Sophomore guard/forward Destiny Pitts scored a career-high 35 points, making six three-point shots.
Brent Holck pleaded guilty Friday in federal court in Minneapolis to wire fraud for siphoning money.
Four high-profile local teams are on the postseason fringes at various stages of their seasons: the Vikings, Wild, Timberwolves and Gophers men's basketball.
The Mavericks have had a long run in excellence over the past decade, and what has been missing will be missed again this December: a national championship.
She has defied odds by immediately transferring her analytic nature to players who are only now beginning to understand the competitive drive behind the greatest basketball career in state history.
The sudden end didn't diminish Hugh McCutcheon's pride in a season that will be remembered as one of the Gophers' best ever. The team finished 19-1 in the Big Ten and recorded the most league victories in program history.
At least two Big Ten teams are in, including defending champion Nebraska.
After sweeping its first three foes in the NCAA tournament, Nebraska did it again Saturday, defeating Oregon 25-22, 25-23, 25-17 in the regional finals at Maturi Pavilion to reach its fourth consecutive Final Four.
Mat Robson stopped 50 shots and the Gophers scored with less than 2 minutes to go.
Daniel Oturu had a career-best 19 points, 12 rebounds and three blocks in Saturday's 72-56 victory over Arkansas State.
The Eagles (8-1), in their first season under coach Joanna Bernabei-McNamee, are coming off an 83-46 victory over Bryant on Thursday. Their win total already surpasses their output from last season.
Taylor Heise scored two goals and Sydney Scobee made 30 saves as the second-ranked Gophers women's team extended its winning streak to 10 before taking a month-long break, beating Robert Morris 5-0 Saturday for a weekend sweep at Ridder Arena.
The Georgia native previously had committed to Georgia and Alabama.
Gophers coach Richard Pitino, Jordan Murphy and Brock Stull talked with the media after Saturday's win vs. Arkansas State.
Highlights from the Gophers' 72-56 victory over Arkansas State at Williams Arena.
The three-star recruit from Stockbridge, Ga., intercepted seven passes and broke up 17 this season.
The Minnesota State Mankato vs. Ferris State game in the NCAA Division II semifinals isn't on cable or satellite TV. But if ESPN is part of your package you can watch live at 2 p.m. Saturday.
Amir Coffey showed what he can do with a big game against Nebraska. Now, the Gophers want to see more: drive hard, push the ball up court or take open jumpers.
Gophers redshirt sophomore big man Eric Curry, who missed the first nine games after knee surgery, could make his season debut Dec. 11 vs. North Florida.
The Gophers helped to raise more than $15,000 on Saturday to help pay for the funeral of senior guard Dupree McBrayer's mother who lost a cancer battle Monday.