Video: Dancing Gophers headed to Iowa

Will Hawkeyes swipe "Die Young" from Minnesota, which swiped it from Wisconsin?

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Mike Hlas

I don't know how Ke$ha became the rallying voice of Big Ten men's basketball, but she has.

First, Wisconsin's basketball team danced to Ke$ha's "Die Young" last Saturday after it beat Michigan in overtime. Speaking of overtime ...

Minnesota vanquished Wisconsin Thursday night in Minneapolis, 58-53 in overtime. And the Gophers danced to Ke$ha's song. Not just the players, but Coach Tubby Smith.

Does this mean Fran McCaffery will be dancing to the same song if Iowa defeats Minnesota when they meet Sunday in Iowa City?

Here are Tubby and company in the glow of victory:

 

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