Northwestern vs Minnesota

Minnesota 75, Northwestern 52

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Rodney Williams had 11 points and four steals and flustered the Big Ten's leading scorer to help Minnesota to its third straight win, 75-52 over Northwestern on Sunday.

Williams added three blocks and Joe Coleman had 16 points, five rebounds and three steals for the Golden Gophers (15-5, 3-4 Big Ten).

John Shurna scored 21 points for the Wildcats (12-7, 2-5), but he shot just 8 of 21 and scored 10 of those points in the final 11 minutes with the game already decided.

Northwestern shot 32.7 percent and missed its first 15 shots of the game to lose for the fourth time in five games. Drew Crawford, the Big Ten's third-leading scorer at 17.6 points per game, managed just five points on 2 for 10 shooting.

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Northwestern (12-7)242852
Minnesota (15-5) «413475

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Northwestern Wildcats
J. Shurna, F378-212-821121
D. Crawford, F302-101-43035
D. Curletti, F303-80-07337
R. Hearn, G321-35-64228
D. Sobolewski, G220-50-01130
A. Marcotullio284-80-044311
L. Mirkovic100-00-03010
N. Fruendt90-00-00100
O. Jimenez10-00-00000
J. Montgomery III10-00-20000
Totals 18-558-2028121652
 32.7%40% 
Minnesota Golden Gophers
R. Sampson III, F294-72-262110
R. Williams, F275-91-132411
A. Hollins, G304-91-222211
J. Coleman, G285-76-1053116
J. Welch, G247-80-065414
M. Ahanmisi130-10-01020
C. Armelin132-40-01225
O. Osenieks121-20-00102
A. Hollins112-52-23116
E. Eliason100-00-05130
C. Halvorson10-00-01000
A. Ingram10-00-01000
K. Shell10-00-00000
Totals 30-5212-1740192075
 57.7%70.6% 
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
 
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PSU 54 Final
Indiana 73
Wisc 67 Final
Illinois 63
VT 47 Final
Virginia 45