Now or never?

Whatever’s left of the Gophers’ at-large NCAA tournament hopes are on the line today. The Gophers, 60-42 winners over Nebraska their last time out, would keep their NCAA hopes alive with a win streak in the next four, because this stretch is followed by two games against Wisconsin and a game at Michigan State:

Date Opp. (Big Ten) Time

Today vs. Purdue (7-3) 2 p.m.

Thurs. at Iowa (5-4) 6 p.m.

2/ 15 at Indiana (6-4) 6:30 p.m.

2/ 18 vs. N’western (1-8) 8 p.m.