May 14, 2013
In his first formal sit-down video interview since being named the 17th head coach in Golden Gopher men's basketball history, Richard Pitino discusses the hiring process, his new staff, recruiting and his adjustment to Minnesota in "Courtside With Coach Pitino".
To read a feature piece on Pitino, be sure to check out the newest issue of "Ski-U-Mah", the official magazine of Gopher Athletics, by clicking here.
Minnesota beats No. 24 Maryland 89-75
Dupree McBrayer scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half, and Minnesota beat struggling No. 24 Maryland 89-75 on Wednesday night for its sixth straight victory.
Preview: Gophers at #24 Maryland
Minnesota heads to the Old Line State for a rematch with the Terrapins Wednesday night.
Minnesota Outlasts Michigan, 83-78
Jordan Murphy had 16 points and 15 rebounds and Eric Curry scored all 12 of his points in the second half to lift Minnesota to its fifth straight victory, 83-78 in overtime over Michigan ...