Men's basketball: No. 8 Gophers will get big test on road this week
MINNEAPOLIS — This is one of those weeks in the season that will reveal a lot about Minnesota.
The Gophers have surged to a 14-1 start and a No. 8 ranking, with a loss to No. 1 Duke their only setback. But after winning their first two Big Ten games at home, they must play at No. 12 Illinois on Wednesday and No. 5 Indiana on Saturday.