| Mar 22, 2013
| 9:34 PM
It's tough to figure the Minnesota Golden Gophers - the Florida Gators' next opponent in the NCAA Tournament.
Following a 15-1 start, coach Tubby Smith's squad went into a funk. The Golden Gophers finished 8-10 in the Big Ten and lost seven of it...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NEW YORK - Andre Ingram went up for a wide-open dunk in the final seconds of the first half with Minnesota still in striking distance.
The ball slipped out of his hands before he could slam it in, a fitting image for a frustrating night. The short-...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 7:55 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- Leonard Hamilton's eyes said it before his lips even moved. Reality, the dark pupils suggested, had finally sunk in; this was going to be a challenging year for his young Florida State Seminoles.
That realization had long been rattling...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 12:23 AM
The sixth annual Old Spice Classic college basketball tournament tips off Thursday at ESPN's Wide World of Sports, but fans already may have gotten a preview of Sunday's championship game.
Two of the tourney favorites have to be Fairfield, of the...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 9:09 PM
Indiana State, Minnesota, Dayton and Fairfield all advanced into the winners' bracket Thursday during the first day of play at the sixth Old Spice Classic at ESPN's Wide World of Sports on Thanksgiving Day.
Indiana State defeated Texas Tech 60-49,...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 6:02 AM
Minnesota basketball team learned devastating news on Monday after results from and MRI on the Big Ten's leading rebounder Trevor Mbakwe revealed a torn right anterior cruciate ligament.
The 6-foot-8, 245-pound Mbakwe will miss the rest of season,...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 5:29 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Lewis Jackson had 16 of his 20 points in the second half, D.J. Byrd sank all five of his 3-point attempts in the first half and Robbie Hummel returned to the scene of his first devastating injury to enjoy an inspired victory by Purdue, 79-...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Keith Appling and Brandon Wood both scored 13 points to key No. 6 Michigan State's 66-61 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday night, helping the Spartans keep their hold on first place in the Big Ten.
Draymond Green had 17 points, five rebounds, five...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 6:29 PM
IU spotted Minnesota a 6-0 lead, and it seemed like one of IU's unfortunately common listless road starts. Fortunately, the Hoosiers bounced right back, took the lead for good less than five minutes into the game, and coasted to victory over a Minnesota...