College Basketball News 26 Feb 13

The Minnesota Golden Gopher men’s basketball team clashes with Indiana tonight at Williams Arena. The Gophers have lost two in-a-row and four-of-five overall following last Wednesday’s 71-45 setback at Ohio State. Minnesota sits at 18-and-9 on the season and 6-and-8 in the Big Ten. Indiana is 24-and-3 and 12-and-2. Tipoff tonight is set for 7 p.m.

The MIAC has named its weekly award winners in basketball. St. Thomas senior Tommy Hannon of St. Paul is the men’s MIAC Player of the Week. Hannon reached the 1000-point club in his team’s win over Augsburg in the MIAC postseason championship. St. Thomas senior point guard Kellie Ring of Somerset, Wisconsin is the women’s weekly honoree. She helped her squad post a win in the MIAC women’s tournament, averaging 14-points per game.