job offer that Smith lacked the authority to make.

08/08/2012

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Smith Contract Extension Includes $2.5M Buyout Max

Minnesota’s contract extension with coach Tubby Smith has a $2.5 million limit on what the university must pay if he’s fired before the end of the deal.

08/03/2012

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Minnesota, Smith Agree On Contract Extension

Minnesota coach Tubby Smith has agreed to terms on a contract extension with the university through the 2016-17 season.

07/23/2012

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Teague’s 1st Day As Gopher Athletic Director

On his first day on the job as the new athletic director at Minnesota, Norwood Teague proclaimed the long-talked about and exhaustively negotiated contract extension for men’s basketball coach Tubby Smith “at the very end” of completion.

06/18/2012

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