Southern California vs Minnesota

Minnesota 55, Southern Cal 40

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Rodney Williams had 12 points - including two dunks - plus nine rebounds and four steals to give Minnesota some energy for a 55-40 victory over struggling Southern California on Saturday.

Julian Welch scored 16 points with six assists, and Williams scored in double digits for the second straight game after moving from the perimeter into standout Trevor Mbakwe's power forward spot. Austin Hollins added 11 points on three 3-pointers, and the Gophers (8-1) used a 12-1 run to close the first half and cruise through the final 20 minutes.

Maurice Jones had 14 points, three assists and two steals for the Trojans (4-5), who have missed the 60-point mark in five of their nine games.

Sophomore center Dewayne Dedmon, who suffered a stress injury to his right foot, returned ahead of schedule but was a nonfactor.

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Southern California Trojans
A. Fuller, F312-91-25035
D. Dedmon, F261-50-14012
M. Jones, G375-122-433314
B. Wesley, G363-81-24317
G. Allen, G181-40-00012
A. Moore271-70-01123
G. Jackson142-31-23025
J. Blasczyk111-10-00112
Totals 16-495-112481440
 32.7%45.5% 
Minnesota Golden Gophers
R. Williams, F345-72-293212
E. Eliason, C282-40-09154
J. Welch, G346-82-246116
A. Hollins, G283-92-221211
A. Hollins, G261-41-10214
M. Ahanmisi142-30-00024
C. Armelin131-40-01312
O. Osenieks110-10-01000
J. Coleman60-02-20012
A. Ingram60-10-00010
Totals 20-419-934161655
 48.8%100% 
Pac 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Arizona14-125-39
Oregon13-224-46
UCLA11-324-320
California9-518-839
USC8-621-632
Utah8-717-1080
Colorado6-916-12104
Arizona St.6-913-15136
Stanford5-913-1368
Wash. State5-1012-15153
Washington2-139-18202
Oregon St.1-145-23299

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue11-322-521
Wisconsin11-322-527
Maryland10-422-519
Northwestern9-520-737
Minnesota8-620-723
Michigan St.8-616-1142
Michigan7-717-1052
Iowa6-814-13115
Penn St.6-814-1375
Nebraska6-812-1473
Illinois5-915-1266
Indiana5-915-1291
Ohio St.5-1015-1381
Rutgers2-1313-15152
 
Other games
NC 72 Final
Kentucky 73
Iowa St 66 Final
Michigan 76
UTRGV 35 Final
Ohio St 64
Purdue 63 Final
XAV 66
Arkansas 62 Final
UConn 75
GONZ 75 Final
Illinois 82
MU 61 Final
Wisc 54
PITT 61 Final
Tenn 56
S Florida 42 Final
Kansas 70
PORT 53 Final
STL 73
SFA 42 Final
Tx A&M 55
Aus Peay 60 Final
Memphis 91
W Virg 62 Final
Miss St 75