Tubby Smith has been asked about getting a contract extension at Minnesota for well over a year now, and that doesn't figure to change anytime soon.
Minnesota coach Tubby Smith is in a good place, best he's been in since his surprising move from Kentucky 3.5 years ago. He just finished 10 practices prepping for this week's three-game trip to Vancouver and two of his stars are rid of their pr...
Blake Hoffarber had 16 points and nine rebounds to lead inspired Minnesota to a 68-52 victory over Wisconsin on Thursday night, putting a big dent in the Badgers' Big Ten title bid.
Michigan 71, Minnesota 63
Indiana 81, Minnesota 78
Robbie Hummel and E'Twaun Moore both scored 18 points, and No. 4 Purdue beat Minnesota 79-60 on Tuesday night to remain unbeaten.
Minnesota 92, S. Dakota St. 62
Minnesota 89, N. Illinois 48
Derrick Roland scored 19 points to lead Texas A&M to a 66-65 victory over Minnesota (No. 16 ESPN/USA Today, No. 22 AP) in the 76 Classic on Sunday.
Rodney Williams had three dunks and a pair of 3s, finishing with 14 points to help Minnesota pull away from Stephen F. Austin in an 82-42 victory.
Minnesota star basketball recruit Royce White faces misdemeanor charges of theft and fifth-degree assault after being accused of shoplifting at the Mall of America.
The 2010 Final Four will be held in the Big Ten's backyard in Indianapolis. Purdue and Michigan State are among the league's teams angling to book their ticket.
Minnesota 62, Indiana 54
Damian Johnson had 18 points and six rebounds, and Ralph Sampson III finished with 13 points to help No. 21 Minnesota hold off Indiana 67-63 on Sunday.
Reserve Devron Bostick scored 19 points to lead Minnesota (No. 19 ESPN/USA Today, No. 22 AP) to a 79-59 victory over Penn State.
Lawrence Westbrook led Minnesota with 15 points as the Gophers beat Ohio State 68-59 on Saturday.