Amelia Rayno

Sports reporter | College basketball
Phone: 612-673-4115

Recent content from Amelia Rayno

Gophers defeat South Dakota State on Austin Hollins' big day

With 20 points and 14 rebounds, Austin Hollins beat Andre Hollins to the 1,000-point milestone mark as the Gophers topped the Jackrabbits.

Updated: December 11, 2013, - 09:43 AM

Gophers basketball sees unexpected success in numbers

Some key Gophers statistics have improved, up and down the court.

Updated: December 10, 2013, - 07:09 AM

Sloppy at times, Gophers pull away from New Orleans

At one point the Gophers coughed up six turnovers in a span of less than five minutes, but they were able to easily overwhelm an inferior New Orleans team in the paint.

Updated: December 08, 2013, - 01:48 AM

Gophers' defense gives opponents fits; New Orleans up next

Coach Richard Pitino calls the defense a work in progress despite good results in the early going.

Updated: December 07, 2013, - 10:12 AM

Gophers' little guys stand tall in 71-61 victory over Florida State

The undersized Gophers made the plays down the stretch for a big victory over the bigger Seminoles.

Updated: December 04, 2013, - 06:28 AM

Walker brings Gophers much-needed size

The 6-10 backup center will be put to the test by two tall Seminoles.

Updated: December 03, 2013, - 07:50 AM

Mathieu steps up, ignites run in Gophers' Maui finale

The Gophers trailed by nine with 11 minutes, 49 seconds to go in the game after Frankie Eteuati made two free throws. That’s when DeAndre Mathieu came alive.

Updated: November 27, 2013, - 11:41 PM

Gophers wake up in second half, roll past Chaminade

The Gophers looked as if they might go home from Maui winless after trailing by nine in the second half but rallied late.

Updated: November 27, 2013, - 11:38 PM

Arkansas runs away from Gophers; Chaminade up next

Minnesota’s early shooting prowess faded quickly in the second half of their second-round matchup of the Maui Invitational – in the loser’s bracket -- with its poor defense and ball handling taking front stage.

Updated: November 27, 2013, - 12:03 AM

Gophers, Louisville plan son-father opener next season

LAHAINA, HAWAII – Louisville coach Rick Pitino — Gophers coach Richard Pitino’s father — told WDRB Sports on Tuesday that...

Updated: November 26, 2013, - 08:52 PM

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