1. Freshman Nate Mason Impressive in Minnesota Loss to Louisville

    It was a tough match first up for Minnesota, as they went down 81-68 to Louisville in the Armed Forces Classic...

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  2. Awesome Camouflage Uniforms Minnesota Will Wear Tonight vs. Louisville

    Minnesota's men's basketball team will be wearing some pretty awesome uniforms during its season opener this evening. .....

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  3. Freshman Konate Needs to Tame Fouls, but Shows a Lot of Potential

    Richard Pitino glared at the freshman forward as he sat down on the bench, four fouls next to his name atop the jumbotron. "Could you not foul please?" he emphatically asked...

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  4. Gophers Preparing for the Heat in Puerto Rico

    With the ability to turn up the heat on the Bierman practice court, the Gophers have been preparing this week to play against Louisville in a much warmer climate Friday...

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  5. Walker Expected to Play in Puerto Rico; Mason Still Day to Day

    Both Minnesota center Mo Walker (hamstring) and guard Nate Mason (knee) practiced today and will make the trip to Puerto Rico tomorrow...

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  6. Golden Gophers Dismiss Junior Guard Lofton

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  7. Richard Pitino Announced That Junior Guard Zach Lofton Has Been Dismissed

    Richard Pitino announced that junior guard Zach Lofton has been dismissed from the team, effective immediately, per release. #Gophers .....

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  8. Gophers' Martin Says He Was a Better HS Dunker Than Wolves Rookie LaVine

    Josh Martin claims he was a better high school dunker than his old teammate Zach LaVine, now a highlight-reel rookie with the Minnesota Timberwolves. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 6 months ago 183 reads 0 comments

  9. Mathieu Recovering After Concussion

    The plan was for Gophers senior point guard DeAndre Mathieu to attend Big Ten Media Day in Chicago last week, but he suffered a concussion that kept him behind. .....

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  10. Gophers Basketball Team Likes Centers' Depth, Versatility

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  11. Minnesota Coach Richard Pitino Says His Team Had “No Idea” About Jeter

    By now, you've seen the footage of New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter hitting the game-winning single to right field against the Baltimore Orioles Thursday night in his final at-bat at Yankee Stadium...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 7 months ago 262 reads 0 comments

  12. Photo: Check out Minnesota Basketball's 2014 NIT Championship Rings

    Many were confused when Minnesota fired Tubby Smith following the 2013 season, in which he led the Gophers to the third round of the NCAA Tournament and scored a 20-point upset over UCLA in a 6 seed vs...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 8 months ago 95 reads 0 comments

  13. Minnesota Guard Mathieu Jabs Pitino About Youthful Appearance

    Minnesota basketball head coach Richard Pitino turned 32 today, but it would be hard to fault for people for assuming he is younger. He certainly looks it...

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  14. Three-Star Point Guard Commits to Minnesota

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  15. DeLaSalle's Jarvis Johnson, Top Minnesota Hoops Recruit, to Commit to Gophers

    DeLaSalle senior Jarvis Johnson, the state's most highly touted 2014 basketball prospect and the Gophers' top target, is expected to commit Friday to the University of Minnesota. ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 8 months ago 210 reads 0 comments

  16. Gophers Land 3-Star Center for 2015

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  17. Gophers Basketball Recruit Diedhiou Denied Entry to University

    Gaston Diedhiou will need to pass an English proficiency exam this fall to begin his Gophers career in the spring. .....

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  18. Minnesota Gets Second 2015 Commitment in Dupree McBrayer

    Minnesota basketball coach Richard Pitino has secured his second 2015 recruit before the start of the fall classes...

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  19. Pitino Hires Nate Pomeday as New Director of Basketball Operations

    Minnesota coach Richard Pitino shook up the staff a little on Wednesday, when he hired coaching veteran Nate Pomeday as the new director of basketball operations. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 9 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  20. Report: Future Pitino Battles on Horizon

    Per Jeff Goodman from ESPN, Minnesota and Louisville are in talks to finalize a future home and home series, meaning even more future battles between Rick Pitino and son Richard Pitino...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 9 months ago 356 reads 0 comments

  21. Offseason Surgery Has Slowed Charles Buggs in Practice

    The University of Minnesota basketball staff was excited about this summer for redshirt sophomore Charles Buggs...

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  22. Report: Minnesota Lands 4-Star PG Kevin Dorsey

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  23. Summer Workouts Are Underway

    July is here and Minnesota summer basketball is well under way. Four of the six newcomers who will be joining the Gophers in the upcoming season are on campus and beginning the integration ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 10 months ago 76 reads 0 comments

  24. Improving Defensively One of Minnesota's Focuses This Offseason

    While Richard Pitino's first season as the head coach at Minnesota didn't finish with a trip to the NCAA tournament the Golden Gophers did experience success, winning 25 games and the Postseason NIT crown...

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