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December 23, 2017
Minnesota Gophers guard Nate Mason (2) gives a thumbs up as he is helped off the floor in the second half against the Florida Atlantic Owls at Williams Arena on Saturday, Dec. 23. (Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports)
Mason's 3-point shooting leads Gophers to 35-point win
December 23, 2017 - 5:53pm
December 14, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) shoots the ball over Sacramento Kings center Willie Cauley-Stein (00) in the first quarter at Target Center. Mandatory Credit: Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports
Towns dominates as Timberwolves rout Kings
December 14, 2017 - 9:40pm
December 9, 2017
Wolves' Jones looks forward to future NBA matchups with younger brother
December 9, 2017 - 10:26pm
Arkansas Razorbacks guard Anton Beard (31) and Minnesota Golden Gophers forward Jordan Murphy (3) fight for a rebound during the first half at Bud Walton Arena on Saturday, Dec. 9. (Justin Ford / USA TODAY Sports)
Barford paces Arkansas in upset of No. 14 Minnesota
December 9, 2017 - 9:10pm
December 2, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) argues a call with referee Jonathan Sterling (17) during last week's game against the Washington Wizards at Target Center. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
Towns looks to get to the foul line more often
December 2, 2017 - 6:31pm
November 25, 2017
Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Nate Mason (2) drives to the basket against Alabama Crimson Tide guard Collin Sexton (2) during the first half of the championships game of the the Barclays Classic in Brooklyn on Saturday, Nov. 25. (Vincent Carchietta / USA TODAY Sports)
Ugly incident overshadows Minnesota's win over Alabama
November 25, 2017 - 7:03pm
November 24, 2017
Murphy helps No. 14 Minnesota roll past UMass
November 24, 2017 - 1:49pm
November 19, 2017
No. 14 Gophers men's basketball moves to 4-0 with win over Western Carolina
November 19, 2017 - 7:31pm
November 13, 2017
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Bell's double-double leads Gopher women past Rhode Island
November 13, 2017 - 10:17pm
November 12, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves shooting guard Jamal Crawford (11) shoots the ball over San Antonio Spurs center Pau Gasol (16) during the first half Wednesday, Oct. 18, at AT&T Center in San Antonio. Soobum Im / USA TODAY Sports
So far, so good for Timberwolves' second unit
November 12, 2017 - 6:45pm
November 11, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Nemanja Bjelica (8) handles the ball against Phoenix Suns forward Dragan Bender (35) in the first half at Talking Stick Resort Arena on Saturday, Nov. 11, in Phoenix. Jennifer Stewart / USA TODAY Sports
Booker, Warren spark Suns to win over Timberwolves
November 11, 2017 - 11:01pm
November 10, 2017
Minnesota's Reggie Lynch (22) slam dunks the ball against USC Upstate during the second half Friday, Nov. 10, at Williams Arena. Harrison Barden / USA TODAY Sports
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Murphy scores 35 as No. 15 Minnesota tops USC Update
November 10, 2017 - 9:50pm
November 6, 2017
Former NBA player Christian Laettner walks across the court after a ceremony during the second quarter of the game between the Washington Wizards and the Oklahoma City Thunder at Verizon Center on Feb. 13. (Tommy Gilligan / USA TODAY Sports)
Laettner brings 'Shot' memories to northland: Remembered for iconic moment, ex-Duke star hosting a camp this weekend
November 6, 2017 - 6:00am
November 5, 2017
Minnesota guard Amir Coffey drives to the basket on Green Bay's Sukhjot Bains in the first half as the Golden Gophers played Phoenix Sunday, Nov. 5, in Minneapolis. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Coffey answers coach's calls with 26 points in Gophers' exhibition win
November 5, 2017 - 8:36pm
November 4, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) backs towards the basket against defense from Dallas Mavericks guard Wesley Matthews (23) in the first half at Target Center on Saturday, Nov. 4. (Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports)
Towns bounces back in Timberwolves win over Mavericks
November 4, 2017 - 10:34pm
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