Just under a month ago, Minnesota reached the low point of its season with a loss to Maryland. Looking at the Golden Gophers now, it's hard to believe this is the same team. The Gophers' lackluster defeat against Maryland on Jan. 28 stretched their losing streak to five.
Reggie Lynch was tossing up three-pointers with a manager rebounding when Gophers coach Richard Pitino walked into Williams Arena before practice one Saturday morning in the fall. “What are you doing?” Pitino yelled down to his 6-foot-10 starting center. Lynch laughed. And he proceeded to take a few
Watching his first 10 shots ricochet off the rim didn't deter Akeem Springs, and letting Indiana take the lead down the stretch didn't rattle Minnesota. The Gophers have sure grown up this month. Springs followed his own missed 3-pointer with a flip from the baseline with 3 seconds left that