Reporter | Gophers basketball

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.


Gophers freshman Wucherer, once the nation's top recruit, set to face home state Badgers

Mckenna Wucherer, who plays with her sister at the U, committed to the Gophers over Wisconsin as an eighth grader.


Gophers volleyball will host rival Wisconsin in Big Ten home opener

The No. 8 Gophers will try to bounce back Sunday vs. No. 6 Wisconsin after starting Big Ten play with a loss.


Lakeville North basketball star Nolan Winter picks Badgers over Gophers

Winter's father was on the Gophers 1997 Final Four team and his mother played volleyball for the U, but he wanted to follow different path.


Recent Minnesota basketball recruits who committed to Wisconsin

The Badgers have routinely plucked talent from across the state border.


Gophers defense dominant, but needs better pass rush for Big Ten

As Big Ten play begins Saturday at Michigan State, the Gophers hope to see more pass rushing talent emerge from a defense that has been dominant in almost every other area.


Gophers volleyball takes on Purdue in Big Ten opener

Hugh McCutcheon's team puts its No. 8 ranking to the test when the Gophers open league play in West Lafayette, Ind.


Totino-Grace star Chatman chooses Ohio State over Gophers, Kansas

Four-star Totino-Grace guard Taison Chatman, the No. 1 basketball senior in Minnesota, announced he will attend Ohio State. "I bonded with the players," he said.


Michigan State football, coming off tough loss, now faces Gophers

Spartans coach Mel Tucker has a "very inconsistent team" so far after an 11-win season last year. Next comes Minnesota, a slight favorite Saturday.


Gophers defense didn't miss a beat against first Power Five opponent

While the next game against Big Ten's Michigan State will offer more of a challenge, Joe Rossi and his defensive corps have destroyed opponents so far.


U volleyball hosts Pepperdine, Washington St. in Diet Coke Classic

The sixth-ranked Gophers end their nonconference schedule on Thursday and Saturday at Maturi Pavilion.