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Get the latest inside information on Gophers basketball
Murphy closing in on Gophers' career rebounding record
Jordan Murphy is closing in two legendary Minnesota big men -- Mychal Thompson and Kevin McHale -- to grab the Gophers career record for rebounding.
Gophers will be looking up against Utah in the paint
The Gophers will be undersized in the paint Monday against the Utes, who are the only high major program with three 7-footers.
Breck School basketball star Roddy picks Colorado State over U, Northwestern
Breck senior forward David Roddy picked Colorado State over Minnesota and Northwestern on Friday night.
Jelly on a roll: Washington has big game in Gophers opener
Sophomore guard Isaiah Washington's career-high 11 assists highlighted an impressive opening night for the Gophers offense with 28 assists on 39 baskets
Gophers freshmen Oturu and Kalscheur to start in debut
Gophers freshmen Daniel Oturu and Gabe Kalscheur are expected to start in their regular season debut Tuesday against Nebraska Omaha. Five newcomers will likely see the floor for Minnesota.
Gophers' Murphy makes Naismith watch list
Gophers senior forward Jordan Murphy appreciated being recognized as one of the top 50 players in the country by the Naismith Award watch list Monday
Takeaways from Gophers' exhibition victory against Minnesota Duluth
The Good and the Bad from the Gophers men's basketball team's blowout victory Thursday against Minnesota Duluth in the lone exhibition game
Amir Coffey running the show gives the Gophers more ball movement
The Gophers' exhibition game Thursday against Minnesota Duluth gives junior Amir Coffey a chance to show how much the offense flows with him playing point guard for the first time.
Detroit point guard commits to Whalen's Gophers
Top-100 recruit Jasmine Powell, from Detroit Country Day School, is a former teammate of current Gophers starter Destiny Pitts
Breck two-sport star Roddy chooses hoops, U among his final three
Breck's David Roddy has decided to play basketball instead of football in college and plans to announce his choice soon.
Carr still waiting on NCAA to grant waiver to play for Gophers this year
Gophers sophomore point guard Marcus Carr, a Pittsburgh transfer, is hoping to hear soon from the NCAA about granting his waiver to play immediately.
Point guard Amir Coffey? Gophers junior trying a new role
Gophers junior Amir Coffey played point guard in Saturday's scrimmage against Creighton. Coffey could have the ball more this season to take advantage of his playmaking skills.
U's Bell, Pitts get preseason Big Ten women's basketball honors
Preseason honors for Big Ten women's basketball have been released as well as a media poll that predicts Minnesota finishing third in the conference.
Kalscheur leads Gophers men's basketball in scrimmage win at Creighton
Freshmen Gabe Kalscheur and Daniel Oturu shine with 25 combined points in Minnesota's secret scrimmage win Saturday at Creighton. Eric Curry fully cleared and returns from injury
Big turnout for Gophers women's basketball open scrimmage
About 1,000 fans showed up at Williams Arena to watch the action, and coach Lindsay Whalen.
Four-star recruit Jackson breaks commitment to Pitino's Gophers
Sunrise Christian Academy (Kan.) four-star senior forward Tray Jackson announced Friday he was decommitting from the Gophers, and switched to Missouri two hours later.
Eric Curry could return for Gophers in Saturday's scrimmage at Creighton
Gophers redshirt sophomore big man Eric Curry could be fully cleared to play in a scrimmage Saturday at Creighton
Murphy, McBrayer named Gophers men's basketball captains
Jordan Murphy and Dupree McBrayer both started their U career on an eight-win team in 2015-16.
Lindsay Whalen likes what she sees from Gophers so far
New coach gives her team a rest before the grind really begins.
Michigan State's Izzo agrees with Butler's stand on toughness
Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo likes that Wolves star Jimmy Butler wants to be surrounded by tougher teammates, even if he may not agree with how that message is being conveyed.
Gophers' Murphy selected to official All-Big Ten preseason team
Gophers senior forward Jordan Murphy makes official All-Big Ten preseason men's basketball team, announced Thursday morning at media day in Chicago
Unofficial Big Ten poll puts U men's basketball ninth; Murphy snubbed
This year's unofficial Big Ten men's basketball media poll with 28 writers ranked the Gophers ninth in the league, and left Jordan Murphy off the preseason all-conference team.
Whalen's tongue-in-cheek update: Gophers still undefeated
The first-year Gophers women's basketball coach, still settling in, is showing she brought her sense of humor to her new job.
Rochester star Hurt wants to see teams play before choosing college
Unlike high schoolers who make their visits during football season, Matthew Hurt said: "I want to see how they prep a team before a game and stuff like that because I'll consider a lot of that in my decision."
NCAA prevents U, other basketball teams from charity games with exhibition rule
Richard Pitino and the Gophers men's basketball team wasn't able to play in a charity game this year, because it now counts as one of two exhibitions allowed per season by the NCAA.
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