At the Big Ten schedule's halfway point and Michigan State up next, the Gophers still are trying to realize their potential.
Updated: February 06, 2013, - 04:25 PM
But there's increased optimism after years of stagnancy on the front.
Updated: February 04, 2013, - 10:21 PM
A dramatic three-pointer by Austin Hollins and late defensive stops salvaged a crucial home victory.
Updated: February 04, 2013, - 07:17 AM
Gophers basketball coach Tubby Smith has received plenty of criticism for Minnesota's inability at times to draw up and execute a successful play out of breaks. Consider his most important such play in Sunday's 62-59 victory over Iowa a winner.
Updated: February 04, 2013, - 12:19 AM
The Gophers' focus on offensive fundamentals their last time out enabled them to end their slide.
Updated: February 03, 2013, - 12:58 PM
The top team in college basketball this season has been a game of musical chairs. With no dominant team emerging, the run for No. 1 could be an exciting one.
Updated: February 02, 2013, - 09:22 AM
The Gophers' four-game losing streak ended, with help from Rodney Williams' 23 points and overmatched Nebraska.
Updated: January 30, 2013, - 06:59 AM
Senior forward Rodney Williams' scoring average has plummeted since Big Ten play began. He scored only two points, both on free throws, against Wisconsin on Saturday.
Updated: January 29, 2013, - 11:27 AM
The Gophers recorded 12 personal fouls in the second half but after all was said and done Saturday, there really will be only one that is remembered.
Updated: January 27, 2013, - 12:13 AM