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2016 Schedule
8-23, 13th in Big Ten
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Champ Nova to open Gavitt Games vs. Purdue

The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.

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Gophers' AD search to use firm, 16-person panel

University of Minnesota president Eric Kaler has assembled a mix of faculty members, current and ex-Gophers athletes, business leaders and a head coach to search for an athletic director.


Illinois' Jordan puts exclamation point on win

Aaron Jordan put the finishing touches on the Illini's 85-52 Big Ten tournament win over Minnesota with an emphatic two-handed slam.

Minnesota - Illinois Postgame Breakdown (1:09)
John Groce Postgame Interview (0:59)

Watch: Big Ten tournament begins

Minnesota (8-22) and Illinois (13-18) aren't headed to the postseason unless they win this tournament, so their Cinderella run would have to begin today. Live on ESPN2, WatchESPN

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Golden Gophers get embarrassed

A messy suspension situation has turned the end of Minnesota's already disappointing season into an unmitigated disaster. The team's loss to lowly Rutgers was the final disappointment in a poor regular season. Five Up, Five Down (Insider)

Rutgers cruises in first Big Ten win

The Scarlet Knights avoided a winless Big Ten season in a 75-52 rout of Minnesota. That makes Boston College the only major conference team to go winless in league play this season. Box score

Rutgers up 25 over Minnesota at half

Yes, seriously. The Scarlet Knights (0-17 in Big Ten) are up 40-15 over Minnesota. Boston College just fell to 0-18 in the ACC, but Rutgers is in a great position to avoid the same fate in the Big Ten. Box score

Follow live: Minnesota at Rutgers

With a loss, Rutgers finishes the season 0-18 in Big Ten play. Boston College, currently trailling 38-21 at halftime, could finish 0-18 in the ACC. The last time two teams from different major conferences went winless in conference play in the same season was 1953-54. Follow live

Wisconsin windmill slam gone wrong (0:22)
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Minnesota suspends trio for remainder of season

The Gophers will play the rest of the season without Kevin Dorsey, Nate Mason and Dupree McBrayer, after suspending the trio just days after their explicit tape was released on Twitter.

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record13-12
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances12