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1-0, 1st in Big Ten

Courtside: The guys look ahead to the first week of college hoops, preview the Big Ten and Pac-12, and talk to Rutgers' Steve Pikiell

Greenberg and Dakich tip off the podcast discussing the silliness of Bruce Pearl’s self-imposed sanctions, if the NCAA will close its investigation of LSU this season, why it’s not a big deal if games are being canceled and which matchups they’re excited to watch the first week of the season. Later, the guys preview the Big Ten and Pac-12 (18:45). And finally, they talk to Rutgers head coach Steve Pikiell (43:33).

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Famed Minnesota columnist Hartman dies at 100

Minnesota sports columnist and radio personality Sid Hartman, an old-school home team booster who once ran the NBA's Minneapolis Lakers and achieved nearly as much celebrity as some of the athletes he covered, died Sunday. He was 100.

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133dJeff Borzello

Winners and losers of college basketball's transfer season

Lots of players moved destinations this offseason. Here are the programs that fared the best on the college basketball free-agent market and those that saw a slew of unforeseen departures.

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182dMyron Medcalf

Gophers limit ties with police after man's death

The University of Minnesota announced it will "no longer contract the Minneapolis Police Department" for large on-campus events, including football games, following an incident Monday in which a man died in police custody.

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Gophers add to frontcourt with Robbins, Johnson

Liam Robbins, a 7-footer who ranked fifth in the country with 99 blocks for Drake last season, and Brandon Johnson, who averaged 15.4 points for Western Michigan, have both transferred to Minnesota.

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Minnesota guard Carr to test NBA draft waters

Minnesota's Marcus Carr said Monday night in an Instagram post that he will declare his early entry for the NBA draft but will not sign with an agent in order to maintain his college eligibility.

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W. Illinois hires Rob Jeter as men's hoops coach

Rob Jeter was hired on Monday as the head men's basketball coach at Western Illinois, after spending the past two seasons as an assistant at Minnesota.

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247dAdrian Wojnarowski

Minnesota's Oturu says he's entering NBA draft

Minnesota sophomore forward/center Daniel Oturu, the 36th overall prospect in ESPN draft analyst Jonathan Givony's most recent rankings, plans to declare for the draft, he announced in an Instagram post Monday.

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Minnesota's Pitino, 37, will return, reports say

Minnesota will retain coach Richard Pitino for an eighth season despite a 12th-place finish in the 14-team Big Ten in 2019-20, multiple media reported.

Team Stats

Points Per Game71.1194th
Rebounds Per Game39.346th
Assists Per Game15.142nd
Points Allowed66.3

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record13-13
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances13