The Gopher men's basketball team is ranked #21 this week in the Associated Press top 25 poll and isn't ranked but received 48 votes for the USA Today poll.  Minnesota is 6-1 and is coming off a consolation title at the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament in the Bahamas.

The Gophers lost to #5 Duke in the first round before beating #19 Memphis and topping unranked Stanford 66-63 in the consolation title game.  Minnesota will play at Florida State as part of the Big Ten/ACC Challenge Tuesday night at 6:15, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 5:45.