Marcus Fuller | Star Tribune
Reporter | Gophers basketball

Marcus Fuller covers Gophers men's basketball and college basketball for the Star Tribune. He has 13 years of experience covering Twin Cities college and professional sports. 

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, he spent two years in The Kansas City Star sports department. Fuller grew up in Hawaii and is a 2002 graduate of San Jose State.


Jamal Mashburn Jr., commits to Richard Pitino's Gophers

Mashburn, a four-star, 6-2 guard, is Minnesota's second recruit to make a commitment for the Class of 2020.


Gophers' Curry suffers another knee injury, out indefinitely

The progress junior forward Eric Curry made toward being ready to play this season suffered a significant setback Monday with an injury to his right knee in practice.


Four-star recruit commits to Gophers basketball team

The Gophers men's basketball team was the only Big Ten program without a 2020 commitment before 6-10 Martice Mitchell's announcement.


Will Minnesota help test NCAA's grip on sports revenue?

It took a state with 58 schools and thousands of NCAA athletes to flex enough muscle to give nine other states, including Minnesota, the confidence to announce plans to introduce similar legislation.


Who's in charge? Gophers men's basketball doesn't have captain yet

The opener is less than five weeks away, but the Gophers men's basketball team hasn't named any captains yet for the upcoming season.


Pitino supports Calif. law allowing athletes to profit off their images

Gophers basketball coach Richard Pitino was the first coach at Big Ten Media Day on Wednesday to show support for the California bill passed this week.


When will Izzo retire? He'd first like to win another NCAA title

– When will Tom Izzo’s Hall of Fame career come to a close at Michigan State? That’s not something Izzo could answer…


Gophers' Pitino among first coaches to speak at Big Ten media day

The Gophers, who return sophomore starters Daniel Oturu and Gabe Kalscheur, were 22-14 overall and 9-11 (seventh) in the Big Ten last season.


Pitino's 'totally different team' isn't getting much love yet

Getting to the second round of last season's NCAA basketball tournament hasn't earned the Gophers much love as the 2019-20 season gets ready to begin.


Purdue's Moore poses complex challenge again for Gophers

No matter where he lines up, the versatile Rondale Moore is a threat.