Minnesota's Jarvis Johnson Declared Medically Unable To PlayOne of Minnesota's top incoming freshmen has been denied medical clearance to play for the men's basketball team.
Pitino Announces Gophers' 2015 Recruiting ClassJust days away from the season opener in Puerto Rico, University of Minnesota basketball coach Richard Pitino announced Wednesday that four players signed national letters of intent to join the Gophers in 2015. Highlighting the class is DeLaSalle point guard Jarvis Johnson, the top senior in Minnesota and the current favorite to win Mr. Basketball.
Prep Blog: Gophers, Pitino Land Big Recruit In Jarvis JohnsonWhen Richard Pitino was hired as University of Minnesota men's basketball coach in April 2013, there was a new sense of energy around the program. He landed his first big local recruit on Friday in DeLaSalle guard Jarvis Johnson.
Mike Max’s News & Notes For May 18The word is Joe Coleman is getting a lot of inquiry from major colleges across the country since announcing he's leaving the University of Minnesota. Richard Pitino is starting to make his imprint, including inquiring about a private workout area across from his office for personal player workouts.