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  • King scores 20, Minnesota beats Rutgers 80-68 in Big Ten

      CHICAGO (AP) – Joey King hit six 3-pointers and scored 20 to lead Minnesota to an 80-68 victory over Rutgers in the first round of the Big Ten tournament on Wednesday. The 11th-seeded Golden …

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    12 Mar 15
  • Newbill's buzzer-beating 3 lifts Penn State past Minnesota

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – D.J. Newbill pulled up and calmly swished a 3-pointer at the buzzer, giving him 31 points to lift Penn State to a 79-76 victory over Minnesota on Sunday. The Big Ten’s …

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    09 Mar 15
  • Sam Dekker

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Frank Kaminsky had 25 points on 10-for-15 shooting, Sam Dekker added 20 points and No. 6 Wisconsin became Big Ten regular season champions with a 76-63 victory over Minnesota on Thursday …

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    06 Mar 15
  • NIT Season Tip-Off: Minnesota v Georgia

      EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Carlos Morris made a tying 3-pointer while being fouled with 2.2 seconds left in regulation, and although he missed the ensuing free throw, Minnesota controlled the overtime for a …

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    27 Feb 15
  • Northwestern hits 15 3s to beat Minnesota 72-66

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Bryant McIntosh scored 17 points and Northwestern hit 15 3-pointers to beat Minnesota 72-66 on Wednesday night. Tre Demps added 11 points, seven assists and five rebounds for the Wildcats (12-14, 3-10 …

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    19 Feb 15
  • Zahui B. record night as Minnesota upends No. 13 Iowa 93-80

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Amanda Zahui B. scored a career-high 39 points and grabbed a conference-record 29 rebounds as Minnesota upset No. 13 Iowa 93-80 on Tuesday night. Zahui B.’s rebounding record eclipsed the former Big …

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    18 Feb 15
  • Carlie Wagner

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota guard  has been chosen for the Big Ten’s Freshman of the Week award for women’s basketball. The honor was announced on Monday by the conference. Wagner averaged 22 points, 3.5 …

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    10 Feb 15
  • Penn State holds off Minnesota rally in 63-58 win

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) – D.J. Newbill scored 12 points, Jordan Dickerson blocked a shot with 4 seconds left and Penn State held off a late Minnesota rally to defeat the Gophers 63-58 Wednesday night. …

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    29 Jan 15