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2001-02 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 2001-02 Season

  • Head Coach: Dan Monson (3rd season)
  • Overall Record: 18-13
  • Conference Record: 9-7

2001-02 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
11/11/2001 Exhibition
Harlem Globetrotters
L 70-79
11/14/2001 Exhibition
Minnesota-Duluth
W 67-59
11/17/2001 Mercer W 80-59
11/21/2001 North Carolina-Asheville W 92-65
11/24/2001 Eastern Washington W 86-68
11/27/2001 Big Ten/ACC Challenge
@ Wake Forest
L 79-85
12/01/2001 Texas-Pan American W 89-72
12/04/2001 North Carolina-Wilmington L 50-58
12/07/2001 @ Georgia L 55-77
12/10/2001 Oregon W 75-72
12/13/2001 Maryland-Eastern Shore W 95-48
12/22/2001 Nebraska W 81-72
12/30/2001 @ Texas Tech L 60-80
01/02/2002 @ Illinois L 53-76
01/05/2002 Michigan State W 70-67
01/09/2002 Michigan W 90-82
01/12/2002 @ Purdue W 87-71
01/16/2002 @ Wisconsin L 64-73
01/19/2002 @ Michigan L 69-71
01/26/2002 Ohio State W 89-71
01/30/2002 Penn State W 94-70
02/02/2002 Indiana W 88-74
02/09/2002 @ Iowa W 86-78
02/13/2002 @ Northwestern L 56-58
02/16/2002 Wisconsin L 62-67
02/21/2002 @ Michigan State L 55-74
02/23/2002 @ Penn State W 68-64
02/27/2002 Northwestern W 69-51
03/03/2002 Illinois L 66-67
03/07/2002 Big Ten 1st Round
vs. Penn State
W 84-60
03/08/2002 Big Ten Quarterfinals
vs. Illinois
L 76-92
03/13/2002 NIT 1st Round
New Mexico
W 96-62
03/18/2002 NIT 2nd Round
Richmond
L 66-67

2001-02 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Wisconsin 11-5 19-13
Ohio State 11-5 24-8
Illinois 11-5 26-9
Indiana 11-5 25-12
Michigan State 10-6 19-12
Minnesota 9-7 18-13
Northwestern 7-9 16-13
Purdue 5-11 13-18
Iowa 5-11 19-16
Michigan 5-11 11-18
Penn State 3-13 7-21

2001-02 Big Ten Tournament

First Round

#9 Iowa 87, #8 Purdue 72
#10 Michigan 72, #7 Northwestern 51
#6 Minnesota 84, #11 Penn State 60

Quarterfinals

#4 Indiana 67, #5 Michigan State 56
#9 Iowa 58, #1 Wisconsin 56
#2 Ohio State 75, #10 Michigan 68
#3 Illinois 92, #6 Minnesota 76

Semifinals

#9 Iowa 62, #4 Indiana 60
#2 Ohio State 94, #3 Illinois 88

Finals

#2 Ohio State 81, #9 Iowa 64

2001-02 Gopher Basketball Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Wt. Hometown (Last School)
41 Bauer, Mike F So* 6-8 205 Hastings, MN
21 Bennett, Travarus F Sr 6-7 205 Rosedale, MS (West Bolivar/SW Missouri State)
24 Bolden, Tyree G/F So 6-5 190 Milwaukee, WI (Juneau)
12 Burleson, Kevin G Jr* 6-3 190 Seattle, WA (O'Dea)
35 Chall, Randy F So 6-5 215 Forest Lake, MN
31 Esselink, Steve F So* 6-6 191 Hills, MN (Hills-Beaver Creek/Augustana)
15 Fleming, Kerwin G Sr 6-3 180 Chicago, IL (Hillcrest/Kennedy King JC)
42 Hagen, Jeff C So 6-11 250 Minnetonka, MN (Hopkins)
11 Hargrow, Maurice G Fr 6-4 175 St. Paul, MN (Highland Park)
5 Hokenson, Wade G So 5-9 160 Watertown, MN
40 Holman, Jerry F/C Jr 6-10 218 St. Paul, MN (Humboldt/Minneapolis C&T)
30 Lorang, Justin G/F Sr 6-5 190 Worthington, MN
1 Rickert, Rick F Fr 6-10 202 Duluth, MN (East)
3 Robinson, Aaron G Fr 5-9 160 Rockford, IL (Guilford)
45 Rychart, Dusty F Sr* 6-7 210 Grand Rapids, MN

* Indicates a player who has used a redshirt season

2001-02 Final AP Poll

Team Record Pts
1 Duke (58) 29-3 1,759
2 Kansas (10) 29-3 1,667
3 Oklahoma (2) 27-4 1,630
4 Maryland (1) 26-4 1,572
5 Cincinnati 30-3 1,529
6 Gonzaga 29-3 1,356
7 Arizona 22-9 1,196
8 Alabama 26-7 1,192
9 Pittsburgh 27-5 1,191
10 Connecticut 24-6 1,048
11 Oregon 23-8 1,033
12 Marquette 26-6 887
13 Illinois 24-8 848
14 Ohio State 23-7 830
15 Florida 22-8 735
16 Kentucky 20-9 629
17 Mississippi State 26-7 587
18 Southern California 22-9 531
19 Western Kentucky 28-3 510
20 Oklahoma State 23-8 423
21 Miami (FL) 24-7 349
22 Xavier (OH) 25-5 308
23 Georgia 21-9 296
24 Stanford 19-9 268
25 Hawaii 27-5 130

2001-02 Final USA Today Poll

Team
1 Maryland
2 Kansas
3 Indiana
4 Oklahoma
5 Duke
6 Connecticut
6 Oregon
8 Cincinnati
9 Pittsburgh
10 Arizona
11 Illinois
12 Kent State
13 Kentucky
14 Alabama
15 Missouri
16 Gonzaga
17 Ohio State
18 Marquette
18 Texas
20 UCLA
21 Mississippi State
22 Southern Illinois
23 Florida
24 Xavier (OH)
25 North Carolina State

Final Four

Semifinals

Maryland 97, Kansas 88
Indiana 73, Oklahoma 64

Finals

Maryland 64, Indiana 52