The Gophers finished the regular season with a sub-.500 record, but they're going to the postseason nonetheless.
A roundup of Big Ten basketball action from Monday, Nov. 30, 2015:
Indiana 112, Alcorn State 70
Nebraska, Minnesota and Illinois all failed to record the requisite six wins to become bowl eligible. But that's not going to prevent them from making postseason appearances.
It all comes down to this.
With Jerry Kill no longer running things in Minnesota, a coaching staff that prided itself on how long it had been together is being broken apart.