The sophomore made his first career start and responded with several career highs in the win over Oral Roberts.
Mason, Hurt and Coffey all participating in national-level events this month.
Minnesota at Wisconsin: Photos by USA Today Sports Images
Photos from Minnesota men's basketball vs. Michigan State - Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018
Minnesota vs. Indiana (USATSI) 2/09/2018
The Gophers hit the road to face the Nittany Lions in Big Ten action.
Photos from Minnesota men's basketball vs. Northwestern - Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018
2017-18 | Sophomore Season:
Appeared in every game, including 14 starts • ranked ninth on the team in scoring (3.2 ppg) and was fourth in blocks (14) and sixth in assists (30) • scored in double figures twice • scored three points, two assists, one rebound and a block in season opener vs. USC Upstate (11/10) • scored two points with a rebound and an assist at Providence (11/13) • posted five points, one rebound, one assist, one steal and a block vs. Niagara (11/15) • scored four points with one steal vs. WCU (11/19) • recorded three rebounds, two points and a steal vs. Alabama A&M (11/21) • scored five points, two rebounds, two assists and a steal vs. UMass (11/24) • recorded one point and one rebound vs. Alabama (11/25) • scored two points, two rebounds and a block vs. Rutgers (12/3) • recorded one point, one rebound, one assist and a steal at Nebraska (12/5) • grabbed three rebounds at Arkansas (12/9) • posted four rebounds and two assists vs. Drake (12/11) • made first collegiate start and scored 10 points, three rebounds, one assist and a steal vs. ORU (12/21) • posted eight points, three assists, two rebounds and two blocks vs. FAU (12/23) • scored seven points, two rebounds and an assist vs. Harvard (12/30) • started and recorded four rebounds, two assists and a block vs. Indiana (1/6) • scored seven points, one rebound and a block at Northwestern (1/10) • posted two points, two rebounds and two assists vs. Purdue (1/13) • scored three rebounds and two points at Penn State (1/15) • scored two points, one rebound, one assist and a block at Maryland (1/18) • grabbed three rebounds vs. Northwestern (1/23) • scored seven points with two rebounds, two assists and a block at Iowa (1/30) • posted three points, one rebound and a block at Michigan (2/3) • scored seven points, five rebounds, three assists and two blocks vs. Nebraska (2/6) • recorded five rebounds, one steal and one point at Indiana (2/9) • posted four rebounds, three assists, two points and a block vs. Michigan State (2/13) • had a career game with 15 points, eight rebounds, one assist and one steal in 43 minutes of play at Wisconsin (2/19) • registered six points, five points and two assists vs. Iowa (2/21) • posted four rebounds at Purdue (2/25) • posted six rebounds, one point, one block and a steal vs. Rutgers (2/28 - BTT).
2016-17 | Freshman Season:
Saw action in 26 games • made Gopher debut with two points, one rebound and an assist vs. UL-Lafayette (11/11) • played 12 minutes against Mount St. Mary's (11/16) • scored two points against St. John's (11/18) • recorded one steal and an assist vs. Arkansas (11/22) • scored seven points, including first collegiate 3-pointer, with a rebound vs. Georgia Southern (12/9) • posted two rebounds and two assists vs. Northern Illinois (12/11) • scored two points and added three rebounds vs. LIU Brooklyn (12/14) • scored two points with a rebound vs. Arkansas State (12/23) • connected from behind the arc in his lone attempt, adding a rebound at Northwestern (1/5) • tallied first career block vs. Ohio State (1/8) • posted threee rebounds and two assists vs. Nebraska (3/2) • swiped a steal vs. Michigan State (3/10 - BTT) • grabbed a rebound against MTSU (3/16 - NCAA).
Finished as the Minnesota Mr. Basketball runner-up his senior season to Gophers teammate Amir Coffey • earned All-Big 9 Conference First team honors his sophomore, junior and senior years and was named first team All-State in 2016 • averaged 19.1 points, 9.2 rebounds and 7.9 assists per game during senior season in which he finished as the Rockets’ all-time leading scorer • helped lead team to two conference titles (2015, 2016) • was rated a three-star and top-150 prospect • led the team his junior year averaging 20.5 points, 8.3 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game • completed high school career as four-year letterwinner with record of 91-24 • graduated with a 4.0 grade point average and earned honors diploma • member of National Honor Society.
Parents are Jennifer and Richard Hurt Jr. • has two siblings, brother Matthew and sister Katie • lists watching movies and collecting shoes as hobbies • major is undecided.
B1G Hoops Opponents Announced for 2018-19
4/19/2018 - M. Basketball
The Minnesota men and women's basketball scheduling matchups were released on Thursday by the conference office.
Student Season Ticket Packages Unveiled
4/19/2018 - M. Basketball
University of Minnesota student season tickets for Gopher football, men's basketball, and men's hockey are on sale beginning Monday, April 23.
Goldy Gopher: A Heart of Gold
4/18/2018 - M. Basketball
What makes Goldy Gopher such a special "face" of the University of Minnesota? Learn more in this video!