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Kevin Dorsey Verbally Commits to Minnesota


The University of Minnesota's Men's basketball team landed their first verbal commitment of the 2015 class. As you may be aware, LeBron James decided to go back to Cleveland. This is a...

Which are Myron Medcalf's Bad Columns?


There are, within Myron Medcalf's writings, some pieces that wouldn't be considered the most desirable posts. And yes, all writing jobs are challenging. But certain columns seem to possess more...

Golden Nugs-Evening Edition 5/14


Today I was on a subway with a crying baby for 20 minutes. As a non-terrible person, I don't get  frustrated by crying children because that's a thing that happens and I am an adult. HOWEVER, I...

Golden Nugs: The Evening Edition


This is coming out in the evening because instead of having time to post it this morning I was driving around trying to find a parking spot for an hour. Never drive in a city, especially if that...

NCAA Approves Unlimited Free Meals


It's the off-season for the major revenue sports, but that doesn't mean the excitement had died down because it's the time where the NCAA begins to pass new rules! Last year the NCAA eliminated the...

Gophers Win the NIT Championship over SMU 65-63


Minnesota defeated SMU 65-63 to win the NIT Championship. Austin Hollins led the Gophers with 19 points and Andre Hollins made critical free throws late to seal the game. It is Minnesota's second...


NIT Championship Gophers vs. SMU OPEN THREAD

Where Madison Square Garden When 6:00 PM How ESPN Pos. Minnesota Golden Gophers Pnt/Gm Pnt/Gm SMU Pos. PG Deandre Mathieu 12.0 ...

Minnesota advances to the NIT Championship Game


So that happened. The Gophers defeated Florida State 67-64 in overtime to advance to the NIT Championship. They will play SMU on Thursday at 7pm EST for the Championship. In a game that was an...

New York State of Mind: Gophers beat Southern Miss


The Gophers responded from a poor start to cruise to an 81-73 win over Southern Mississippi at the Barn. Austin Hollins played the best game of his career in his final game at the Barn. With the...


NIT Round 2: Gophers vs. St. Mary's OPEN THREAD

Where Williams Arena When 2:00 PM How ESPN2 Pos. Minnesota Golden Gophers Pnt/Gm Pnt/Gm Wisconsin Badgers Pos. PG Deandre Mathieu 11.9 ...

Gophers Beat High Point 88-81


Minnesota beat High Point in the opening round of the NIT Tournament 88-81. The Gophers used a bruising inside game to take control of a game that was never in doubt, but certainly closer than it...

Gophers Beat Penn State to Advance to Second Round


Minnesota defeated Penn State 63-56 in Indianapolis to advance to the second round of the Big Ten Tournament. The Gophers jumped out to an early lead and held on despite multiple offensive lulls....

Minnesota keeps NCAA Hopes Alive by beating PSU


The Gophers beat Penn State 81-63 at Williams Arena. On Senior Night, the Gophers put together one of their most complete performances of the season. If there had not been extended periods of...


It's Senior Day Gophers vs. Penn State OPEN THREAD

Where Williams Arena When 4:15 PM How BTn Pos. Minnesota Golden Gophers Pnt/Gm Pnt/Gm Penn State Pos. PG Deandre Mathieu 11.8 15.6 Tim...

Gophers lose at Michigan 66-56


Minnesota lost at Michigan 66-56 on Saturday. Minnesota led 15-9 early, but through a combination of hot shooting and good defense the Wolverines pulled back into the lead and never relinquished...

Gophers Defeat Iowa 95-89


The big win puts the Gophers back in the Tournament hunt.


Gophers Take on the Buckeyes OPEN THREAD

Where Value City Arena When 5:00 PM How BTn Pos. Minnesota Golden Gophers Pnt/Gm Pnt/Gm Ohio State Buckeyes Pos. PG Deandre Mathieu 11.6 ...

Gophers Lose to Illinois 62-49


The Gophers lost to Illinois at home 62-49. The Gophers fall to 17-10 on the season and 6-8 in Big 10 play. Minnesota came out strong at the beginning of the game. (At least I think they did....

Gophers beat Northwestern 54-48


The Gophers beat Northwestern 54-48. Minnesota had not won in Evanston since 2008. The game was sloppy and at times painful to watch, both are hallmarks of watching Minnesota play Northwestern....

Gophers lose to Wisconsin 78-70 in Madison


Despite another great scoring game by Dre Hollins, Minnesota lost to Wisconsin 78-70. With the loss the Gophers fall to 5-7 in the Big 10. Minnesota suffered multiple lapses on both ends. Wisconsin...


Gophers vs. Wisconsin OPEN THREAD


Gophers Beat Indiana 66-60


It turns out the Gophers can win games in February. Minnesota defeated Indiana in front of a sell out crowd 66-60. The Gophers improved to 16-8 overall and 5-6 in Big 10 play. After a poor first...

Gophers fall to Purdue 77-74


Minnesota lost to Purdue 77-74 in three overtimes. The Gophers missed another chance to get a Big 10 road win and have now lost three straight games to three of the worst teams in the BIG 10 by a...


Gophers @ Purdue - GAME THREAD

Time for a much needed road victory.

Gophers Fall to Northwestern 55-54


The Gophers lost to Northwestern 55-54, blowing an excellent chance to create some separation in the standings and bank another win on the road to the NCAA tournament.

Gophers fall to Nebraska 82-78


Well that was ugly. Despite a furious comeback at the end of the second half, the Gophers lost in Lincoln 82-78. The Gophers were unable to overcome turnovers, poor free throw shooting, and...

Gophers Beat Wisconsin 81-68


On the first play of the game Andre Hollins hit an 18 footer, landed awkwardly on his ankle and was done for the game. Elliott Eliason sat for extended stretches. Maverick ran the offense with...

Appreciating Elliott Eliason's Improvement


It's not at all newsworthy that Elliot Eliason is having a great season, but could he be the best center in Big 10? It's not as crazy as it sounds.

Gophers Fall To Hawkeyes 94-73

The Gophers played great for the first 19 minutes. Unfortunately a basketball game is 40 minutes long.

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