Gopher Basketball To Play Duke In Bahamas
The Gopher men’s basketball team matches up with #5 Duke Thanksgiving Day at 2:30pm (CT) in the Bahamas in the Battle 4 Atlantis Holiday Tournament. The Gophers are 4-0 while Duke is 3-0. Minnesota hasn’t played Duke since the Gophers in the Regional Semifinals in the NCAA Tournament in 1989.
Minnesota will play either VCU or Memphis Friday in the consolation or championship semifinals. The other teams playing the quarterfinals are Missouri, Stanford, Louisville and Northern Iowa. The tournament concludes on Saturday.