Q&A: Transfer Parker Fox on choosing Gophers

KSTP Sports
Updated: April 16, 2021 01:58 PM
Created: April 15, 2021 07:40 PM

Division II All-American Parker Fox announced he's transferring to the University of Minnesota and will play for the Gophers men's basketball program.

We caught up with Fox to hear about why he chose the Gophers, his history as a Gophers fan, his love for new coach Ben Johnson, and more.

***Click the video box above to watch our conversation with Fox***

Fox, a 6-8 forward who graduated from Mahtomedi High School, averaged 22.3 points and 9.9 rebounds a game last season at Northern State University. 

Creighton, Florida State, Ohio State and San Diego State were among the other programs recruiting Fox. He's the fifth transfer new head coach Ben Johnson has landed this spring.

We also talked with Fox after Minnesota extended him an offer. Click here to watch that conversation.


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