The Gophers earned a key road victory on Wednesday night.
Dupree McBrayer scores 21 points to lead the Gophers in the win
Jordan Murphy scores 18 points and adds 12 rebounds to lead Minnesota
Nate Mason led the Gophers with 14 points and six assists.
Minnesota Men Basketball
11.15.17 Men's Basketball vs Niagara
The Gophers hit the road to take on the Friars in non-conference action.
USATSI Photos from Minnesota men's basketball vs. South Carolina Upstate - Friday, Nov. 10, 2017
11.02.17 Men's Basketball vs Concordia
2016-17 | Sophomore Season:
Appeared in every game with 21 starts • was fourth on the team in scoring (11.1 ppg) and third in assists (93) and steals (29) • led the team in 3-point shooting percentage (41.6) • reached double figures in scoring 20 times • tied for team high with 15 points and added two rebounds and a steal vs. UL-Lafayette (11/11) • scored 13 points with four assists, three rebounds, two steals and a block vs. UT Arlington (11/14) • did not miss in a 13-point outing with three assists and a steal vs. Mount St. Mary's (11/16) • scored new career high with 18 points, adding five rebounds and five assists vs. St. John's (11/18) • recorded three points, one block and an assist vs. Arkansas (11/22) • scored 11 points, six assists, three rebounds and a steal vs. SIU (11/25) • scored seven points, two rebounds and two assists at Florida State (11/28) • posted six assists, five points, two rebounds and two steals vs. Vanderbilt (12/3) • scored 11 points, three rebounds and three assists vs. NJIT (12/6) • led all players with 18 points adding five rebounds, five assists and three steals vs. Georgia Southern (12/9) • scored 10 points, four rebounds, two assists and a steal vs. NIU (12/11) • poured in career-high 21 points with five assists, one block, one steal and a rebound vs. LIU Brooklyn (12/14) • led team with 19 points, adding three assists, two steals and a rebound vs. Arkansas State (12/23) • scored 14 points with an assist vs. Michigan State (12/27) • scored 12 points with three steals and two assists at Purdue (1/1) • contributed seven points, four assists, three rebounds and a steal at Northwestern (1/5) • scored nine points, two rebounds, one assist and a steal vs. Ohio State (1/8) • scored 11 points, one rebound, one assist and a block at Michigan State (1/11) • totaled five points, four rebounds, two steals and an assist at Penn State (1/14) • scored 14 points, four assists and two rebounds vs. Wisconsin (1/21) • scored four points, four assists and one steal at Ohio State (1/25) • scored five points, four assists and three rebounds vs. Maryland (1/28) • contributed eight points, three rebounds and one assist at Illinois (2/4) • scored eight points, two rebounds, one block, one steal and an assist vs. Iowa (2/8) • contributed four points, one steal and an assist at Rutgers (2/11) • scored three assists, two points and a block vs. Indiana (2/15) • scored 15 points, one block, one steal and a rebound vs. Michigan (2/19) • led all players with 18 points adding two rebounds, one assist and a block at Maryland (2/22) • scored 15 points, three assists, one rebound and one block vs. Penn State (2/25) • scored 16 points, six assists, two steals, two rebounds and a block vs. Nebraska (3/2) • scored seven points, four rebounds, one steal and one assist at Wisconsin (3/5) • scored eight points, three rebounds and two assists vs. Michigan State (3/10 - BTT) • played all 40 minutes, scoring 14 points with four rebounds and two assists vs. Michigan (3/11 - BTT) • scored 16 points with five assists and a steal vs. MTSU (3/16 - NCAA).
2015-16 | Freshman Season:
Appeared in 27 games with 14 starts • scored 5.9 points and 2.3 rebounds per game along with 68 assists and 27 steals, both second highest on the team • made collegiate debut vs. UMKC, scoring three points, three rebounds and two assists (11/13) • scored two points with two assists, one rebound and a block vs. Temple (11/19) • tallied two assists vs. Missouri State (11/20) • registered six points, three rebounds, two assists and a steal vs. Texas Tech (11/22) • scored four points and four assists with two steals vs. Omaha (11/27) • started and grabbed five rebounds with two points, two assists and a steal vs. Clemson (11/30) • scored 13 points, three rebounds, two steals and an assist vs. SDSU (12/8) • scored eight points, two rebounds, one assist and a steal vs. Oklahoma State (12/12) • posted four points, two steals, one block, one assist and a rebound vs. Chicago State (12/16) • scored six points, four assists and a rebound vs. Milwaukee (12/23) • contributed three points, two rebounds and two assists at Ohio State (12/30) • scored four points, two steals and two assists at Penn State (1/5) • scored eight points with four rebounds and two assists vs. Northwestern (1/9) • posted six points, two assists, one steal and one rebound at Nebraska (1/12) • scored nine points, three rebounds, three assists and three steals vs. Indiana (1/16) • scored nine points, four rebounds and two assists at Michigan (1/20) • dished eight assists and added five rebounds and two points with a steal vs. Illinois (1/23) • scored 13 points, five assists, two steals and two rebounds vs. Purdue (1/27) • recorded eight points, five assists, four rebounds and two steals at Indiana (1/30) • scored 11 points, five rebounds and an assist vs. Michigan (2/10) • posted 12 points, two rebounds, one block, one steal and an assist at Iowa (2/14) • recorded nine points, four steals, four assists and two rebounds in win over Maryland (2/18) • scored 14 points, seven assists, six rebounds, one block and a steal vs. Rutgers (2/23) • was suspended for the final four games of the season after a violation of team rules.
Spent one season at Sunrise Christian Academy prep school • as a member of the New Heights AAU team, contributed 13.5 points and a team-high 3.5 assists and 0.9 steals per game • during final high school season, helped the Patrick School repeat as Union County Tournament champion and averaged 10.5 points per game for the Celtics.
Parents are Tayra McFarlane and Maurice McBrayer • has two brothers, Malik and Antoine • lists scoring 51 points in an all-star game during prep career as his basketball highlight • hobbies include playing video games, shopping and playing soccer • majoring in youth studies.
Murphy Repeats as Big Ten Player of the Week
11/20/2017 - M. Basketball
The junior leads the league in scoring and rebounding after four straight double-doubles this year.
McBrayer Getting Stronger As Season Continues
11/20/2017 - M. Basketball
The junior missed time during the summer due to injury, but has worked his way back and is performing at a high level.
Gophers Power Past Western Carolina, 92-64
11/19/2017 - M. Basketball
Jordan Murphy had 23 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 14 Minnesota cruised past Western Carolina 92-64 on Sunday.