Chip Armelin
Chip Armelin

Sulphur, La.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 198



Gophers Drop 73-69 Heartbreaker to Michigan in Overtime

Minnesota took Wolverines to overtime, but come up just short at B1G Tournament


Gophers Survive in Overtime, Defeat Northwestern at B1G Tournament

Freshman Andre Hollins led the Gophers with career-high 25 points in 75-68 win.


Postgame Quotes

Postgame Quotes


Gophers Head to Evanston to Face Northwestern

Minnesota Defeated the Wildcats Earlier this Season at Williams Arena


Gophers and Buckeyes Set for Lone Regular Season Matchup

Game is Scheduled to Tip at 8:00 p.m. Tuesday from The Barn


Minnesota-Nebraska Highlights

The Golden Gophers capped the regular season with a win over Nebraska.


Get to Know Chip

Get to Know Gopher sophomore Chip Armelin.


Washington vs. Minnesota

Washington vs. Minnesota


Minnesota 78, MTSU 72 - AP Photos

Rodney Williams and Andre Hollins lead Minnesota with 24 points


No. 10 Michigan vs. Minnesota

No. 10 Michigan vs. Minnesota


Minnesota vs. Nebraska - AP Photos

Minnesota vs. Nebraska - AP Photos


Minnesota vs. Wisconsin - AP Photos

Minnesota vs. Wisconsin - AP Photos

Chip Armelin Bio & Stats Get Acrobat Reader

• Scored his 300th career point against Indiana (2/26/12)
• Grabbed his 100th career rebound against Indiana (2/26/12)

2011-12 | Sophomore Season:
Played 12 minutes and scored four points in the season opener against Bucknell (11/11) • tied a career high with three assists and two steals against South Dakota State (11/14) • scored 13 points off the bench against Indiana State (11/25) • scored eight points in 21 minutes off the bench against Appalachian State (12/6) • scored seven points in 13 minutes off the bench at Michigan (1/1) • played a career-high 26 minutes against Purdue (1/8), finishing with 12 points • tied a then career-high with 14 points and set a career-high with seven rebounds against Illinois (1/28) • scored a career-high 15 points and tied a career-high with three assists off the bench at Nebraska (2/5) • tied a career-high with seven rebounds against Indiana (2/26) • set career-highs in points (20), minutes played (30) and tied career-highs in rebounds (7) and steals (2) against Nebraska (3/3/12) • letterwinner.

2010-11 | Freshman Season:
Made his collegiate debut against Wofford (11/12) • scored 11 points on 4-of-5 shooting from the field in 12 minutes played • averaged 3.3 ppg and 2.7 rpg at the Puerto Rico Tip-Off • scored six points in seven minutes played against Cornell (12/4) • scored six points and grabbed three rebounds at Michigan State (12/31) • scored sevenpoints and dished out a career-high three assists at Purdue (1/29) • scored a career-high 14 points and grabbed four rebounds in 23 minutes off the bench against Ohio State (2/6) • scored 12 points in 21 minutes off the bench against Michigan State (2/22) • scored seven points in 12 minutes off the bench against Penn State (3/6) • scored six points off the bench against Northwestern in the Big Ten Tournament (3/10) • letterwinner.

High School:
A graduate of Sulphur High School • high school coach was Clint LeBato • played four years of varsity basketball • also played football • led the Tors to a 30-6 record as a senior and to the Class 5A quarterfinals • won the District Championship as a senior • averaged 15.2 ppg and 5.2 rpg as a freshman, 18.0 ppg and 6.0 rpg as a sophomore, 20.5 ppg as a junior and 23.5 ppg and 9.2 rpg as a senior • named to the 3-5A All-District first team three times • named District 3-5A MVP as a senior • named All-State three times in basketball and once in football.

Son of Gerald Armelin, Sr. and Martha Armelin • born December 21, 1990 • has an younger sister, Emani Armelin • cousin, Martin Zeno, played four years at Texas Tech and in the NBA Development League • undecided on a major.


Murphy leads Minnesota to win over Clemson, 89-83


Jordan Murphy had 24 points and 10 rebounds to lead Minnesota to an 89-83 victory over Clemson in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.

Minnesota Holds off Nebraska-Omaha, 93-90


Joey King scored 18 points and Bakary Konate added 14 with 10 rebounds and Minnesota held off Nebraska-Omaha 93-90 on Friday.

Minnesota Falls Short to Texas Tech, 81-68


Carlos Morris and Joey King each scored 15 points to lead the Gophers (3-2).

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