Minnesota Gopher Basketball Roster

Minnesota has twelve scholarship basketball players for the 2008-09 season. They had hoped to sign a player, but missed out on Krys Faber and Verdell Jones and elected to hold the scholarship for next year. The Gophers will lose Jamal Abu-Shamala and Jonathan Williams and will have three scholarships available for next year. They have already added Royce White, who committed last month.
June 5, 2008

Williams Working His Way Up

Junior center Jon Williams has been seeing more action lately while Spencer Tollackson's playing time went down dramatically on Wednesday night.
March 7, 2008

Big Ten Men's Foreign Tour Fall in Opener

The Big Ten Men's Basketball Foreign Tour team opened its 2006 tour with a 117-91 loss to the West Sydney Razorbacks Basketball Club in Australia on Saturday. Minnesota center Jonathan Williams had a team-best 13 rebounds in the loss.
August 12, 2006

Big Ten Basketball Foreign Tour Schedule Set

The conference office announced the schedule for the 2006 Big Ten Men's Basketball Foreign Tour team today, as Michigan head coach Tommy Amaker will lead his squad against four teams in Australia from Aug. 8-18. Center John Williams is the Minnesota representative.
August 3, 2006

Gopher Basketball Game by Game Scoring

The Minnesota Gophers basketball team fell to 9-8 overall and 0-6 in the Big Ten with their 77-53 loss to Illinois Wednesday night. They face Indiana at home on Sunday. The following is a look at the Gophers' game by game scoring.
January 27, 2006

Gopher Basketball Depth Chart for 2005-06 Season

The Gophers appear to be heading into the 2005-06 season with just 11 scholarship players with the recent defections of Miles Webb and Kerry Wooldridge and walk-ons Jordan Nuness and Alex Popp. They are holding onto the two remaining scholarships with the hopes of landing some of the outstanding homestate juniors. The following is the 2005-06 depth chart. The Gophers are hoping to return to the NCAA Tournament as they welcome back guards Adam Boone and Maurice Hargrow.
May 26, 2005

Jonathan Williams cleared to play for the Gophers

Jonathan Williams, a six-foot-9 center from Fitchburg (MA) Notre Dame Academy, has been cleared and will play for Minnesota this upcoming season. Willams was playing a bit of a wating game with the NCAA, which prevented him from attending summer school. Williams attended St. Cloud (Minn.) Apollo and signed with St. Johns in the 2002 early signing period. However, he de-commited to the Red Storm and went the prep school route to work on his academics.
August 15, 2004