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March 19, 2019
Gophers' Richard Pitino goes from coaching hot seat to 'fulfilling' season
MINNEAPOLIS — Richard Pitino saw and heard his name included on preseason media lists of college basketball coaches in jeopardy of losing their...
22 hours 55 min ago
March 17, 2019
Pitino: Gophers vs. Louisville not a ‘revenge’ game
ST. PAUL — The Gophers men’s basketball team learned Sunday, March 17, its NCAA tournament seeding, location and opponent. That final fact...
March 17, 2019 - 8:46pm
January 31, 2019
Gophers weren’t trying to run up score on Illinois; NET made them do it
MINNEAPOLIS — The Gophers men’s basketball team enjoyed a comfortable 14-point lead over Illinois when a mundane personal foul stopped the...
January 31, 2019 - 6:17pm
January 2, 2019
Gophers men’s basketball must outperform Big Ten expectations to make Big Dance
MINNEAPOLIS -- Beat writers of Big Ten Conference men’s basketball programs picked the Gophers to finish ninth this season, but only exceeding...
January 2, 2019 - 5:21pm
Confident his knee will hold up, Gophers center Eric Curry ready to get ‘my groove back’
MINNEAPOLIS -- When Eric Curry’s left knee swelled toward the end of his four-to-six-week rehab schedule in early December, his doubts for...
January 2, 2019 - 3:00pm
December 7, 2018
Gophers coach prodded, Amir Coffey responded
MINNEAPOLIS -- Gophers men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino challenged Amir Coffey before Wednesday’s game against Nebraska. “I said,...
December 7, 2018 - 5:18pm
December 4, 2018
Gophers doing best to support grieving teammate Dupree McBrayer
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Gophers senior forward Jordan Murphy asked head coach Richard Pitino an off-the-court question a few weeks ago: What...
December 4, 2018 - 8:07pm
November 29, 2018
Gophers men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino gives himself an ‘F’ letter grade
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Gophers men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino gave himself the worst grade possible after Minnesota’s 68-56 loss...
November 29, 2018 - 8:40pm
October 11, 2018
Point guard the biggest concern for Gophers men's basketball
ROSEMONT, Ill. — There's one big question hanging over the Gophers men's basketball team heading into the 2018-19 season: Who will play...
October 11, 2018 - 4:46pm
September 29, 2018
Gophers coach Pitino wants a mulligan for last year
MINNEAPOLIS — After their first official practice last week, Richard Pitino offered a golf comparison for how the Gophers men's basketball...
September 29, 2018 - 8:52pm
September 26, 2018
Pitino says Gophers will need newcomers to contribute
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Gophers men's basketball team has five new players who can contribute this season and is awaiting an NCAA decision...
September 26, 2018 - 10:03am
May 8, 2018
Humor tops bill on annual Gopher Road Trip
ST. PAUL—The annual Gopher Road Trip allows the various coaches of the University of Minnesota athletic programs to travel the state and connect with fans who support their programs. It also allows many of those coaches to flash their sense of humor. The coaches prepare speeches...
May 8, 2018 - 9:17pm
February 20, 2018
Gophers coach Richard Pitino was 'focused on what we have,' not Reggie Lynch
ST. PAUL—Gophers mens basketball coach Richard Pitino said he stayed out of center Reggie Lynch's decision to drop his appeals in the University...
February 20, 2018 - 10:17pm
February 5, 2018
Gophers coach Richard Pitino not calling for counsel during seismic season shift
ST PAUL—The Gophers are not the first college basketball program to deal with absent players, so coach Richard Pitino said he isn't calling...
February 5, 2018 - 11:02pm
January 12, 2018
Gophers coach Richard Pitino's reaction to blowout loss: compassion
MINNEAPOLIS — Gophers men's basketball coach Richard Pitino saw plenty of mistakes in Minnesota's 83-60 loss to Northwestern on Wednesday,...
January 12, 2018 - 5:59pm