Experts believe the tournament's No. 1 overall seed, Louisville will be crowned national champions on Monday night.
The Golden Gophers signed 19 players to their 2013 recruiting class. While there were no superstars, they did land several three-star recruits.
Wide receivers Randall Cobb and Jordy Nelson and tight end Jermichael Finley all participated fully in practice on Thursday after being limited on Wednesday.
Quarterback Christian Ponder was limited by a sore elbow in practice on Thursday for the second straight day.
Minnesota is .500 on the season, but the division leaders are putting more space between themselves and the Timberwolves.
The Minnesota Timberwolves remain near .500 and in the middle of most NBA power rankings.
Brandon Roy could return to the court for the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday when they take on the Phoenix Suns.
Despite struggled from Christian Ponder throughout the season, the Minnesota Vikinga aren't expected to take a quarterback high in the 2013 NFL Draft.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have lost four of their last five games and now find themselves in last place in the Northwest Division.
Three Minnesota Vikings received the most fan votes at their position in the NFC - running back Adrian Peterson, defensive end Jared Allen, and offensive tackle Matt Kalil.