July 19, 2012
Freshman forward Charles Buggs joins the Golden Gopher program after one season at Hargrave Military Academy in Virginia. He recently sat down with Mike Grimm of the Gopher Radio Network and Gophersports.com to talk about being on campus.
Buggs, who hails from Arlington, Texas, helped Hargrave to a 38-1 record last season and a national runner-up finish. He graduated from Martin High School in Arlington with a 3.7 grade point average.
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.