Until recently, the men's and women's golf teams had no place to call their own during the long Minnesota winters. When temperatures dipped and snow piled up outside, the teams would have to utilize a number of different facilities around the Twin Cities metro area to practice.
Junior Amir Coffey announced his intention to declare for the NBA Draft. He could still return to the team for his senior season with full eligibility if he is not drafted.
When the final buzzer sounded at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa, on March 23, Minnesota's season concluded with a 70-50 defeat at the hands of Michigan State.
After competing in Georgia last week, Minnesota stayed in the Southeast over spring break and took part in the Furman Intercollegiate in Greenville, South Carolina last weekend.
The Gophers fall short against the Spartans 70-50, ending their NCAA Tournament run.
Minnesota's women's golf team keeps improving this spring season. The Gophers finished seventh in their latest tournament in California this week.
Minnesota's magic in the Big Ten Tournament didn't continue in the semifinal matchup against Michigan. The Wolverines routed the Gophers 76-49.
Minnesota upset the No. 2 seed Purdue in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinal on Friday. The Gophers will face off in the semifinal on Saturday against the winner of the Michigan vs. Iowa game.