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March 14
Penn State forward Lamar Stevens

Pregame: Murphy vs. Stevens worth the price of admission in Chicago

Gophers senior Jordan Murphy and Penn State junior Lamar Stevens are two of the top power forwards in the country trying to lead their teams to an opening win in the Big Ten tournament Thursday in Chicago.
Gophers
March 12
Snubbed? Oturu motivated by not making All-Big Ten freshman team

Snubbed? Oturu motivated by not making All-Big Ten freshman team

The former Cretin Derham-Hall star led all Big Ten freshmen in rebounding, field goal percentage and blocks per game. He took to Instagram with a response.
Gophers
March 11
The Gophers' Jordan Murphy (left) and Amir Coffey were named to all-Big Ten basketball teams Monday. Murphy, a 6-7 senior forward, was named to the fi

Murphy, Coffey earn All-Big Ten honors for Gophers

Gophers senior forward Jordan Murphy and junior guard Amir Coffey are selected to All-Big Ten teams Monday.
Gophers
March 10
Gophers get No. 7 seed in Big Ten basketball tournament

Gophers get No. 7 seed in Big Ten basketball tournament

The Gophers men's basketball team opens the Big Ten tournament at 6 p.m. Thursday against Penn State in Chicago.
Gophers
March 8
Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Amir Coffey (5) cut between Purdue Boilermakers forward Evan Boudreaux (12) and guard Eric Hunter Jr. (2) to score two

Pregame: How can Amir Coffey keep up his high-scoring pace? Rebound for starters

Gophers junior guard Amir Coffey became the first player in the program in 14 years with back-to-back 30-point games. How can he keep up that offensive pace Friday at Maryland?
Gophers
March 5
Gophers, Purdue both playing for something big on U's Senior Night

Gophers, Purdue both playing for something big on U's Senior Night

The Gophers need a quality win on Senior Night to boost their NCAA tournament resume, but they're playing a Purdue team vying to clinch a share of the Big Ten title on Tuesday in Minneapolis.
Gophers
March 5
Never cleared to play for Gophers, but Jarvis Johnson was 'terrific' team member

Never cleared to play for Gophers, but Jarvis Johnson was 'terrific' team member

Gophers guard Jarvis Johnson will be honored on Senior Night despite never being cleared to play because of a heart condition. Johnson remained a 'terrific' member of the team, Richard Pitino said.
Gophers
March 4
Gophers' Coffey named Big Ten player of the week

Gophers' Coffey named Big Ten player of the week

Gophers junior guard Amir Coffey was named Big Ten player of the week Monday after his 31-point, 12-rebound performance last Thursday against Northwestern.
Gophers
February 28
The University of Minnesota's Amir Coffey (5) is celebrated by teammate Daniel Oturo (25) after Coffey drained a three point shot against the Universi

Pregame: Will the Gophers' Big Three bounce back Thursday at Northwestern?

Gophers' Jordan Murphy, Amir Coffey and Dupree McBrayer need a bounce back game Thursday at Northwestern for their team to stay in NCAA tournament contention.
Gophers
February 26
Weak bubble teams keep Gophers in NCAA picture despite defeats

Weak bubble teams keep Gophers in NCAA picture despite defeats

So what's keeping the Gophers "in" based on CBSSports' Jerry Palm's predictions? The answer is pretty simple, really.
Gophers
February 25
Gophers' Oturu earns second Big Ten freshman of week honor

Gophers' Oturu earns second Big Ten freshman of week honor

The Gophers' 6-10 center averaged 19 points and 10 rebounds in two games last week against Michigan and Rutgers.
Gophers
February 24
Gabe Kalscheur.

Pregame: Can Gophers shoot well from three-point line again Sunday vs. Rutgers?

The Gophers shot just 1-for-10 from three-point range in Thursday's loss to Michigan after making 12 threes in a win vs. Indiana. They'll hope to see more outside shots fall Sunday at Rutgers.
Gophers
February 21

Pregame: Gophers' high-low offense gets best out of Jordan Murphy

Gophers senior Jordan Murphy, who was named Big Ten player of the week, has been having success in Richard Pitino's high-low offense recently, which could help Thursday against No. 7 Michigan.
Gophers
February 18
Gophers' Murphy earns sixth career Big Ten player of the week honor

Gophers' Murphy earns sixth career Big Ten player of the week honor

Gophers senior forward Jordan Murphy extends his school record with the sixth Big Ten player of the week honor of his career Monday after double-double vs. Indiana.
Gophers
February 16
Gophers' Isaiah Washington out with injury, Eric Curry returns Saturday vs. Indiana

Gophers' Isaiah Washington out with injury, Eric Curry returns Saturday vs. Indiana

Gophers sophomore point guard Isaiah Washington is out Saturday with a tailbone injury. Redshirt sophomore center Eric Curry is back from a calf injury
Gophers
February 16

Pregame: Indiana and Minnesota freshmen are among the best in Big Ten

Romeo Langford leads Indiana into the Barn Saturday as arguably the best freshman in the Big Ten. Minnesota's Daniel Oturu and Gabe Kalscheur also proved to be among a loaded group of talented freshmen in the league.
Gophers
February 13
Minnesota center Eric Curry

Gophers' Curry out for second consecutive game with calf injury

Gophers redshirt sophomore big man Eric Curry will be sidelined gain with a calf injury Wednesday night at Nebraska
Gophers
February 13
Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Isaiah Washington (11) high fived forward Jordan Murphy (3) after Murphy was fouled in the second half.

Challenge for Gophers: Get back on track to be part of March Madness

Gophers basketball seniors want to "get things back on track" toward reaching their goal of making the NCAA tournament. It starts with trying to end a three-game losing streak tonight at Nebraska
Gophers
February 9
Iowa guard Joe Wieskamp (10) and Minnesota forward Eric Curry (24) vie for the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, J

Pregame: Gophers' Eric Curry is out with a calf injury Saturday at Michigan State

The Gophers will replace starting center Eric Curry with Daniel Oturu on Saturday at Michigan State after he was sidelined with a calf injury.
Gophers
February 8
Gophers ask Big Ten to review Davison's play against Murphy

Gophers ask Big Ten to review Davison's play against Murphy

Wisconsin player Brad Davison stepped under Murphy during Wednesday's game. "When things like that happen the league's got to look at it," coach Richard Pitino said. "They've got to make decisions."
Gophers
February 7
As he takes a beating, U's Murphy on list for top power forward award

As he takes a beating, U's Murphy on list for top power forward award

Gophers senior Jordan Murphy, who was named Thursday to the Karl Malone Award's top-10 watch list, spoke about some questionable fouls on him in Wednesday's loss against Wisconsin.
Gophers
February 6
Minnesota's Jordan Murphy (3) reaches in on Wisconsin's Ethan Happ (22) during the second half on Jan. 3 in Madison

Pregame: Murphy, Happ will finish their career as all-time greats

Gophers' Jordan Murphy and Wisconsin's Ethan Happ, two of the top all-time rebounders in Big Ten history, could face off for the last time Wednesday at Williams Arena. Enjoy them while you can.
Gophers
February 3

Three-point shooting makes Purdue toughest test yet for Gophers' D

The Gophers men's basketball team has to limit Purdue's three-point shooting if it wants to compete Sunday in West Lafayette, Ind.
Gophers
January 30

Pregame: Expect a shootout for Gophers vs. Illinois on Wednesday night

In a rematch of a one-sided loss in Champaign, the Gophers and Illinois could have a shootout Wednesday at the Barn. They're two of the Big Ten's highest scoring offenses.
Gophers
January 30
U signee Williams on big senior season, recruiting 'cousin' Jalen Suggs

U signee Williams on big senior season, recruiting 'cousin' Jalen Suggs

There probably isn't another out-of-state 2019 recruit the Gophers could have signed who is more familiar with Minnesota than Tre' Williams.

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