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Chet Holmgren

Chet Holmgren announces partnership with Topps

The Minneapolis native is the latest to capitalize on NIL deals.

Payton Willis

Gophers defense falls flat against Indiana

The Hoosiers were able to take advantage of some wide-open shots.

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Illinois bullies Gophers in return to Big Ten play

The Illini revealed a major flaw in Minnesota's 76-53 loss.

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Battle-tested Gophers prevail over UW-Green Bay

Jamison Battle helped Minnesota overcome a sluggish start.

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Gophers commit 27 turnovers, beat Texas A&M-Corpus Christi anyway

The Gophers countered with some hot shooting to come away with the victory.

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Michigan State hands Gophers first loss

The 19th ranked Spartans knocked Minnesota from the ranks of the unbeaten.

Paige Bueckers

Paige Bueckers out 6-8 weeks with injury

The Hopkins native was hurt during Sunday's matchup with Notre Dame.

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Gophers improve to 7-0 on Willis' late 3-pointer

The Gophers earned back-to-back road victories for the first time since January 2017.

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Late-tip in helps Gophers pass first big test, improve to 6-0

Luke Loewe's bucket with 2.4 seconds remaining helped the Gophers stay undefeated.

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Gophers improve to 5-0 with win over Jacksonville

The Gophers are establishing momentum early in the season.

Pharrel Payne

Ben Johnson lands another in-state recruit, Pharrel Payne

The Cottage Park forward is headed to the Gophers.

Both Gach

Report: Both Gach becomes 10th Gopher to enter transfer portal

Head coach Ben Johnson will have an entirely new roster next season.

Gabe Kalscheur

Gabe Kalscheur announces he's transferring to Iowa State

The former Gopher guard entered the transfer portal last month.

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Gophers to hire Ben Johnson as new head coach

Johnson is a Minnesota alum and former assistant on Richard Pitino's staff.

Paige Bueckers

Paige Bueckers sets UConn tourney debut record in opening-round win

Bueckers scored 24 points in a victory over High Point.

Richard Pitino

Gophers part ways with Richard Pitino

Pitino is out after eight seasons in Minnesota.

Richard Pitino

Report: Richard Pitino interviewed for New Mexico job

No formal announcement has been made on Pitino's future in Minnesota.

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Gophers snap 7-game losing streak to advance in Big Ten Tournament

The Gophers ended the game on a 12-0 run to advance to the quarterfinals.

Paige Bueckers

Paige Bueckers lands on Wooden Award list for women's college basketball

The Hopkins grad is the only freshman in the 15-player field.

Jamal Mashburn Jr.

Gophers fall under .500 after OT loss to Rutgers

The Gophers are under .500 for the first time this season.

Brian Dutcher

Could Brian Dutcher be Gophers target to replace Richard Pitino?

Dutcher's contract has a buyout clause that could lead him to Minnesota.

Richard Pitino

Talk grows that this season will be Pitino's last at Gophers

A report says Pitino's tenure could be "down to his final games."

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Gophers tourney hopes take another blow with loss to Nebraska

Marcus Carr scored a career-high 41 points, but Minnesota is still winless on the road.

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Gophers officially on tournament bubble after loss to Illinois

No. 5 Illinois was not the latest upset victim at Williams Arena.