The Gophers men's basketball team faces a tough December stretch in 2019-20 that includes four straight games vs. high-major opponents, including Iowa and Ohio State to open Big Ten play
Richard Pitino compared his 2019-20 Minnesota basketball team to another one of his squads, talked expectations for key players and updated Eric Curry's injury status.
Gophers basketball to host recruits for the football opener Aug. 29 at TCF Bank Stadium, including three-star guard Ty Berry on his official visit.
Former DeLaSalle star Jarvis Johnson couldn't play in college because of a heart ailment. But he retained his scholarship to the U and now has been hired by Richard Pitino as a graduate assistant.
Minnehaha Academy's junior center Chet Holmgren was one of the hottest prospects in the country even before his video with Stephen Curry went viral last week. Holmgren's the Gophers' No. 1 target in the 2021 class.
Thirty years ago, Clem Haskins took his Gophers men's basketball team to New Zealand and Australia over the summer – and it used that bonding experience to reach the NCAA's Elite Eight.
Freshmen Isaiah Ihnen and Tre' Williams, former four-star recruits, scored 19 points apiece to lead the Gophers to 108-68 win Thursday against Tuscan Select in Florence.
Newcomers Alihan Demir and Payton Willis, who played well in first Italy exhibition game, have shown so far this summer they're the likely replacements for Amir Coffey and Jordan Murphy.
Daniel Oturu, Payton Willis and Alihan Demir lead the Gophers to an opening exhibition victory Tuesday in Italy over Stella Azzurra Academy. It was the U's first of three games on foreign tour this week.
The Gophers men's basketball team is touring Italy. The first of three exhibition games is Tuesday in Rome, and the Gophers are one of three Big Ten teams in Italy right now,.
The Gophers were among the worst teams in the country last season at three-point shooting, which is something coach Richard Pitino wants to fix when his team goes to Italy soon.
Gophers top 2020 big man target, 6-foot-11 Dawson Garcia, is back after missing two tournaments due to illness. Once again, Minnesota is in a recruiting battle with the nation's top programs.
Hopkins guard and Gophers 2020 target Kerwin Walton, who hit 10 threes in a game Saturday, picked up more high-major offers after playing well for D1 Minnesota to begin July recruiting period.
Senior guard Gabe Madsen picked up several more scholarship offers to start the July recruiting period, but will the Gophers or another high-major school also offer his twin brother, Mason?
Former Gophers guard Amir Coffey, who led the team in scoring and assists last season, officially signed a two-way contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday.
Ex-Gophers standouts Amir Coffey and Jordan Murphy make an impression in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. Coffey starts for the Los Angeles Clippers. Murphy comes off the bench for Timberwolves.
Former Gophers standouts Amir Coffey and Jordan Murphy make their NBA Summer League debuts this week in Las Vegas with the Clippers and Timberwolves, respectively.
Gophers top recruit Isaiah Ihnen will join the team in late July after playing for Germany in the FIBA U20 European Championships.
Jordan Murphy, the Gophers all-time leading rebounder, accepted an invitation in his try at launching an NBA career after not being drafted.
Amir Coffey is the best chance the program has Thursday night to having a Minnesota player picked in the NBA draft for the first time since 2004.