Joe Coleman
Joe  Coleman


Minneapolis, Minn.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 210




Minnesota Falls at Big Ten Tournament on Buzzer Beater

Austin Hollins had 16 points, while Andre Hollins added 13.


Minnesota Takes Down Top Ranked Indiana, 77-73

Trevor Mbakwe led the way with 21 points, 12 rebounds


Gophers Defeat No. 20 Badgers in Overtime, 58-53

Andre Hollins scored 21 points in the win.


Postgame Quotes

Postgame Quotes


No. 18 Minnesota Falls to Illinois, 57-53

Austin Hollins had 16 points and four steals for the Golden Gophers (17-7, 5-6)


Gophers Rout UCLA

The Gophers beat UCLA, 83-63, to advance to the Round of 32 in the NCAA Tournament.


Seniors Lead Minnesota

The Golden Gophers routed Penn State on Senior Day at Williams Arena.


Gophers Upset #1 Indiana

The Golden Gophers upset No. 1 Indiana, 77-73, at Williams Arena.


Gophers Beat Badgers in OT

The Gophers rallied for a 58-53 win over Wisconsin in overtime at the Barn.


Gophers Rally Past Iowa

The Golden Gophers used a 7-0 run to finish off a 62-59 win over Iowa.


Minnesota vs. UCLA

Minnesota vs. UCLA


Minnesota vs. Penn State - AP Photos

Minnesota vs. Penn State - AP Photos (3/2/13)


Minnesota vs. Wisconsin - AP Photos

Minnesota vs. Wisconsin - AP Photos (2/14/13)


Minnesota vs. Illinois

Minnesota men's basketball


No. 8 Minnesota vs. No. 5 Indiana

No. 8 Minnesota vs. No. 5 Indiana

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• Scored his 500th career point against UCLA (3/22/13)
• Grabbed his 200th career rebound against Iowa (2/3/13)

2011-12 | Sophomore Season:
Collected a career-high five steals in the season opener against American (11/9) • scored a team-high 15 points and grabbed six rebounds against Toledo (11/12) • scored 11 points and grabbed four rebounds against Stanford (11/24) • scored a game-high 16 points and grabbed six rebounds at Florida State (11/27) • scored 11 points and tied a career-high with four assists against North Florida (12/1) • finished with 17 points and seven rebounds against South Dakota State (12/4) • scored 10 points and grabbed five rebounds at USC (12/8) • led the Gophers with 12 points against Lafayette (12/22) • scored a career-high 29 points - 24 in the 2nd half - at Illinois (1/9) • scored five points and dished out a career-high six assists against Michigan (1/17) • finished with eight points and tied a career-high with eight rebounds at Northwestern (1/23) • scored 12 points against Iowa (2/3) • finished with a team-high seven rebounds and six points, including a pair of free throws to put the game into overtime, against Wisconsin (2/14) • finished with nine points, five rebounds and two steals against Indiana (2/26) • scored 12 points in 13 minutes off the bench against Penn State (3/2) • scored 14 points, all in the second half, against UCLA in the NCAA Second Round (3/22).

2011-12 | Freshman Season:
Played 11 minutes and scored three points in Gopher debut against Bucknell (11/11) • contributed the first double-figure scoring game with 10 points against Mont St. Mary's (11/21) • tied a then season-high with 10 points in 13 minutes off the bench against Appalachian State (12/6) • contributed a season-high 12 points in 15 minutes off the bench against Central Michigan (12/13) • made his first career start against Purdue (1/8) and finished with career-highs in several categories including points (14), rebounds (6) and steals (3) • played a then career-high 26 minutes at Indiana (1/12) finishing with eight points • had a career night against Penn State (1/15) with 36 minutes played and 23 points to lead the team • also finished 13-of-14 from the line at Penn State (1/15) • scored a team-high 16 points and dished out a then career-high three assists against Northwestern (1/22) • scored nine points and grabbed a career-high eight rebounds and tied a career-high with three steals at Michigan State (1/25) • dished out a career-high four assists at Iowa (2/1) • scored 12 points on 6-of-7 shooting and grabbed five rebounds at Northwestern (2/18) • scored 14 points and grabbed six rebounds in 35 minutes against Miami in the second round of the NIT (3/19) • scored seven points and grabbed six rebounds at Middle Tennessee State in the quarterfinal round of the NIT (3/21) • scored six points and set a career-high with three blocks against Washington in the NIT semifinals • scored 10 points and grabbed three rebounds in the NIT Championship game against Stanford (3/29) • letterwinner.

High School:
A graduate of Hopkins High School • 2011 Minnesota Mr. Basketball • ESPN Top 100 recruit (92) • ESPN Rise Second Team All-American • Minnesota Gatorade Player of Year • Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year • 2010-11 AP Minnesota Player of the Year • First Team All-State selection • named First Team All-American by Hoopniks.com • named Third Team All-American by MaxPreps • captained team to state championship with a 32-1 record as a senior • averaged 21.5 points, 5.9 rebounds, 1.8 assists, and 1.7 steals per game, shooting 65.6 percent from the field • voted to First Team All-State and All-Tournament Teams after state championship junior season, averaging 24.7 ppg • scored in double figures in all 32 games of junior season • All-Tournament team selection and state champion in sophomore season • Averaged 21.6 points in nine games as member of Howard Pulley AAU team in summer of 2010.

Son of Julie Foley-Coleman and David Coleman • born June 16, 1993 • is a third generation Golden Gopher • has a older brother, Dan, who played for Gophers (2003-2007) and an uncle, Ben Coleman, that also played for Minnesota (1979-81) • enrolled in the College of Education and Human Development • undecided on a major.


Pitino Blog: Scheduling Thoughts

Pitino Blog: Scheduling Thoughts

3/12/2018 - M. Basketball

After the March Madness brackets were announced Sunday night, the Gophers head coach dives deep into philosophies on building a tournament resume.

Pitino Blog: Post-Season

Pitino Blog: Post-Season

3/6/2018 - M. Basketball

The head coach opens up on the good, the bad, and the future heading into the offseason.

2019 Final Four Ticket Lottery Now Open

2019 Final Four Ticket Lottery Now Open

3/5/2018 - M. Basketball

Fans have the opportunity to reserve their tickets for next year's national semifinals and championship game at U.S. Bank Stadium.

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