Babatunde Jinadu


Gophers women win at home, advance in WNIT

Minnesota failed to qualify for the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament, so the team took the extra opportunity to compete at the Barn where they beat UNI in dominating fashion 91-75.

Gophers' seniors bond through adversity

This year’s senior class is a unique group that has seen adversity during a variable season both on and off the court. All the while, they were learning to play under a new coaching staff. 

Gophers lose to Terrapins at the buzzer

Minnesota went out to College Park, Maryland to extend its winning streak to seven games. Though the team led for most of the game, the Terrapins knocked in a buzzer-beating layup for the 71-69 victory.

Minnesota rolls to sixth consecutive victory over Penn State

Penn State (10-15) came into the contest second-to-last in the Big Ten Conference standings, while Minnesota (19-7) was riding high on the waves of a five-game win streak. That recent success continued for the team as they were able to secure another victory, this time 97-67.

Gophers triumph over Northwestern in overtime

The Gophers (17-7, 6-7 Big Ten) recovered from a fourth quarter collapse to beat the Wildcats in overtime 73-64. It was the second time the teams met this season, after Minnesota beat Northwestern by a score of 61-54 just ten days ago.