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Gopher Basketball

Maybe Minnesota just isn’t a basketball school

How many coaches have to cycle through here before officials acknowledge what should have been obvious a long time ago: Middle-of-the-pack Big Ten finishes, with an occasional NCAA Tournament appearance, are the best Gopher fans can hope for.

MN Blog Cabin Roundup, 4/5

94,444,444 hours of e-pulltabs, graffiti at Temple Israel, Common Cause Minnesota v. Republican Party of Minnesota and more.

Tubby Smith launches full-court press for new basketball center

About 30 minutes after the University of Minnesota men’s basketball team finished practice,  Coach Tubby Smith took a seat and made a case for the new practice facility he’s been pining for since he got here in 2007.