Appalachian State vs Minnesota

Minnesota 70, Appalachian St. 56

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Rodney Williams tied a career-high with 18 points as Minnesota held off Appalachian State 70-56 Tuesday night.

Williams broke a 52-52 tie with a 3-pointer as the shot clock expired with 4:45 to play, followed by Chip Armelin's three-point play and Julian Welch's layup - both off of steals - to put the Gophers (9-1) ahead for good. Welch had 15 points for the Gophers and freshman Joe Coleman scored 10.

Ralph Sampson III, who missed two games due to a left ankle injury, supplied 10 points and five rebounds off the bench for Minnesota.

Omar Carter led the Mountaineers (4-4) with 18 points. Rodney Milum added a career-high 16 points, going 5 for 9 from behind the 3-point line.

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Appalachian State Mountaineers
A. Williamson, F320-52-28322
I. Butts, C374-61-28139
O. Carter, G365-115-733318
J. Trice, G281-62-23015
G. Vilarino, G232-90-00124
R. Milum225-101-201416
M. Woods191-30-00222
B. Okam30-10-02020
Totals 18-5111-1529111956
 35.3%73.3% 
Minnesota Golden Gophers
R. Williams, F368-101-261318
E. Eliason, C210-30-03230
A. Hollins, G272-70-05314
J. Welch, G254-76-620215
A. Hollins, G110-10-03200
M. Ahanmisi231-21-23523
C. Armelin213-72-33118
R. Sampson III194-72-252110
J. Coleman134-52-412010
O. Osenieks41-10-01022
Totals 27-5014-1932181570
 54%73.7% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga15-329-650
ETSU14-423-1186
Furman11-719-16167
Wofford11-715-17200
W. Carolina10-816-18166
UNC-Green.10-815-19237
Mercer8-1019-15194
Samford4-1414-19252
VMI4-149-21317
Citadel3-1510-22322

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Indiana15-327-824
Michigan St.13-529-612
Maryland12-627-914
Purdue12-626-915
Iowa12-622-1129
Wisconsin12-622-1343
Ohio St.11-721-1474
Michigan10-823-1357
Northwestern8-1020-12115
Penn St.7-1116-16119
Nebraska6-1216-18165
Illinois5-1315-19149
Minnesota2-168-23257
Rutgers1-177-25294
 
Other games
VMI 70 Final
PITT 97
MRSH 56 Final
Syracuse 62
EVAN 48 Final
NC 97
Missouri 81 Final
NOVA 71
LB St 80 Final
Kansas 88
Wash 77 Final
MU 79
Memphis 71 Final
Miami-FL 54