The Gophers didn't make players or coaches available the day before their Big Ten opener Tuesday. But the Star Tribune caught up with Tubby Smith after he taped his weekly radio show in Roseville Monday.
(Sorry if it's shaky. I had my digital recorder in my right hand and shot video with the Droid X phone in my left.)
Marcus Fuller joined the Star Tribune in 2016 after 11 years covering Gophers sports – and just about every other team and league in town -- for the St. Paul Pioneer Press. Before making the Twin Cities his home, Marcus spent two years in The Kansas City Star sports department. Marcus grew up in Hawaii and is a 2002 graduate of San Jose State. Follow Fuller on Twitter @Marcus_R_Fuller.
Charlotte police released dramatic video Saturday that shows officers with guns drawn surrounding a black man with his hands at his side before shots are fired and he buckles and falls. It's unclear if there was anything in the man's hands in the footage, which has done little to assuage his relatives.