The Gophers are now on a nine-game losing streak with the overtime loss.
The Gophers went down to Georgia for the start of the season and came back to Minneapolis with a .500 record. Minnesota beat Kennesaw State twice on Saturday and lost to Georgia Tech and Georgia State on the road trip.
Amir Coffey will not play for the rest of the season due to his shoulder injury, head coach Richard Pitino announced in a press release on Saturday.
The Gophers are looking to turn the page on last season, after the team lost in the Big Ten tournament semifinals and didn't make the NCAA tournament at the end of the year.
Men’s basketball player Reggie Lynch announced Thursday afternoon that he would not attend either appeal hearings for his alleged sexual misconduct violations. Lynch will now leave the University of Minnesota Ryan Pacyga, Lynch’s lawyer, said the University's appeals hearings are rigged against the accusers, citing training materials given to the jurors, the current climate around sexual assault, and the inability to call witnesses to testify on Lynch's behalf.
Minnesota (14-14, 3-12 Big Ten) suffered one of its worst losses of the season: a 30-point blowout at the hands of No. 2 Michigan State (25-3, 13-2 Big Ten) by a score of 87-57. Both streaks survived for another game.
Athletes Village is officially done with construction. Every team that has wanted to move into the new facility is settled in. Three new buildings, costing $166 million in total, have gone up on top of and around the old Bierman Field Athletic Building. One other facility — the track and field stadium — is expected to be finished by some point in the fall, a Gophers spokesperson said.
The Gophers fell 80-56 to Indiana (14-12, 7-7 Big Ten) at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall, as the team watches their NCAA Tournament hopes dwindle.
Minnesota (14-12, 3-10 Big Ten) lost to Nebraska (18-8, 9-4 Big Ten) on Tuesday night 91-85 at Williams Arena.
With four seconds left, Michigan's Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman sank a layup. Guard Nate Mason's game-tying three-point shot missed in overtime, as the Gophers (14-11, 3-9 Big Ten) were defeated 76-73 by the No. 24 Wolverines (19-6, 8-4 Big Ten) on Saturday in Ann Arbor, Mich.