The Gopher basketball team defeated Penn State in overtime in the 2nd round of the Big Ten Tournament last night. The win may have cemented their place as an at-large team in the NCAA Tournament. The Star Tribune's Lavelle E Neal III joined me on WJON today.
Theisen is currently sporting a 3.95 GPA as an accounting major at St. Cloud State. On the court, the senior is averaging 15.8 points per game and recently set records for career games played (125) and three-pointers made in a season (112).
The senior is averaging 15.4 points per game this season for SCSU while also connecting on 51% of his three-point attempts. Perhaps more impressively, Thiesen boasts a 3.95 GPA and is just a half-semester away from graduating.