Mbakwe vows to pay back scholarship if Gophers don't make tourney

By Jeff Borzello | College Basketball Writer
Trevor Mbakwe is expected to be a dominant force in the Big Ten for Minnesota this season. (US Presswire)

Minnesota star Trevor Mbakwe has been in the news quite a bit lately, primarily for his court hearing last month. While Mbakwe avoided possible jail time, it wasn't exactly a fall highlight for the Golden Gophers.

With just one week until the start of the 2012-13 season, Mbakwe could make headlines again. Late Saturday night/early Sunday morning, the potential All-American big man took to Twitter to show how confident he is in the Gophers this season.

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre

Latest Video

July 31, 2015
Big 12 Summer School (1:34)
July 30, 2015
Gary Parrish on the Ball brothers from California
(1:22)
July 29, 2015
Big East Hoops Summer School
(2:47)
July 28, 2015
Prospect Profile: Harry Giles
(1:49)

Latest

Most Popular

CBSSports.com Shop

Men's Nike Charcoal Denver Broncos Training Camp Performance T-Shirt

NFL Training Camp Gear
Get your favorite team
Shop Now

2015 NCAA Tournament
Final Four