The Gopher men's basketball team used a strong second half to surge past Clemson 78-60 Monday night at Williams Arena. The Gophers are now 4-4 on the season.

Minnesota outscored Clemson 43-31 in the second half to pull away for the win.

Marcus Carr led Minnesota with 24 points and nine assists, while Daniel Oturu added 21 points on 9-11 shooting.

The Gophers will play at Iowa Monday, December 9th. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m.