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The Gophers reached the Final Four in 2019.
The NCAA's Division I Council approved the new start date at Wednesday's meeting, pushing season back two weeks from the original plan.
The NCAA has encouraged schools to clear sports from athletes' schedules that day, allowing them to vote.
The resolution, proposed by Regent Michael Hsu, met heavy resistance largely along procedural lines with several regents saying they didn't have time to review it.
Eden Prairie's Jermaine Johnson is not only playing this fall, but he could be starting for a top-five program.
Liam Robbins, a 7-foot center, transferred to Minnesota after two strong seasons at Drake. He finally heard the news Wednesday he had been waiting for all summer.
Macalester is the only state college or university with more than one Black head coach — with two. Those already holding such positions are making it a mission to provide more opportunities for candidates of color to pursue.
The Gophers' announced test results show a 3.1% positivity rate, down from 4.1% on June 30.
Olson played for Augsburg and got his coaching start in Minnesota before long stops at Iowa and Arizona.
Not knowing what to expect this college basketball season during the pandemic, Gophers coach Richard Pitino made summer practice less demanding on players than in years past.