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Gophers Aim For Breakthrough Season Under Smith

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota coach Tubby Smith has yet to win an NCAA tournament game since his celebrated arrival at the school five years ago. 904 more words

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Minnesota Can Smile After Whipping Nebraska 81-69

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ralph Sampson III walked off the raised Williams Arena floor for the final time, enjoying a win with his Minnesota teammates that required an awfully long wait. 816 more words

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No. 14 Wisconsin Beats Minnesota 52-45

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Jordan Taylor scored 22 points to lead No. 14 Wisconsin to a 52-45 victory over Minnesota on Tuesday night that clinched a first-round bye in the Big Ten tournament for the Badgers. 126 more words

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Bringing The Wood: Brandon Wood Leads Michigan State Comeback Over Minnesota

Senior Brandon Wood has been around a lot of colleges during his basketball career. His long journey has included playing for Southern Illinois, transferring to a division II school, transferring to Valparaiso University and finally ending it playing for the Michigan State Spartans. 563 more words

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No. 6 OSU Bounces Back With 78-68 Win At Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — William Buford scored 24 points to spark No. 6 Ohio State, and Jared Sullinger backed him up inside with 23 points to guide the Buckeyes to a 78-68 victory Tuesday over Minnesota that moved them a half-game ahead of Michigan State in the Big Ten standings. 695 more words

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Iowa Tops Minnesota 63-59

OWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Senior Matt Gatens scored 18 points and Iowa rallied to beat Minnesota 63-59 on Wednesday night and snap a three-game losing streak. 126 more words

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Iowa Tops Minnesota 63-59

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — For about 37 minutes, Iowa and Minnesota played a weird game that leaned slightly toward the Gophers.

Then Devyn Marble took over, providing an emphatic finish to a game that wasn’t clear until the final seconds. 657 more words

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