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.
MINNEAPOLIS — Ralph Sampson and Rodney Williams discuss the Gophers' victory over Nebraska.
MINNEAPOLIS — Quotes and audio from Ralph Sampson III and Rodney Williams after the Gophers loss to Iowa.
January 4, 2012
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.
Minnesota junior forward Ralph Sampson III has announced that he has withdrawn his name from consideration for the 2011 NBA Draft and will remain at the University of Minnesota for his senior campaign.
MINNEAPOLIS — Quotes and audio from Ralph Sampson III and Chip Armelin after Tuesday's game.
February 23, 2011
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
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