The Minnesota Golden Gophers get the Big Ten Tournament under way this morning against Illinois in Chicago. The Gophers lost their final two games of the regular season to finish ninth in the Big Ten at 8-and-10. They were 20-and-11 overall. The Illini earned the eighth seed after a 21-and-11 and 8-and-10 campaign. The two teams split their regular season matchups with the road team winning each game. The game tips off at 11 a.m. at the United Center.