RICHMOND - Andre Hollins scored 26 points as the Minnesota Gophers defeated the Richmond Spiders 74-59 last night.

The Gophers improve to a 3-0 start with the win. This was Minnesota's only nonconference road game of the season in the refurbished Robins Center.

Senior Cedrick Lindsay led the Spiders with 15 points in the loss.

Gopher basketball will host Coastal Carolina Tuesday night. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m.