AP Source: Minnesota Coach Richard Pitino To Return For 8th SeasonMinnesota coach Richard Pitino will return for his eighth season with the program, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed on Friday.
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.
'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.
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.
1-On-1 Interview With Gopher Basketball Coach Richard PitinoWCCO’s Mike Max recently sat down with Gopher men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino.
‘He Has Worked So Hard’: Gophers’ Eric Curry Suffers Season-Ending Knee InjuryUniversity of Minnesota men’s basketball head coach Richard Pitino says redshirt junior forward Eric Curry has suffered a season-ending injury.
Gopher Basketball Coach Pitino Agrees To Contract ExtensionThe University of Minnesota head men's basketball coach Richard Pitino agreed to a two-year contract extension, the university announced Sunday.
'This Season Is For My Mom': Gophers' Dupree McBrayer Plays On Through HeartbreakDupree McBrayer lost his number-one fan, his mother, earlier this season, but he is persevering.
Murphy's Double-Double Leads Gophers Over Cowboys, 83-76Minnesota has beaten Utah, Texas A&M, Washington and now the Cowboys before leaving for a game at No. 16 Ohio State.
Kalscheur's Late 3 Lifts Minnesota Over Washington, 68-66Gabe Kalscheur made a challenged 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds left, lifting Minnesota to a 68-66 win over Washington in the final of the Vancouver Showcase on Wednesday.
Coffey Leads Balanced Gophers Past Omaha, 104-76Amir Coffey scored 18 points in 24 minutes as the Gophers opened the season with a 104-76 win over Nebraska-Omaha.
Gophers’ Eric Curry Out 4-6 Weeks After Knee SurgeryGophers sophomore forward Eric Curry will miss four to six weeks after having left knee surgery, coach Richard Pitino said Monday.
Gophers Basketball (Nearly) Healthy As Practice StartsRichard Pitino has his full complement of players and, some promising freshmen as well in Daniel Oturu, Gabe Kalscheur and Jarvis Omersa.
Gophers Finish 2018 Recruiting Class With Brock StullThe University of Minnesota men’s basketball team finished its 2018 recruiting class with graduate transfer Brock Stull.