Gopher Men Begin NIT Play Tonight 18 Mar 14

 The Minnesota Golden Gophers host the High Point Panthers tonight in the opening round of the National Invitation Tournament at Williams Arena.  The Gophers grabbed a one-seed in the NIT after going 20-and-13 this season.  High Point finished 16-and-14 to earn an eighth-seed.  The winner will face either St. Mary’s-California or Utah in round two.