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Gophers win and DuPress McBrayer is mobbed
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March 06, 2019 - 5:21 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - After the students streamed onto the court in celebration of a critical victory over Purdue, the five seniors on the Gophers' roster each took turns with the microphone to thank the fans in another indelible moment from their last home game. In a season marked by missed...
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DuPree McBrayer and Jordan Murphy celebrate for the Gophers
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March 05, 2019 - 4:48 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The season, let alone Dupree McBrayer's entire college career at Minnesota, hasn't played out the way he planned it. When his mother, Tayra McFarlane, retired from her job as an assistant warden at a notorious New York City jail , her decision was driven by desire to attend as...
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February 15, 2019 - 5:22 am
The Gopher women's basketball team won its fifth straight game Thursday night, holding Purdue to two points in the fourth quarter and pulling away for a 65-45 win in West Lafayette, Ind. Destiny Pitts scored 27 points, all but four in the second half, while Kenisha Bell added 17 points and nine...
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February 04, 2019 - 5:29 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kenisha Bell and Destiny Pitts both scored nine fourth-quarter points to help the Gopher women's basketball hold off No. 17 Rutgers, the Big Ten leader, 60-46 on Sunday at Williams Arena. Bell finished with 19 points, nine at the free-throw line, Pitts had 14, Brunson 13 and...
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Lindsay Whalen coaching the Gophers
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January 25, 2019 - 5:19 am
The Gopher women's basketball team lost for the sixth time in seven games, shooting just over 31 percent in the second half and falling to Purdue 64-53 Thursday at Williams Arena. The Gophers (13-6, 2-6 Big Ten) led by a point at halftime before the Boilermakers took control of the game with a 13-3...
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Gophers defense strong in win over Purdue
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November 11, 2018 - 6:19 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota's maligned defense held Purdue to season-lows in yards and points, and Seth Green had a touchdown rushing and passing for the Gophers in a 41-10 win against the Boilermakers in the cold and snow on Saturday. Redshirt freshman Mohamed Ibrahim ran for 156 yards for...
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