The sophomores are twins and teammates on the women's basketball team, but very different people.
2016-17 • Freshman Season:
Played in five games for the Gophers • 0.8 points and 0.6 rebounds per game • scored her first collegiate points with a basket against Seton Hall (11/20) • tied her season high with two points against Rutgers (2/11).
A 2016 graduate of Southfield-Lathrup High School • helped her team win Oakland Activities Association Red Division championships in 2014-15 and 2015-16 • the Chargers went 21-2 and earned a No. 3 ranking in Michigan’s Class A in 2014-15 • helped her team advance to the regional finals as a senior • averaged 6.3 rebounds and 1.3 blocks per game as her team’s top defender as a junior • coached by Michele Marshall • played AAU for the Michigan Storm.
Born October 24, 1998 • daughter of Anthony and Durojaiye Bello • twin sister of teammate Taiye Bello • has two other siblings, Bimpe and Seni Lawal • Seni plays basketball for the Nigerian Olympic Team.
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.
Field Trip Memories with the Gophers
12/11/2017 - W. Basketball
This Wednesday's women's basketball game will be a field trip for a lot of local school kids.