Former metro standouts playing well for Gophers

Four former metro prep basketball stars — Amir Coffey, Gabe Kalscheur, Daniel Oturu and Kenisha Bell — are making major contributions to the University of Minnesota men’s and women’s basketball programs, respectively.

Click through for photos of the players in action. All photos by Dr. Mitchell Palmer McDonald.

Junior guard Coffey (Hopkins), who stands 6’8”, is averaging 15.3 points per game for the men’s team — currently sporting a 10-2 record — while compiling 39 assists and 12 steals.