Jan. 7, 2013
The Pam Borton Radio Show can be heard Monday night at 7:30 p.m. from the Stadium Village Applebee's on the campus of the University of Minnesota. Hosted by the Golden Gopher women's basketball radio team of Corbu Stathes and Lynnette Sjoquist, the show can be heard live on 1500 ESPN.
Fans are encouraged to join Borton, Stathes and Sjoquist at Applebee's to catch the show live, grab a bite to eat and enjoy a great atmosphere with their fellow Gopher faithful.
On tonight's show, the trio will look back at the Gophers' Big Ten opening-weekend split at Michigan State and Wisconsin, and will also look ahead to Minnesota's Big Ten home-opener Thursday night vs. Ohio State at 7:00 p.m.Redshirt freshman Kayla Hirt will be the player guest on tonight's show. The forward from Bemidji, Minn., was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week for the second time this afternoon after averaging 6.0 points and 3.5 rebounds against the Spartans and the Badgers. With a season average of 7.9 points per game, Hirt currently ranks third on the squad in scoring and fourth on the team in rebounding with an average of 4.3 rebounds per game.
Courtside with Jasmine Brunson
GopherSports.com spoke with the freshman point guard as spring semester started at the U of M.
Game Preview: Illinois
The Gophers and Illini will meet at Williams Arena on Wednesday night. Minnesota has beaten Illinois twice in a row.
Wagner on B1G Honor Roll
The guard turned in one of the Gophers' highest-scoring games of the past 15 years.