It’s become a horrifying staple of the Tubby Smith tenure. Start hot, get ranked, win a nice game in the Big Ten … and promptly collapse. Before last night’s heart-wrenching loss to Illinois it was unclear whether or not the Gophers were experiencing the same type of collapse that has accompanied the last two years [...]
No one wants a team to reach the point when a coaching change is a germane topic of conversation, but ignoring reality isn't very flattering. Depending on how the rest of the season plays out, discussion of the future of the program will continue. If this conversation must be had, at the very least, it must be had in a thoughtful way. If you choose to take to Twitter, the watercooler...
MINNEAPOLIS - Tyler Griffey capped a terrific week for Illinois with 16 points, and the Fighting Illini went 11 for 23 from 3-point range in a 57-53 win over No. 18 Minnesota on Sunday night.
Tyler Griffey's reemergence coincided with Illinois' reemergence, a fact that's most likely not coincidence.