Minnesota took an 80-71 victory over North Florida behind the play of Jordan Murphy, Daniel Oturu and Isaiah Washington. All three players each had a double-double in the game.
Minnesota dominated Arkansas State 72-56 to keep rolling after a victory over Nebraska late in the week. The Gophers are 8-2 through the first 10 games of this season.
Before the season, many outside the program expected Gabe Kalscheur to serve primarily as a role player for Minnesota. However, just a month into his freshman campaign, he's proven himself as one of the team's most valuable weapons.
Minnesota struggled to hit shots and grab boards in a loss against No. 16 Ohio State.
The Gophers came away with an 83-76 victory over Oklahoma State Friday night at U.S. Bank Stadium. In the process, Minnesota improved its record to 6-1 on the young season.
Redshirt senior Matz Stockman's journey to Minnesota has spanned multiple continents, countries and universities. Now in his final season of eligibility, Stockman is getting more playing time than ever before in his college career.
Minnesota suffered its first defeat of the season Monday in a 68-56 loss to Boston College in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
The Gophers survived a poor shooting night to defeat Santa Clara 80-66. Gabe Kalscheur led with 25 points and seven 3-pointers.
Amir Coffey may not look like a point guard but Minnesota is more than comfortable with the ball in the hands of the 6-foot-8 junior. Head coach Richard Pitino said his combination of size and skill creates mismatches for opponents on the court.
The Gophers fought hard in a physical game down the stretch to earn a 69-64 victory. Minnesota moved to 3-0 with the win Sunday night.