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 (4-4)302656
Minnesota (9-1) «323870

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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
ETSU5-014-482
Furman4-113-596
UNC-Green.3-112-589
Wofford3-112-5103
W. Carolina4-28-10199
Samford3-27-11261
Mercer2-39-9220
Citadel1-46-11313
VMI0-55-11269
Chattanooga0-66-13301

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue6-017-29
Ohio St.6-015-422
Michigan5-216-432
Michigan St.4-216-330
Indiana4-211-7105
Nebraska4-313-772
Maryland3-414-647
Minnesota3-414-684
Penn St.3-413-7117
Wisconsin2-39-9140
Northwestern2-411-8108
Rutgers1-511-8200
Iowa1-510-9136
Illinois0-610-9149
 
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