The University of Minnesota women's basketball team headed to the "Great Minnesota Get-Together" Tuesday to make its annual appearance on the stage at the University of Minnesota Building, but that was not the only fun the Golden Gophers, Pam Borton and her staff were able to have, as they took full advantage of their time at the
Over the last week, Gopher fans were able to vote for what State Fair food they wanted Coach Borton to eat in a poll conducted on the Golden Gophers Women's Basketball (facebook.com/GophersWBB) Facebook page, and, on the final day, beef tongue tacos pulled ahead and took the win.
Not only did Coach Borton try, and enjoy, her tacos, but so did Rachel Banham, Kionna Kellogg, assistant coach Kelly Roysland, associate head coach Curtis Loyd, assistant coach Ted Riverso, Mikayla Bailey and Sari Noga!
The players and coaches were all able to stop at their favorite food stands and enjoy their favorite State Fair food, with the squad making stops for bacon on a stick, turkey legs, fried pickles, Sweet Martha's Cookies and some Minnesota sweet corn.
Borton and Banham also had media obligations throughout the day. Below you will find a list of all of the stops that the duo made:
10:15 a.m. - Coach Borton appeared live on 1500 ESPN with Judd and Phun (Listen)
11:25 a.m. - Coach Borton appeared live on KARE11 Today (Watch)
11:30 a.m. - Gophers and Coach Borton appeared on stage at the U of M Building
1:15 p.m. - Rachel Banham appeared live on 1500 ESPN with Reusse and Mackey (Listen)
5:20 p.m. - Coach Borton appeared live on WCCO TV with Mark Rosen