New-look Gophers add switch Loewe from W&M
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota made guard Luke Loewe the newest piece of a significant offseason roster revamp, choosing up the graduate switch from William & Mary.The Gophers introduced the addition of Loewe on Monday. The 6-foot-4, 186-pound Loewe was a two-time All-Defensive Crew decide within the Colonial Athletic Affiliation and a second-team All-CAA choice in 2020-21.Loewe, a local of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, began 80 of 107 profession video games for the Tribe. He was sixth within the CAA in scoring final season with a mean of 16.2 factors per recreation and led the convention in assist-to-turnover ratio. He additionally led the CAA as a junior in 2019-20 in 3-point capturing at 43.9%, earlier than his price dropped to 29.8% final season.Solely two gamers from the 13-man roster the Gophers completed final season with are anticipated to return beneath new coach Ben Johnson. Three of the departing gamers have been seniors. The opposite eight have entered the switch portal, together with starters Marcus Carr, Liam Robbins and Gabe Kalscheur. Carr can be an early entry candidate for the NBA draft.The primary newcomer Johnson added was ahead Jamison Battle, who performed the previous two seasons at George Washington.