Murphy Double-Double Powers Minnesota Past NC A&T 86-67Jordan Murphy had 30 points and 16 rebounds, and Daniel Oturu added 20 points and 11 boards as the Minnesota Gophers hung on to beat North Carolina A&T 86-67 on Friday night.
Murphy, Minnesota Outlast Pesky North Florida 80-71Jordan Murphy had 20 points and a season-high 18 rebounds, Isaiah Washington pitched in 14 points and 13 assists, and Minnesota outlasted North Florida 80-71 on Tuesday night.
Former Gopher Al Nolen Sets Sights On Becoming School PrincipalAl Nolen knows basketball, had a storied career, and through it gained an appreciation for education. He struggled a bit academically as a Gopher basketball player. Now he's working to become a vice principal, and teaching a class to help keep the kids at park center moving in the right direction.
Murder Trial For Former Gopher Player Daquein McNeil Ends In Hung JuryThe trial for a former University of Minnesota basketball player accused of murder in Baltimore has ended in a hung jury. The Star Tribune reports that a mistrial was declared in the case of Daquein McNeil, who played for the Gophers for one season. A second trial is scheduled for February. McNeil is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 59-year-old Charles Brewer in June of 2017.
Kalscheur Scores 25, Gopher Men Topple Santa Clara 80-66Gabe Kalscheur's hot shooting carried Minnesota long enough for the rest of the Golden Gophers to pitch in and finally shake pesky Santa Clara. Kalscheur scored 18 of his 25 points in the first half, Jordan Murphy added 15 points and 17 rebounds, and Minnesota remained unbeaten with an 80-66 win over the Broncos on Tuesday night. The Gophers (4-0) struggled offensively for the first 20 minutes, but pulled away late in the second half to win their second straight game of the Vancouver Showcase.
Panthers' Marcus Carr Transfers To Gophers BasketballMinnesota men's basketball coach Richard Pitino says Pittsburgh's Marcus Carr will join the Gophers.
Pitino Adds Kyle Lindsted To Gophers Coaching StaffGophers basketball coach Richard Pitino announced Friday he has added Kyle Lindsted to his coaching staff as an assistant.
Hoosiers Blows Out Gophers 80-56 For 2nd Straight WinThe Indiana Hoosiers showed everyone Friday night fundamental basketball still wins.
Jordan Murphy, No. 15 Minnesota Overpower SC Upstate 92-77Jordan Murphy sure got his junior year off to a good start. The Gophers are eager to see how much higher he can take his game.
Pitino, Gophers Host Green Bay For Puerto Rico ReliefThe Gopher men's basketball team hosts Green Bay in an exhibition game Sunday at the Maturi Sports Pavilion -- but it's not all just about basketball.
Cretin's Daniel Oturu Has His Sights Set On The GophersDaniel Oturu, a junior at St. Paul's Cretin-Derham Hall High School, is developing into quite a basketball player.
Gophers Lose To Wolverines In Big 10 SemifinalsDerrick Walton Jr. had 29 points, nine assists and five rebounds to carry eighth-seeded Michigan into the Big Ten title game with an 84-77 victory over fourth-seeded Minnesota on Saturday.
Gophers' Murphy Switches Approach To Great AcclaimThe Gopher men's basketball team plays another key game, this time against Indiana at home Wednesday night.
Murphy Has Double-Double In Minnesota's Win Over RutgersJordan Murphy scored 17 points and had 11 rebounds to lead Minnesota past Rutgers 72-63.
Akeem Springs' Confidence Buoying Struggling GophersThe Minnesota Gophers need the work on has become a fragile mindset that comes with five straight losses -- but the silver lining is a fifth-year senior.