• Gophers men fall behind, can't catch up in 71-62 loss to UNLV

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    All the excitement for the Gophers men's basketball team's appearances in the SoCal Challenge were exhausted Monday.
    After a dramatic 62-61 win in the semifinal over California Baptist, Minnesota was kept at an arm's length away in a 71-62 loss to UNLV in the championship of the multiple-team event Wednesday in San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
    UNLV (6-0) were a 4 1/2-point favorite, led by as many as 22 points and kept up their strong start after beating once-No. 21 Dayton last week.
    The Rebels has forced at least 17 turnovers in each win this season, including Minnesota's 17. UNLV was able to...
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