Guidelines for Requesting Autographs of Coach Smith - For Personal Use

Fee: Due to the high demand of requests for personal and non-charity fundraiser autograph items, a $25.00 gift donation to the "Tubby Smith Foundation" is requested. Only a cashier's check or personal check made payable to "Tubby Smith Foundation" will be accepted. No cash donations accepted.

Packing: The item to be autographed must be mailed to the Minnesota Basketball Office with pre-paid return postage, a completed shipping label and a package to return the autographed item in. The Minnesota Basketball office can provide a photo of Coach Smith to be autographed; however the fees/materials listed above are still required.

Acceptable Items: A basketball or any University of Minnesota memorabilia will be accepted. These items may be purchased at a sporting goods store or at

Time of Year: Due to the scheduling demands of the basketball season, autograph requests will not be fulfilled during the basketball season (October-April).


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Joey King scored 18 points and Bakary Konate added 14 with 10 rebounds and Minnesota held off Nebraska-Omaha 93-90 on Friday.

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