Check out the men's basketball USATSI gallery from the game against MTSU in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament.
Big Ten Tournament - March 11, 2017
USATSI Gallery - Minnesota @ No. 24 Maryland
Check out the USATSI photo gallery from the men's basketball game against Rutgers.
The Gophers fall to Michigan State, on January 11, 2017.
2016-17 | Freshman Season:
Appeared in every game with one start • was third on the team in rebounds (177) and fourth in blocks (24) while ranking seventh in scoring (5.5) • had seven games with double figure scoring and two with 10 or more rebounds • made Gopher debut and scored nine points, eight rebounds, three assists, one block and a steal vs. UL-Lafayette (11/11) • scored 12 points, seven rebounds, one assist and a steal vs. UT Arlington (11/14) • recorded five points, three assists, two blocks and two points (11/18) • scored 12 points, four rebounds, two steals and an assist vs. Arkansas (11/22) • made first career start and led all players with 11 rebounds, adding eight points, two assists, one block and one steal vs. SIU (11/25) • posted eight rebounds, five points and a steal at Florida State (11/28) • scored six points, three rebounds, two assists and a steal vs. Vanderbilt (12/3) • recorded six rebounds, two points and an assist vs. NJIT (12/6) • scored five rebounds, four points and a block vs. Georgia Southern (12/9) • posted five points, three rebounds, one assist and a block vs. NIU (12/11) • scored 11 points, eight rebounds, one block, one steal and an assist vs. LIU Brooklyn (12/14) • scored five points, four rebounds, two assists, one block and a steal vs. Arkansas State (12/23) • scored five rebounds, four points, one block, one steal and an assist vs. Michigan State (12/27) • scored 10 points, seven rebounds and two blocks vs. Purdue (1/1) • pulled down four rebounds at Northwestern (1/5) • registered three rebounds, three assists and two blocks vs. Ohio State (1/8) • scored seven points, six rebounds and a block at Michigan State (1/11) • recorded five points, five rebounds and two blocks at Penn State (1/14) • scored five points and five rebounds vs. Wisconsin (1/21) • scored three points at Ohio State (1/25) • recorded 10 rebounds, five points, three assists and two blocks vs. Maryland (1/28) • scored six rebounds, three assists, three points and a steal at Illinois (2/4) • recorded nine points, three rebounds and two assists vs. Iowa (2/8) • scored 11 points, six rebounds, two blocks and two assists vs. Rutgers (2/11) • recorded four assists, three rebounds, two steals and a block vs. Indiana (2/15) • scored 12 points, five rebounds and one assist vs. Michigan (2/19) • recorded five rebounds, four points, one block and one assist at Maryland (2/22) • scored four points, four rebounds and a steal vs. Penn State (2/25) • posted two points, one rebound, one block and one assist vs. Nebraska (3/2) • recorded six rebounds, four points and an assist at Wisconsin (3/5). • recorded two rebounds, two assists and a steal vs. Michigan State (3/10 - BTT) • scored eight rebounds and two points vs. Michigan (3/11 - BTT) • scored 11 points with three rebounds vs. MTSU (3/16 - NCAA).
Rated a four-star prospect and a top-100 player • averaged 15 points, eight rebounds and two assists per game his senior year with the Lions • helped lead the Lions to the 2014 NACA Division 4 National Championship • posted averages 15.4 points and 8.6 rebounds for Southwest Christian his junior year • four-year letterwinner • as a member of the Arkansas Wings AAU team, averaged 10.1 points and 6.6 rebounds as a member of its 17U EYBL team.
Mother is Audrea Phipps • has one sister, Keonia • nickname is “E” • lists winning Nike 16U Peach Jam as greatest sports thrill • enjoys playing video games and hanging out with friends • plans to major in sports management/communications.
Sharing the Wealth
11/17/2017 - M. Basketball
A look at how the Gophers balanced scoring on Wednesday night keyed their victory over Niagara.
Balanced attack leads Minnesota past Niagara
11/15/2017 - M. Basketball
Amir Coffey, Reggie Lynch and Jordan Murphy all scored 18 points as No. 14 Minnesota pulled away from Niagara for a 107-81 victory on Wednesday night.
Minnesota Surges Past Providence, 86-74
11/13/2017 - M. Basketball
Jordan Murphy had 23 points and 14 rebounds, and No 15 Minnesota outlasted Providence 86-74 on Monday night.