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
ETSU14-424-769
UNC-Green.14-423-8117
Furman14-421-1097
Chattanooga10-819-11110
Wofford10-815-16201
Mercer9-915-16196
Samford8-1017-14176
Citadel4-1411-20302
W. Carolina4-149-22253
VMI3-156-23321

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue12-423-620
Wisconsin11-522-732
Maryland10-622-728
Minnesota10-622-716
Michigan St.10-618-1142
Northwestern9-720-950
Michigan9-719-1046
Iowa8-816-1394
Illinois7-917-1257
Indiana6-1016-1389
Ohio St.6-1016-1373
Penn St.6-1014-1581
Nebraska6-1012-1687
Rutgers2-1413-16173
 
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