How bad was the Gophers basketball loss to Ohio State Wednesday night?
Let's just say that it was worse than Sunday's debacle in Iowa (a 72-51 loss), and when the reserves outscore the starters -- it's never good.
In Columbus: Gopher Reserves 25, Gopher Starters 20. Buckeyes, 71.
The soundbites after the game were what one would expect.
Coach Tubby Smith said his team didn't have the "mental toughness" needed to compete. Andre Hollins said: "We're not playing our best basketball."
A quick check of the Twitterverse shows some agree with Mr. Hollins: