The Gophers have been close to pulling off upsets in a number of their Big Ten games, but different things have been going wrong for different players, leaving a feeling of frustration while they try to figure out how to win consistently under Tubby Smith.
January 24, 2008
Minnesota juniors Dan Coleman and Spencer Tollackson have put their name into the NBA Draft, according to Kyle Coughlin of the Gopher sports information department. The two players have until June 18 to pull their names out of the draft and return for their senior season under new head coach Tubby Smith.
May 3, 2007
Spencer Tollackson, a 6-foot-9 junior center from Chaska, was named GoldenSports.Net/Valley Automotive Group Gopher Basketball Offensive Player of the Week for the week of February 11th. Tollackson returned to action after missing seven games.
February 13, 2007
Spencer Tollackson, a 6-foot-9 junior center from Chaska, will have an MRI today to check into injuries suffered this past Saturday against Wisconsin. Tollackson suffered a hariline fracture to his left hand and thumb, according to his father, Rick. Tollackson will miss the Gophers' game versus Iowa on the road.
January 9, 2007