Fast facts

League: Division I (NCAA)

Team: Minnesota Golden Gophers

Head Coach: Richard Pitino

Team Mascot: Goldy Gopher

Year Opened: 1928

Capacity: 14625

City / State: Minneapolis / Minnesota

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Rivalries & Top Games to Attend

Minnesota vs Wisconsin

Rival Team: Wisconsin Badgers

The Badgers are the Gophers biggest rivals and basketball is no exception. If you want to go to the wildest and rowdiest Gophers basketball game of the season then make sure to go to the game against the Badgers. Matchups between these two also count towards to the annual Border Battle trophy, so there are more than just simple bragging rights on the line when these two schools meet.

Minnesota vs Iowa

Rival Team: Iowa Hawkeyes

After the Badgers, the Hawkeyes are the Gophers next biggest rivals. If you can’t make it to the game against the Badgers then be sure to catch Iowa when they are in town if you want to experience Williams Arena in all its glory.

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Fast facts

League: Division I (NCAA)

Team: Minnesota Golden Gophers

Head Coach: Richard Pitino

Team Mascot: Goldy Gopher

Year Opened: 1928

Capacity: 14625

City / State: Minneapolis / Minnesota

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