Reporter | Gophers basketball

Marcus Fuller covers Gophers men's basketball and college basketball for the Star Tribune. He has 13 years of experience covering Twin Cities college and professional sports. 

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.


It's goodbye college for former Gophers guard Cam Christie

Cam Christie is sticking with his plan to enter the NBA draft. The former Gophers guard had previously kept his options open.


How might Target, 3M, other giants invest in Gophers NIL deals?

Minnesota has a new point person working with the state's Fortune 500 companies, educating them about NIL, all in search of the next 'game changer.'


Gophers name pitching guru McDevitt next head baseball coach

Gophers pitching coach and alum Ty McDevitt agreed to a three-year deal to become the program's next head baseball coach, the Gophers announced Wednesday.


Gophers men's basketball roster gets another major makeover

The combination of unexpected departures and only three players returning who had significant playing time once again forced Minnesota deep into the transfer portal.


Charlotte hoops transfer Patterson returns home, commits to Gophers

Minneapolis native Lu'Cye Patterson, who averaged 14.6 points per game for Charlotte last season, is transferring home to Minnesota.


Two U men's basketball targets featured on this star-filled AAU team

The D1 Minnesota team of high school sophomores is among almost 300 teams playing this weekend at an AAU tournament that will take over gyms in the west metro.


Big Ten softball's best hitter? She plays shortstop for the Gophers.

The Gophers will open the Big Ten softball tournament on Wednesday with the conference's top hitter on their side. Jess Oakland has been a force as a sophomore.


Texas San Antonio big man Edmonds commits to Gophers as a transfer

Colorado native Trey Edmonds scored in double figures 11 times last season before entering the transfer portal and picking Minnesota.


U gets Macalester star, N. Mexico St. wing who has been at 3 other schools

Macalester guard Caleb Williams scored 41 points against the Gophers in an exhibition game; New Mexico State wing Femi Odukale has also played at Pitt and Seton Hall.


U's Christie enters transfer portal after previously declaring for draft

There was a scenario where the 6-6 guard would return to the Gophers if he removed his name from the NBA draft. But Christie has now given himself to option to play college basketball elsewhere.