- Sep 9, 2015
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Minnesota will host a Big Ten tournament semifinal on March 12 at 8:00 p.m. CT.
MINNEAPOLIS – The Big Ten Conference has finalized game info for Minnesota's Big Ten tournament semifinal next week at 3M Arena at Mariucci as the Gophers will next play on Saturday, March 12 at 8:00 p.m. CT. The Big Ten Network will televise both tournament semifinals along with the conference championship game on Saturday, March 19.
As the No. 1 seed in the Big Ten tournament, the Gophers earned a first round bye and will host the lowest remaining seed following this weekend's quarterfinal series. Tickets for all Big Ten tournament games are now on sale on GopherSports.com.
The No. 2 Gophers enter the postseason on an eight-game winning streak while earning the program's fifth Big Ten regular-season championship in the conference's nine-year history (28th overall regular-season conference championship). The Maroon & Gold closed out the regular season with a two-game Border Battle sweep at 3M Arena at Mariucci as Minnesota outscored the Badgers 13-0 in the series and have outscored opponents 37-11 during the eight-game winning streak