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October 19, 2017
Minnesota Golden Gophers head coach Richard Pitino during the first half of the Mar 16, 2017, game in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wis. James Lang / USA TODAY Sports
FBI's NCAA probe prompted internal review of Gophers' basketball program
7 hours 21 min ago
Minnesota Golden Gophers forward Eric Curry (24) and guard Amir Coffey (5) celebrate Mar 16, 2017, during the second half of the game against the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Benny Sieu / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers, with top scorers returning, picked third in Big Ten
8 hours 18 min ago
September 28, 2017
College men's basketball: Polkowski named UWS interim coach
September 28, 2017 - 9:43pm
September 7, 2017
Wisconsin-Superior head basketball coach Don Mulhern celebrates as the Yellowjackets cut down the net after winning the UMAC Tournament championship game last season. (Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram)
College women's basketball: Mulhern leaving UWS
September 7, 2017 - 10:17pm
June 8, 2017
College men's basketball: Bulldog going into NSIC Hall of Fame
June 8, 2017 - 10:02pm
April 12, 2017
Prep boys basketball: Grand Rapids’ Skelly is All-Area Player of the Year
April 12, 2017 - 9:52pm
April 10, 2017
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Chelsea Mason (14) of Mountain Iron-Buhl drives around McKenzie Ryan of Goodhue during the Class A state championship game at Williams Arena in Minneapolis last month. Mason became Northeastern Minnesota's first 3,000-point scorer and a three-time News Tribune All-Area Player of the Year.
Prep girls basketball: MIB's Mason is All-Area Player of the Year
April 10, 2017 - 7:57pm
March 31, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio (9) drives to the basket in the second half March 30, 2017, against the Los Angeles Lakers at Target Center. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Timberwolves backcourt proving offensive firepower
March 31, 2017 - 6:26pm
March 25, 2017
Gators forward Devin Robinson (1) blocks the shot of Badgers forward Nigel Hayes during the first half Friday at Madison Square Garden in New York. Brad Penner / USA Today Sports
NCAA tournament: Gators spoil Badgers' Garden party
March 25, 2017 - 1:02am
March 24, 2017
Prep boys basketball: North Woods' improbable postseason run continues
March 24, 2017 - 7:06pm
NCAA tournament: Badgers' blue collars better than blue chippers
March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
March 16, 2017
Mountain Iron-Buhl's Chelsea Mason scores her 3,000th career point with a basket against Southwest Minnesota Christian during Thursday's Class A quarterfinals at Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis. Mason scored 23 points in the Rangers' 65-49 win. Photos by Dave Harwig / For the News Tribune
Prep girls basketball: Northland goes 2-for-2 in Class A
March 16, 2017 - 11:26pm
March 15, 2017
Esko's Ava Gonsorowski shoots over New London-Spicer's Brooke Beuning during a Class AA quarterfinal basketball game Wednesday at Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis. (Dave Harwig / for the News Tribune)
Prep girls basketball: New London-Spicer ousts Esko in Class AA state quarterfinal
March 15, 2017 - 10:29pm
March 6, 2017
Esko’s Isaak Blue tries to dribble past an Annandale player during a January game. The Eskomos face a tough path to a fifth straight section title. Steve Kuchera /
Prep boys basketball playoff preview: Esko begins its March march
March 6, 2017 - 10:29pm
February 19, 2017
Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes prepares to dunk at the end of the Badgers' win over Maryland on Sunday at the Kohl Center in Madison. Hayes later apologized for the dunk during the post-game news conference. (Mary Langenfeld / USA Today Sports)
College men's basketball: Win keeps Wisconsin tied for first
February 19, 2017 - 5:48pm