Drexel graduate transfer Alihan Demir is on his official visit with the Gophers. A proposed rule change was also rejected Friday that had grad transfers using up a two-year scholarship for schools.
The Gophers lost out to Wichita State for four-star point guard Grant Sherfield; A prospect from Germany and a graduate transfer from Drexel are set for visits.
The Gophers still have scholarships to offer for next season, and coach Richard Pitino is looking to add experience to the roster, especially in the frontcourt.
Graduate transfer and former Cretin-Derham Hall guard Donnell Gresham Jr., who played for Northeastern this season, hopes to visit the Gophers. But Gresham scheduled trips to Loyola-Chicago and Georgia first.
Flying from Hawaii to Minneapolis, former Washington State guard Derrick Low will enjoy watching his ex-coach Tony Bennett play for the national championship Monday vs. Texas Tech at U.S. Bank Stadium
Minnesota basketball coach Richard Pitino, who won an NCAA tournament game this season, agrees to two-year extension through the 2023-24 season. Contract is pending approval by U regents.
Northwest High School three-star senior center Sam Freeman announced Thursday he was signing with the Gophers for the 2019 recruiting class.
Former Gophers basketball coach Clem Haskins saw former players and assistants Wednesday night while back in town for the Final Four.
Gophers senior forward Jordan Murphy will be playing with the Big Ten team at the 3-on-3 national championship Friday through Sunday at Mall of America. Ex-Gopher Nate Mason was on the winning team last year in San Antonio.
Six-foot-10 center Sam Freeman will announce his college decision Thursday with the Gophers among his finalists.
Coffey's breakout junior season came to an end after Saturday's loss to Michigan State in the NCAA tournament second round in Des Moines.
Gophers frontcourt starters Daniel Oturu and Jordan Murphy will have a battle on their hands in Saturday's NCAA 2nd round matchup with Michigan State's Xavier Tillman, Kenny Goins and Nick Ward.
Gophers seniors Jordan Murphy, Dupree McBrayer and Brock Stull will try to extend their college career with an NCAA tournament win Thursday against Louisville in Des Moines.
The Gophers men's basketball team plays Friday against No. 13 Purdue in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals. Minnesota won the second meeting this season at home on March 5.
Gophers senior Jordan Murphy and Penn State junior Lamar Stevens are two of the top power forwards in the country trying to lead their teams to an opening win in the Big Ten tournament Thursday in Chicago.
The former Cretin Derham-Hall star led all Big Ten freshmen in rebounding, field goal percentage and blocks per game. He took to Instagram with a response.
Gophers senior forward Jordan Murphy and junior guard Amir Coffey are selected to All-Big Ten teams Monday.
The Gophers men's basketball team opens the Big Ten tournament at 6 p.m. Thursday against Penn State in Chicago.
Gophers junior guard Amir Coffey became the first player in the program in 14 years with back-to-back 30-point games. How can he keep up that offensive pace Friday at Maryland?
The Gophers need a quality win on Senior Night to boost their NCAA tournament resume, but they're playing a Purdue team vying to clinch a share of the Big Ten title on Tuesday in Minneapolis.