Gophers' NIT opener tonight vs. High Point
MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota men's basketball team opens NIT play tonight against High Point at Williams Arena. Tip-off is at 7:15 p.m.
The Golden Gophers are 20-13 on the season while the Panthers enter the game with a 16-14 record. This will be High Point's first-ever appearance in the NIT while Minnesota lost to Stanford in the 2012 NIT championship game in New York City.
High Point University is a school located in High Point, North Carolina. They are a member of the Big South Conference.