How bad is the University of Minnesota men’s basketball team?
They can be beaten and outrebounded even if the opposition plays with shoes in their hand.
Purdue center A.J. Hammons lost his shoe, picked it up, ran down the court, and still grabbed a rebound while holding a shoe.
The Gophers put up a fight against a ranked team but lost by four.
About the blogger
Bob Collins was with Minnesota Public Radio from 1992-2019. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.