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.
Minnesota Squares Off with Oregon Sunday
3/17/2018 - W. Basketball
The 10th-seeded Golden Gophers continue play in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Sunday against No. 2 seed Oregon in Eugene, Ore., at 9:30 p.m. CT on ESPN2.
Second-Half Surge Sends Gophers to Second Round
3/16/2018 - W. Basketball
Minnesota outscored Green Bay 57-35 in the second half en route to an 89-77 win to advance to the second round of the NCAA Tournament in Eugene, Ore., Friday afternoon.
Gophers Face Phoenix Friday in NCAA Opener
3/15/2018 - W. Basketball
Minnesota returns to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2014-15, the second time under head coach Marlene Stollings.