Gopher Basketball Advances In NIT
The Gopher men's basketball team won at Miami (Florida) in the 2nd round of the NIT Monday night. Minnesota went out to a 12-0 lead and never trailed. Rodney Williams led the Gophers with 21 points and both Andre Hollins and Joe Coleman each scored 14 for Minnesota. The Gophers shot 58 percent from the field while Miami shot 34 percent.
Minnesota is 21-14 this season and will play at Middle Tennessee in the NIT quarterfinals Wednesday night at 6pm. See the game on ESPN2.