The Gophers earned a key road victory on Wednesday night.
Springs Hits Winner in 75-74 win vs. Indiana
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 is featured in the latest episode of Raise the Barn.
USATSI Gallery - Minnesota @ No. 24 Maryland
USATSI Gallery - Indiana @ Minnesota
Check out the USATSI photo gallery from the men's basketball game against Rutgers.
USATSI Gallery - Iowa @ Minnesota
The Golden Gophers fall to Penn State, on January 14, 2017.
2015-16 | Sophomore Season:
Saw action in 27 games, all as a starter • led the team and ranked tied for 18th in the Big Ten in scoring (13.8) • was also the team’s assist leader (121), tying for sixth among B1G players and sixth in the conference in assist/turnover ratio (2.6)• registered a team-high 21 double-figure scoring games including three 20-point outings • also recorded 76 rebounds and 24 steals with one block • scored 11 points, seven assists, three rebounds, two steals and a block in win vs. UMKC (11/13) • scored 12 points, four rebounds, four assists and a steal against ULM (11/15) • poured in career-high 20 points with five assists and two rebounds vs. Temple (11/19) • scored nine points, four assists and three rebounds vs. Missouri State (11/20) • posted six points and a steal vs. Texas Tech (11/22) • contributed 16 points, eight assists, three rebounds and one steal vs. Omaha (11/27) • scored 17 points, eight assists and two rebounds in win over Clemson (11/30) • contributed 11 points, three rebounds and two steals in career-high 42 minutes vs. South Dakota (12/5) • scored 18 points, five assists, two steals and two rebounds vs. SDSU (12/8) • scored team-high 14 points with three assists and two steals vs. Oklahoma State (12/12) • contributed 10 points, seven assists, two rebounds and two steals vs. Chicago State (12/16) • scored 10 points, five rebounds and an assist at Ohio State (12/30) • led team with 16 points and added six rebounds and three assists vs. Michigan State (1/2) • scored 19 points, three rebounds, three assists and two steals at Penn State (1/5) • led the team with 13 points and six assists with one rebound vs. Northwestern (1/9) • scored eight points at Nebraska (1/12) • posted five points, five assists and two rebounds vs. Indiana (1/16) • scored career- and game-high 25 points with five assists, three rebounds and a steal at Michigan (1/20) • posted 19 points, seven assists, five rebounds and one steal vs. Illinois (1/23) • earned first career double-double with 15 points and career-best 12 assists, adding three rebounds vs. Purdue (1/27) • led team with 21 points and added five rebounds, five assists and two steals at Indiana (1/30) • scored team-high 19 points and five assists with four rebounds and two steals vs. Michigan (2/10) • led the team with 14 points and six assists, adding three rebounds and a steal at Iowa (2/14) • scored team-high 18 points with six rebounds, six assists and two steals in win over Maryland (2/18) • posted 13 points, two rebounds and two assists vs. Rutgers (2/23) • was suspended for the final four games of the season after a violation of team rules.
2014-15 | Freshman Season:
Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Dec. 22) • appeared in every game, starting eight • ranked second on team in steals (59) and assists (92) while fourth in scoring (9.8 ppg) • registered 17 double-digit scoring games • scored 10 points, five rebounds and two assists in collegiate debut vs. Louisville (11/14) • contributed 10 points, five rebounds, one block, one steal and one assist vs. Western Kentucky (11/18) • posted 15 points, five assists, four rebounds and two steals vs. Franklin Pierce (11/20) • scored eight points, five rebounds, four assists and a steal vs. UMBC (11/22) • scored team-high 15 points, with four rebounds, two assists and two steals at St. John's (11/26) • scored six points with five rebounds, four assists and two steals at Wake Forest (12/2) • contributed 11 points, five assists, two rebounds and two steals vs. WCU (12/5) • registered 11 points, eight assists, six steals and four rebounds vs. North Dakota (12/8) • scored three points, three rebounds, and two assists vs. Southern (12/10) • posted 15 points, six steals, three rebounds and an assist vs. Seattle (12/19) • scored 14 points and four steals vs. Furman (12/22) • scored career-high 18 points with five steals, two rebounds and two assists vs. UNCW (12/27) • contributed 12 points, three rebounds, two assists and a steal at Purdue (12/31) • scored seven points, two assists, one steal and one rebound vs. Ohio State (1/6) • scored eight points, five rebounds, three assists and a steal at Michigan (1/10) • scored 17 points with four rebounds, four assists and three steals in first career start vs. Iowa (1/13) • scored nine points, five steals, five assists and two rebounds with a block vs. Rutgers (1/17) • contributed three points, three steals, two rebounds and an assist at Nebraska (1/20) • scored 10 points, six assists and three rebounds vs. Illinois (1/24) • recorded five points, two steals, one rebound and an assist at Penn State (1/28) • posted eight points, one steal and an assist vs. Nebraska (1/31) • scored seven points, two assists, one steal and a rebound vs. Purdue (2/7) • posted 12 points, two assists, a steal and a rebound in win at Iowa (2/12) • led team with 15 points and added four rebounds vs. Northwestern (2/18) • scored 11 points, tied for team high, with five assists and three rebounds at Wisconsin (2/21) • posted nine points, five assists, two steals, one block and a rebound at Michigan State (2/26) • scored team-high 15 points with three assists and three rebounds vs. Wisconsin (3/5) • scored seven points, four assists, three rebounds and a steal vs. Penn State (3/8) • scored 15 points with three steals, two assists and a rebound vs. Rutgers (3/11 - BTT) • recorded nine points, four rebounds, three assists and a steal vs. Ohio State (3/12 - BTT).
Graduate of Arlington Country Day School in Jacksonville, Fla. • Recipient of All-City, County, Area, and State Honors in both junior and senior seasons • Named All-Sunshine Independent Athletic Association (SIAA) in 2013 and 2014 • Saw statistics averages improve through all four years, finishing with career-high 23.9 ppg average in 2013 and averaged 15.6 points, 8.7 assists, 5.1 rebounds and 2.7 steals per game his senior season • helped lead team to three state championships • earned valedictorian honors among 2014 senior class.
Son of Tonya and Nate Mason • born Jul. 25, 1995 • has one younger sister, Taylor • most memorable sports thrill is hitting a half-court, game-winning shot • major is business and marketing education.
Balanced Effort Leads Gophers Over Penn State
Nate Mason had 16 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists, and Jordan Murphy added 16 points and 16 rebounds for the Minnesota Gophers in an 81-71 win over Penn State on Saturday.
Preview: Gophers vs. Penn State
Minnesota returns home for its final homestand of the year and final game in the month of February.
Traffic Advisory: Busy Weekend on Campus
Fans are advised to plan extra time for travel and parking on campus this Friday and Saturday due to multiple events taking place.