Gopher Men Pick Up Another Win 05 Dec 12

The 14th-ranked Golden Gopher men’s basketball team took advantage of an injury-riddled South Dakota State team with an 88-64 win last night in Minneapolis. The visiting Jackrabbits were without leading scorer Nate Wolters of St. Cloud. He missed the game with a severe ankle sprain. The Gophers led by 24 points at halftime and built a 31-point second half lead at one point. Minnesota’s Andre Hollins scored 22 points in the win, scoring 20 in the first half. He nailed his first six shots from three-point range. Jordan Dykstra led SDSU with 17 points. Minnesota is now 9-and-1 on the season, while the Jacks fell to 6-and-3.