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January 21, 2019 - 7:20 am
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Sam Haiby had 16 points off the bench and Hannah Whitish scored 10 of her 12 in the fourth quarter to help Nebraska rally and beat No. 23 Minnesota 63-57 Sunday night. Whitish sandwiched a pair of 3-pointers around two free throws by Minnesota's Kenisha Bell before Taylor...
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January 15, 2019 - 4:04 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Megan Gustafson had 34 points, 13 rebounds and four assists for her nation-leading 15th double-double of the season and No. 22 Iowa beat No. 23 Minnesota 81-63 on Monday night. Kenisha Bell scored 22 points for Minnesota (12-4, 1-4), which has lost four straight under first-year...
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January 07, 2019 - 5:59 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Brandi Beasley scored 18 points and Illinois closed the game with an 11-2 run to rally for a 66-62 upset over No. 12 Minnesota on Sunday. The Illini (9-5, 1-2 Big Ten) ended a three-game losing streak by erasing a 17-point third-quarter deficit. In the fourth quarter, Illinois...
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January 01, 2019 - 4:36 am
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - Hallie Thome and Amy Dilk scored 14 points apiece, Deja Church added 13 and Michigan handed No. 12 Minnesota and first-year coach Lindsay Whalen their first loss of the season 76-60 on Monday. The Wolverines (10-4, 1-1 Big Ten) took control with a 14-0 run to end the second...
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December 29, 2018 - 7:46 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kenisha Bell had 17 points and 10 rebounds for her first double-double of the season, Annalese Lamke scored 20 points and No. 12 Minnesota opened Big Ten Conference play with a 74-56 win over Wisconsin on Friday night. A crowd of 7,918, the second-largest of the season, watched...
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Lindsay Whalen coaching the Gophers
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December 23, 2018 - 10:24 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kenisha Bell scored 28 points with nine assists, seven rebounds and two steals, Taiye Bello had a double-double and No. 13 Minnesota finished the nonconference season unbeaten with a 91-71 win over Rhode Island on Saturday in front of a home crowd of 5,224. The Gophers remain...
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December 10, 2018 - 6:46 am
CHESNUT HILL, Mass. (AP) - Destiny Pitts scored a career-high 35 points and No. 14 Minnesota used an 11-0 run in the fourth quarter to defeat Boston College 77-69 on Sunday. Four different players scored as the Golden Gophers turned a 60-56 deficit into a 67-60 lead with 45 seconds to play. BC...
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December 03, 2018 - 5:10 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kenisha Bell scored 27 points, Destiny Pitts added 16 and No. 20 Minnesota turned back Air Force 67-50 on Sunday. Pitts had seven points in a late 16-0 run that kept the Golden Gophers (7-0) under first-year coach and former start player Lindsay Whalen. Minnesota was up 52-43...
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Lindsay Whalen coaching the Gophers
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November 10, 2018 - 7:32 am
"Hey, that was pretty fun!" First-year Gopher women's basketball coach Lindsay Whalen received a rousing cheer from a packed house at Williams Arena when she took the microphone at midcourt following Friday's 70-47 win over New Hampshire. It was Whalen's first game leading the program that she...
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November 09, 2018 - 4:36 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota has a first team all-conference player coming back with Kenisha Bell, along with Big Ten Freshman of the Year award winner Destiny Pitts and four of the top five scorers from a team that finished 24-9 last season and won an NCAA Tournament game. When the Gophers start...
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