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.


Ola-Joseph eager to play for U after leaving Minnesota for senior year

Of the three Minnesota natives who signed with Ben Johnson and the Gophers in November, Joshua Ola-Joseph was the least visible last season.


Two Gophers point guard targets lighting up AAU basketball scene

Taison Chatman of Totino-Grace and Daniel Freitag of Jefferson, both offered by Gophers, are continuing trend of high-profile guards from Minnesota.


U men's basketball likely done recruiting after signing third transfer

Coach Ben Johnson isn't expected to use their last two scholarships for next season after adding three players through the transfer portal.


After breaking U record, thrower looks toward Big Ten, bigger goals

The Gophers are hosting the Big Ten outdoor track and field meet this weekend, and Shelby Frank is favored to become the program's first conference discus champion in 17 years.


Gophers to watch at the Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championships

The University of Minnesota will be hosting the event Friday-Sunday with a handful of Gophers in the mix for conference individual titles.


Gophers add depth at guard with Dartmouth grad transfer Samuels

The Gophers, who lost their entire backcourt from last season, need a playmaking combo guard with experience. Taurus Samuels started 23 games in 2021-22.


Gophers men's hoops host Ivy League guard Taurus Samuels on official visit

Ben Johnson looking at Dartmouth grad transfer to possibly help recently-signed point guard Ta'Lon Cooper.


Johnson hopeful transfer Garcia will get waiver, immediate eligibility

Gophers coach Ben Johnson didn't get into details, but he expressed confidence in Dawson Garcia's situation being favorable for a possible hardship waiver.


Sophomore guard from Iron Range gets scholarship offer from Gophers

Isaac Asuma, who has played varsity since seventh grade and was a state tournament standout in March, is the third Minnesota Class of 2024 player to get a Gophers scholarship offer.


Gophers freshman guard Abdoulaye Thiam enters the transfer portal

The 6-3 former junior college transfer is the first to transfer with eligiblity left from current Minnesota roster.