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2009-10 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 2009-10 Season

  • Head Coach:  Tubby Smith (3rd season)
  • Overall Record: 21-14
  • Conference Record: 9-9
  • The 76 Classic was played at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.

2009-10 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
11/05/2009 Exhibition
Minnesota-Duluth
W 114-47
11/09/2009 Exhibition
Minnesota State-Moorhead
W 98-49
11/13/2009 Tennessee Tech W 87-50
11/16/2009 Stephen F. Austin W 82-42
11/19/2009 Utah Valley W 76-51
11/26/2009 76 Classic
vs. Butler
W 82-73
11/27/2009 76 Classic
vs. Portland
L 56-61
11/28/2009 76 Classic
vs. Texas A&M
L 65-66
12/02/2009 Big Ten/ACC Challenge
@ Miami (FL)
L 58-63
12/05/2009 Brown W 91-55
12/08/2009 Morgan State W 94-64
12/12/2009 St. Joseph's (PA) W 94-74
12/15/2009 Northern Illinois W 89-48
12/23/2009 South Dakota State W 92-62
12/29/2009 Penn State W 75-70
01/02/2010 @ Iowa W 86-74
01/05/2010 @ Purdue L 60-79
01/09/2010 Ohio State W 73-62
01/13/2010 @ Michigan State L 53-60
01/17/2010 @ Indiana L 78-81
01/23/2010 Michigan State L 64-65
01/26/2010 Northwestern W 65-61
01/31/2010 @ Ohio State L 63-85
02/06/2010 @ Penn State W 66-64
02/11/2010 Michigan L 63-71
02/14/2010 @ Northwestern L 74-77 OT
02/18/2010 Wisconsin W 68-52
02/20/2010 Indiana W 81-58
02/24/2010 Purdue L 58-59
02/27/2010 @ Illinois W 62-60
03/02/2010 @ Michigan L 55-83
03/07/2010 Iowa W 88-53
03/11/2010 Big Ten 1st Round
vs. Penn State
W 76-55
03/12/2010 Big Ten Quarterfinals
vs. Michigan State
W 72-67 OT
03/13/2010 Big Ten Semifinals
vs. Purdue
W 69-42
03/14/2010 Big Ten Championship
vs. Ohio State
L 61-90
03/19/2010 NCAA 1st Round
vs. Xavier (OH)
L 54-65

2009-10 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Purdue 14-4 29-6
Ohio State 14-4 29-8
Michigan State 14-4 28-9
Wisconsin 13-5 24-9
Illinois 10-8 21-15
Minnesota 9-9 21-14
Northwestern 7-11 20-14
Michigan 7-11 15-17
Indiana 4-14 10-21
Iowa 4-14 10-22
Penn State 3-15 11-20

2009-10 Big Ten Tournament

First Round

#8 Michigan 59, #9 Iowa 52
#7 Northwestern 73, #10 Indiana 58
#6 Minnesota 76, #11 Penn State 55

Quarterfinals

#1 Ohio State 69, #8 Michigan 68
#5 Illinois 58, #4 Wisconsin 54
#2 Purdue 69, #7 Northwestern 61
#6 Minnesota 72, #3 Michigan State 67 (OT)

Semifinals

#1 Ohio State 88, #5 Illinois 81 (OT)
#6 Minnesota 69, #2 Purdue 42

Finals

#1 Ohio State 90, #6 Minnesota 61

2009-10 Gopher Basketball Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Wt. Hometown (Last School)
22 Bostick, Devron G Sr 6-5 220 Racine, WI (SW Illinois CC)
1 Carter, Paul F Jr 6-8 203 Little Rock, AK (Missouri State-West Plains)
3 Cobbs, Justin G Fr 6-3 190 Los Angeles, CA (Bishop Montgomery)
4 Dawson, Dominique F Fr 6-7 240 Minneapolis, MN (Southwest)
24 Hoffarber, Blake G Jr 6-4 220 Minnetonka, MN (Hopkins HS)
45 Iverson, Colton F/C So 6-10 258 Yankton, SD
34 Johnson, Damian F Sr* 6-7 205 Thibodaux, LA
5 Joseph, Devoe G So 6-3 179 Ajax, Ontario (Pickering)
32 Mbakwe, Trevor F Jr 6-8 240 Minnetonka, MN (Hopkins HS)
0 Nolen, Al G Jr 6-1 188 Minneapolis, MN (Henry HS)
50 Sampson III, Ralph F/C So 6-11 241 Duluth, GA (Northview)
20 Westbrook, Lawrence G Sr 6-0 193 Chandler, AZ (Winchendon Prep)
30 White, Royce F Fr 6-8 249 Minnetonka, MN (Hopkins HS)
33 Williams, Rodney F Fr 6-7 250 St. Cloud, MN (Notre Dame Prep/Apollo)

* Indicates a player who has used a redshirt season

2009-10 Final AP Poll

Team Record Pts
1 Kansas (65) 32-2 1,625
2 Kentucky 32-2 1,559
3 Duke 29-5 1,427
4 Syracuse 28-4 1,412
5 Ohio State 27-7 1,377
6 West Virginia 27-6 1,365
7 Kansas State 26-7 1,209
8 New Mexico 29-4 1,043
9 Villanova 24-7 961
10 Purdue 27-5 915
11 Butler 28-4 903
12 Temple 29-5 843
13 Michigan State 24-8 836
14 Georgetown 23-10 788
15 Tennessee 25-8 616
16 Wisconsin 23-8 603
17 Brigham Young 29-5 600
18 Pittsburgh 24-8 566
19 Baylor 25-7 550
20 Maryland 23-8 394
21 Vanderbilt 24-8 382
22 Gonzaga 26-6 359
23 Texas A&M 23-9 290
24 Richmond 26-8 141
25 Xavier (OH) 24-8 106

2009-10 Final USA Today Poll

Team Record Pts
1 Duke (31) 33-5 775
2 Butler 32-4 739
3 West Virginia 31-6 696
4 Michigan State 28-9 654
5 Kentucky 35-3 650
6 Kansas 33-3 604
7 Kansas State 29-8 573
8 Syracuse 30-5 554
9 Tennessee 28-9 494
10 Baylor 28-8 487
11 Ohio State 29-8 483
12 Purdue 29-6 448
13 Northern Iowa 30-5 344
14 Xavier (OH) 26-9 271
15 Villanova 25-8 267
16 New Mexico 30-5 229
17 Cornell 29-5 225
18 Maryland 24-9 201
19 St Mary's (CA) 28-6 198
20 Pittsburgh 25-9 182
21 Washington 26-10 163
22 Brigham Young 30-6 161
23 Gonzaga 27-7 141
24 Wisconsin 24-9 140
25 Texas A&M 24-10 136

Final Four

Semifinals

Butler 52, Michigan State 50
Duke 78, West Virginia 57

Finals

Duke 61, Butler 59