Minnesota Season Recap: Pitino Era Begins

Richard Pitino stepped into the head coaching position at Minnesota and delivered quickly, bringing the Gophers an NIT championship in his first season.

Gophers Grab 4th Commitment for 2014

Minnesota has added an international F/C to their class of 2014 named Gaston Diedhiou. He's athletic and the bad guy from Beauty & the Beast. Big pick-up for the Gophers.

Recap: Minnesota vs. SMU - WE ARE THE (NIT) CHAMPS

Minnesota takes out SMU to win the school's 3rd NIT championship.

NIT Champ Game Preview - Minnesota vs. SMU

The surprising Mustangs are all that stands between Minnesota and the NIT championship.

Minnesota Hangs on in OT against FSU, 67-64

Minnesota Avoids Late Collapse Against FSU, Advances to NIT Championship

Minnesota Up 10 After One Half

In game two of the NIT semis the Gophers take on the Seminoles to see who'll face SMU on Thursday.

Chat With Daily Gopher - Minnesota Hoops & NIT

BTP got a chance to sit down with the Daily Gopher to chat Minnesota hoops.

Minnesota vs Florida State Preview - Joey King Key

The Gophers face their toughest NIT foe yet in Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night.

NIT Quick Hitter: Minnesota to play Florida State

The Seminoles eked past Louisiana Tech on Wednesday night to set up a date with the Golden Gophers at Madison Square Garden

Recap: Minn. 81, So. Miss 73 - Hollins Scores 32

Austin Hollins scored 32 points in Minnesota's victory over Southern Miss in the NIT Quarterfinals.


Halftime Update: Minnesota 44, Southern Miss 40

After a back-and-forth first half, Minnesota holds a 4 point lead over Southern Miss in the NIT quarterfinals.

NIT Preview - #1 Minnesota vs. #3 Southern Miss

Minnesota prepares to tip-off against Southern Miss on Tuesday night.

The B1G goes 1-1 in NIT Action Sunday Afternoon

Illinois' season ends with a loss to an ACC foe, while Minnesota advances further into the NIT Tournament.

Gophers Win Ugly, Keep NIT Titles Hopes Alive

After allowing St. Mary's to jump out to a 14-0 lead Minnesota finally woke up, winning 63-55 and keeping their season alive.

Can Minnesota keeps its season alive?

Can Minnesota continue their run through the NIT field?

Minnesota Tops High Point - Mathieu Injured

Despite losing Deandre Mathieu to injury, the Golden Gophers defeated High Point at Williams Arena in the opening round of the NIT.

Minnesota lead High Point at the half

Gophers paced by Walker, King, lead by nine.

Minnesota's Tourney History Runs Dry

Although the Golden Gophers have been a member of the Big Ten for over a century, NCAA Tournament appearances have been hard to come by.

Preview: Minnesota vs. High Point - Mathieu Key

Minnesota has a favorable matchup at home against High Point in the first round of the NIT.

Minnesota NIT Outlook - Title Odds

Minnesota's bubble burst on selection sunday, leaving them out of the NCAA tournament. The Golden Gophers drew a No. 1 seed though in the NIT.

Illinois, Minnesota and Penn State To Keep Playing

This year the Big Ten will send three teams to the lesser postseason tournaments.

Minnesota Golden Gophers Season Recap

A tough year in Minneapolis-St. Paul ends with the Gophers on the outside looking in at the NCAA Tournament.

Big Ten Bracketology: the Finish Line

It's finally Selection Sunday, how many Big Ten teams will be dancing?

Brust's 29 Too Much for Gophers

Ben Brust and Wisconsin not only destroyed Minnesota on the court, they may have also destroyed the Gophers NCAA Tournament chances.

BTT Preview: Wisconsin vs Minnesota - Rubber Match

Can the Gophers keep their NCAA tournament hopes alive, or can the Badgers bolster their resume in their quest for a #1 seed?

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