Oturu is the first men's Gopher basketball player drafted since 2004.
The 2017 Champlin Park grad had an outstanding season at Colorado.
Minnesota faces Iowa in the second round Thursday afternoon.
Minnesota has struggled to close out games. Will that change in the conference tourney?
Oturu was named to the second team while Marcus Carr was an honorable mention.
The big man could be destined for the NBA Draft.
"We compete with everybody in this league," said Daniel Oturu.
Close out the regular season strong and then make a run in the Big Ten tournament.
Diving into the last three years of recruiting Minnesota basketball players.
It was a must-win game for the Gophers, who are on the NCAA tourney bubble.
The Hawkeyes scored the final 11 points of the game.
Mathew Goldstein delivers the best-of-the-best from the huge victory.
Another tough, close loss for the Gophers.
The four Minnesotans are all rated in the top 16 of the list.
Mathew Goldstein joins Declan Goff in the fifth episode of the High 'Opes podcast.