Minnesota downs Providence to start 2-0 14 Nov 17

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Jordan Murphy had 23 points and 14 rebounds, and No. 14 Minnesota outlasted Providence 86-74. 

Murphy scored 15 points in the second half, leading the Gophers back from a three-point halftime deficit. 

Nate Mason added 17 points and Amir Coffey finished with 15.

The Gophers tied it up 55-55 in the second half, then used a 23-11 run to take control.