Nate Mason had 15 points and a career-high 12 assists for the Gophers.
Nate Mason led Minnesota with 25 points.
Jordan Murphy finished with a double-double, scoring 11 and grabbing 12 rebounds.
Joey King led the Golden Gophers with 18 points.
Nate Mason is featured in the latest episode of Raise the Barn.
Jan. 30, 2016
11.19.15 Basketball vs Temple at Puerto Rico Tip Off
Game 2 Men's Gopher Basketball
11.13.15 Men's Basketball vs UMKC
Joey King hit six 3-pointers and scored a career-high 22 points and Minnesota pulled away from Missouri-Kansas City in the second half for a 76-58 victory
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 undecided.
Minnesota Falls to Northwestern 82-58
Jordan Murphy scored 14 points and Nate Mason finished with eight for Minnesota.
Minnesota Falls to No. 19 Indiana, 74-68
The Golden Gophers took a 67-66 lead with 3:54 to go, but Indiana finished the game on an 8-1 run to seal the win.
Minnesota Falls Short to No. 21 Purdue, 68-64
Vince Edwards scored 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help No. 21 Purdue hang on without freshman standout Caleb Swanigan and beat Minnesota 68-64 on Wednesday night.