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.
Gophers Edged in OT By No. 17 Wisconsin, 78-76
Amir Coffey scored 19 points and Akeem Springs added 16 for the Gophers (15-5, 3-4), who lost their third straight game. Springs hit a 3 to force overtime, but his last-second heave in...
Preview: Gophers vs. Wisconsin
The Gophers return home Saturday afternoon to face the 17th-ranked Badgers in their first of two meetings this season.
Gophers Can't Hold Off Penn State, Fall 52-50
Tony Carr drew a foul on a final drive to the basket and made two free throws with five seconds left to lift Penn State to a 52-50 win over No. 24 Minnesota on Saturday.