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Gophers 2008-2009 Basketball Wrap

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The Gophers experienced their share of highs and lows during the season, but they made progress before a late-season regression.

FINAL RECORD: 22-12, 9-9, seventh in the Big Ten WHAT WENT RIGHT: The Gophers beat Louisville, the No. 1 overall ranked team in the NCAA Tournament, in December. Such a huge victory set the stage for what was a memorable season. Minnesota's defensive pressure and multiple sets caused fits for opponents. The depth (11 players averaged double figures in minutes) allowed the Gophers to wear down... Recommended Stories

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