Gophers coach Johnson on 4-0 start, next game vs. Jacksonville

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The Gophers will try and get to 5-0 Wednesday night when Jacksonville visits Williams Arena. Head coach Ben Johnson previewed the game Tuesday and touched on why his team is off to this solid start.

***Click the video box above to watch Johnson’s Tuesday news conference***

This is the fifth time in the last six years that the Gophers have started the season 4-0.

Forward Jamison Battle is averaging a team-best 18.8 points per game. Following Wednesday’s game vs. Jacksonville, the schedule will be a lot more challenging. Road games at Pittsburgh and Mississippi State are followed by a home game vs. Michigan St. and a road game at Michigan.