So the 76 Classic began with such high hopes but ended in a 1-2 dud. Hopefully more recap to follow, although I think that first sentence pretty much wraps it up. We collectively now are HUGE Butler fans. Our resume isn't as strong as it should be after beating a #10 ranked team.
Interesting that Nolen and Westbrook didn't play in the first half. Myron explains to us that it was "an internal attitude-type thing." This is starting to get out of hand. Three guys suspended indefinitely and two more who were benched for a half. I have great respect for Tubby and what he is trying to instill in his players, but at some point I'd really like to see all this stop and we can get a full roster of guys playing basketball.
- Gopher Volleyball has made the NCAA Tournament as the #11 overall seed. The good news is that they are in the Minneapolis Regional, the bad news is they have to win a couple matches to get back home.
- Here is a Q&A with Mike Scanlan.
- Kind of early but here are five keys for Gopher baseball to make a successful run to the Big Ten title and an NCAA Tournament run.
- The Dagger gives us the 10 best NCAA hoopsters of the past decade. No Gophers but a fun list nonetheless.