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  • Gophers get Milwaukee at home in WNIT

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota will start the Women’s National Invitation Tournament at home. The Gophers (19-11) will host Milwaukee (19-12) in a first-round game on Wednesday, after missing the cut for the NCAA Tournament. This …

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    16 Mar 16
  • Gophers make Women's Frozen 4 for 12th time in 16 years

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota is heading to the NCAA Women’s Frozen Four for the fifth straight year. The No. 3 seed Gophers will play rival Wisconsin in the national semifinals this Friday in Durham, New …

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    14 Mar 16
  • Finke, Illinois cruise by Minnesota 85-52 in Big 10 tourney

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Michael Finke scored 17 points and made five 3-pointers to lead No. 12 seed Illinois past 13th-seeded Minnesota 85-52 on Wednesday in the Big Ten tournament’s opening round. The Fighting Illini (14-18) …

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    10 Mar 16
  • Coffey helps Northwestern women top Minnesota 84-74

      INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Nia Coffey had 25 points and 12 rebounds and 12th-seeded Northwestern turned back five-seed Minnesota 84-74 on Thursday in a second-round game of the Big Ten 10. The Wildcats (17-15), who …

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    04 Mar 16
  • Bronson Koenig, Joey King

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Bronson Koenig had 14 points and six assists, Ethan Happ added 12 points and 10 rebounds and Wisconsin breezed by undermanned Minnesota 62-49 on Wednesday night, the 11th win by the Badgers …

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    03 Mar 16
  • Suspended Minnesota player reported theft of phone to police

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Police are investigating a reported theft of suspended Minnesota freshman Kevin Dorsey’s cellphone at the Mall of America last week. City of Bloomington Deputy Police Chief Mike Hartley confirmed Wednesday that Dorsey …

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    03 Mar 16
  • Minnesota's Rachel Banham named Big Ten Player of Year

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota senior Rachel Banham is the consensus choice for Big Ten Women’s Basketball Player of the Year. Banham was chosen as Player of the Year by both conference coaches and media. The …

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    01 Mar 16
  • Minnesota players punished for illicit video

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press three Minnesota men’s basketball players were suspended after an illicit video appeared on one of their social media accounts. The person …

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    01 Mar 16