Big Ten, Gophers men's basketball release season schedule
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The Gophers men's basketball team released its schedule today
After a brief, two-game exhibition season, the Gophers play five non-conference games, four of which are at home. Then it's off to Hawaii for the Maui Invitational Tournament, which comprises Syracuse, Arkansas, California, Chaminade, Baylor, Dayton and Gonzaga.
The team opens its Big Ten season January 2, when the Gophers host Michigan. Minnesota will play Michigan State, Nebraska, Indiana and Illinois only once. They'll see each of the other Big Ten teams twice.
The Big Ten tournament is scheduled for March 13-16 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
Gophersports.com has a full schedule, with only a handful of game times yet to be determined.