Gopher Marcus Carr Says He'll Enter NBA Draft, Won't Sign With AgentMinnesota's Marcus Carr will declare his early entry for the NBA draft, the sophomore point guard said on Monday night in a post on his Instagram account.
Gophers Beat Northwestern In 1st Game Of Big 10 TournamentDaniel Oturu scored 24 points, Marcus Carr added 14 and the Golden Gophers used a dominant second half to pull away from Northwestern 74-57 in the first game of the Big Ten Tournament.
Big Ten Tourney Challenge Gives Richard Pitino, Gopher Men One Last ChanceAll those late-game lapses over the past month pushed Minnesota way off the NCAA Tournament bubble, forcing the Gophers to win five games in five days this week just to get in.
Hoosiers Sweep Gopher Men 72-67The Hoosiers ended a two-game losing streak by pulling off its first season sweep of Minnesota since 2015-16 and helps pad their NCAA Tournament resume.
Morsell's Late 3 Lifts No. 9 Terrapins Past Gophers 74-73Darryl Morsell drained the go-ahead 3-pointer with 1.9 seconds left for No. 9 Maryland, capping a comeback from a 16-point halftime deficit to beat Minnesota 74-73 on Wednesday night.
Hoosiers Pull Off 2nd-Half Takeover Of Gophers In 68-56 Win"We couldn't grasp that we needed to drive the ball, but a lot of that had to do with their defense as well, so give them credit," coach Richard Pitino said.
With 21 Points, Payton Willis Leads Gophers Past Badgers 70-52Payton Willis scored a career-high 21 points on 5-for-7 shooting from 3-point range to lead Minnesota's romp past rival Wisconsin 70-52 on Wednesday night.
Illini Hold On To Beat Gophers 59-51Both teams shot poorly. The Illini shot 33% and Minnesota made 32% of its attempts from the field.
Marcus Carr's Late 3-Pointer Powers Gophers Past Buckeyes 62-59Marcus Carr's 3-pointer with three seconds left in the game secured the season's first Big Ten road win for Minnesota and had slumping Ohio State continuing to search for answers.
'We're Not Going To Hold You Back': Gophers Pushing Sophomore Daniel Oturu As NBA Prospect Of all the evidence from the past two decades that Minnesota has been mostly a middle-of-the-pack program, the lack of a presence in the NBA has been one of the biggest knocks against the Gophers.
Purdue Beats Minnesota 83-78 In Double Overtime"We didn't come up with the win and that's certainly devastating."
Utes Outlast Gophers In 73-69 VictoryTimmy Allen scored 19 points and collected 10 rebounds while Both Gach added 19 points to help Utah beat Minnesota 73-69 on Friday night.
Transfers Marcus Carr, Payton Willis Lead Gophers Past CSU 85-50With a tougher-than-usual nonconference schedule looming for Minnesota, there's little time to break in this new lineup.
Coffey's 32 Points Helps Gophers Down No. 11 Boilermakers 73-69Amir Coffey matched his career with 32 points, making two free throws with 2.5 seconds left Tuesday night to seal Minnesota's 73-69 victory over No. 11 Purdue to give the Gophers a big boost for an NCAA Tournament berth and spoil the Boilermakers' bid for an outright Big Ten title.
No. 7 Wolverines Defeat Gopher Men 69-60Jordan Poole scored 22 points to lead a long-range shooting spree by seventh-ranked Michigan and the Wolverines beat Minnesota 69-60 on Thursday to set up a weekend matchup against rival Michigan State for first place in the Big Ten.