Jan. 3, 2013
The entire Gopher men's basketball team took time out of their evenings on Dec. 20 to help 20 local families, chosen by East Side Neighborhood Services of Minneapolis, with some holiday shopping at a local Target store in Minneapolis.
The shopping trip was a part of the Tubby Smith Foundation's "10 Days of Holiday Giving" effort in 2012. Coach Smith and the Tubby Smith Foundation makes sure that giving back during the holiday season becomes a priority. To read more about "Ten Days of Holiday Giving" click here.
Thomas Named VP at Minnesota Timberwolves/Lynx
The Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx have announced the hiring of John Thomas to the newly-created position of Vice President of Community Engagement.
Gophers, Friars To Battle In Gavitt Tipoff Games
Minnesota will take part in the Gavitt Tipoff Games for the second straight year, as the matchups between the Big Ten and BIG EAST Conferences were announced.
Fitzgerald Granted a Sixth-Year of Eligibility
University of Minnesota forward Davonte Fitzgerald was granted a sixth-year of eligibility today from the NCAA.