Gophers To Host High Point In Opening Round Of NIT

(Minneapolis, MN) -- The season will continue for the Minnesota Golden Gophers men's basketball team in the National Invitational Tournament. The Gophers are a number-one seed in the NIT with a 20-13 record on the season. They will host High Point University tomorrow night at 7:15 p.m. Central at Williams Arena. Minnesota lost the NIT championship game in 2012 to Stanford in the school's last appearance in the tournament.