Trio of Gophers scored double digits in the Gophers 78-50 win over the Illini.
2016-17 • Freshman Season:
Played in all 31 games and started 14, including the last 10 in a row • averaged 3.1 points and 1.2 assists in 12.9 minutes per game • scored 15 points in her collegiate debut vs. Harvard (11/12) • tallied 11 points against Seton Hall (11/20) and 10 at Maryland (2/26) • made two straight turnover-free starts against Michigan State (1/30) and at Nebraska (2/4) • scored seven second-half points in the win against Northwestern (2/13) • received the Gophers’ Hustle Award.
A 2016 graduate of Mary Louis Academy • named to the 2016 ALL-USA New York Girls Basketball Second Team • averaged 18 points, six rebounds, five assists and three steals per game as a senior • 2015 Tablet Girls Division I Second Team selection • averaged 16 points, six rebounds, four assists and three steals per game as a junior • earned All-Borough (Queens) Honorable Mention as a freshman playing at Bayside • coached by JoAnn Arbitello • played AAU for Positive Direction.
Born August 5, 1998 • daughter of Al and Cynthia Brunson • has a brother named Malcolm • interested in majoring in psychology and sports management.
Construction Update: Gopher Basketball Practice Facility
12/15/2017 - W. Basketball
Check out some of the progress on the Gopher men's & women's basketball practice facilities, part of the University of Minnesota Athletes Village project!
Whalen Selected to WNT Pool
12/14/2017 - W. Basketball
USA Basketball today announced that former University of Minnesota guard Lindsay Whalen has been selected to the 2017-20 USA Basketball Women’s National Team pool
Gophers Beat Cal Poly, 112-68
12/13/2017 - W. Basketball
Minnesota moved to 6-0 at home and 10-2 overall for the season, winning its annual field trip game in front of a few thousand young fans.