Back to the Minnesota Golden Gophers Newsfeed

Minnesota Basketball: Three Keys to beating Pittsburg in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge

And now we get an interesting game for the Gophers as they hit the road to face a Power 5 opponent in the Big Ten / ACC Challenge. Iowa and Illinois got the Big Ten off to a 2-0 start, can the Gophers help the Big Ten along with another win?

Let’s find out.


Mascot: Panthers
Conference: ACC
Record: 2-4
KenPom Rank: #199

Pitt is not very good this season, is this another prime opportunity for the Gophers?


Turnovers - Pitt ranks 333rd in the country in offensive turnover percentage, giving up the ball on almost a quarter of their possessions.