Portsmouth Invitational Loaded with Talent

The Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (P.I.T.) is the first and only postseason camp for the top seniors. The P.I.T. was known for showcasing the small college players like Scottie Pippen, Dennis Rodman, Dan Majerle, Charles Oakley and John Stockton. The 60th annual Portsmouth Invitational Tournament runs from April 11-14 with the 64 players divided between the eight teams.
April 10, 2012

GSTV: Ralph Sampson, Rodney Williams

MINNEAPOLIS — Ralph Sampson and Rodney Williams discuss the Gophers' victory over Nebraska.
March 3, 2012

UM-UI Postgame: Sampson III, Williams

MINNEAPOLIS — Quotes and audio from Ralph Sampson III and Rodney Williams after the Gophers loss to Iowa.
January 4, 2012

Twenty-Five Players Withdraw From NBA Draft

The players listed below from U.S. colleges and institutions have notified the NBA that they wish to be removed from the list of "early entry" players eligible for selection in the 2011 NBA Draft. The 2011 NBA Draft will be held on Thursday, June 23 at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.
May 11, 2011

Ralph Sampson III Returning for Senior Season

Minnesota junior forward Ralph Sampson III has announced that he has withdrawn his name from consideration for the 2011 NBA Draft and will remain at the University of Minnesota for his senior campaign.
May 9, 2011

UM-MSU Postgame: Sampson III, Armelin

MINNEAPOLIS — Quotes and audio from Ralph Sampson III and Chip Armelin after Tuesday's game.
February 23, 2011

Quotes and Audio: Ralph Sampson III

MINNEAPOLIS — Ralph Sampson discussed his growth as a player, the Illini and how to keep better control of the ball as a team. The 6-foot-11 junior scored 14 points against Ohio State and will need another big game to down the Illini.
February 10, 2011

Gophers Need to Rebound, In Two Ways

The Gophers suffered a crushing defeat to Michigan State on Wednesday, with rebounding being one of the biggest factors in the blowout.
February 5, 2009