The sophomores are twins and teammates on the women's basketball team, but very different people.
2017-18 • Sophomore Season:
Played in eight games for the Gophers • averaged 0.3 points and 1.9 rebounds per game • scored against Wisconsin to match a career high with two points (1/18) • grabbed a career-high five rebounds in career best eight minutes against Cal Poly (12/13)
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.
First Look: Summer Basketball Practice
6/13/2018 - W. Basketball
Get your first look at the Golden Gophers as they held their first practice of the summer with their new coaching staff.
Gophers to Host Syracuse in ACC/B1G Challenge
6/11/2018 - W. Basketball
Minnesota will welcome the Syracuse Orange to Williams Arena on Nov. 29 in the first ever meeting between the schools
Support Staff Takes Shape for Whalen
5/24/2018 - W. Basketball
Minnesota head coach Lindsay Whalen announced changes to the women’s basketball support staff Thursday with the addition of Melissa Maines as the director of basketball operations.