Minnesota assistant basketball coach Saul Smith, the son of head coach Tubby Smith, has been placed on indefinite unpaid leave by the university after his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.
The World University Games is usually the one international competition, outside of the Olympics, the U.S. expects to win. Elite European players aren't usually in school. And in an Olympic qualifying year, the likelihood that national teams would ...
University of Minnesota point guard Adam Boone is expected to miss at least three months, and possibly the entire season, after undergoing successful surgery Thursday to repair a torn right biceps tendon, the school announced.
The Minnesota Golden Gophers will begin the 2003 basketball season without guard Wesley Washington, the team's top freshman recruit. The school announced Thursday that Washington wasn't admitted to the university and has returned home.