« Continue Browsing

e-mail article Print     e-mail article E-mail

Associated Press, Published November 09 2012

Minnesota Gophers basketball top American

MINNEAPOLIS – Austin Hollins scored 15 of his career-high 20 points in the first half as Minnesota jumped out to a big lead en route to a 72-36 win over American on Friday night in the men’s basketball season opener for both teams.

AMERICAN U. (0-1): Schoof 1-5 6-6 8, Munoz 0-6 4-4 4, Lumpkins 2-7 5-8 9, Wroblicky 1-4 1-4 3, Carroll 1-3 0-1 3, Fisher 2-3 0-0 4, Bersch 0-2 0-0 0, Kager 1-5 0-0 2, Reed 1-3 0-0 3, Vasic 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 9-38 16-23 36.

MINNESOTA (1-0): Au. Hollins 8-16 3-3 20, Williams Jr. 7-10 1-1 16, An. Hollins 1-8 1-4 3, Coleman 2-6 5-6 9, Eliason 1-5 1-2 3, Ahanmisi 3-6 0-1 8, Osenieks 0-4 0-0 0, Mbakwe 1-2 2-2 4, Ingram 1-1 1-2 3, Walker 2-2 0-0 4, Welch 1-2 0-0 2, Halvorsen 0-0 0-0 0, Shell 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 27-62 14-21 72.

Halftime: Minnesota 44-14. 3-Point Goals: American U. 2-7 (Reed 1-1, Carroll 1-2, Schoof 0-2, Bersch 0-2), Minnesota 4-22 (Ahanmisi 2-4, Williams Jr. 1-1, Au. Hollins 1-7, Coleman 0-1, Osenieks 0-4, An. Hollins 0-5). Fouled Out: Wroblicky. Rebounds: American U. 30 (Lumpkins 9), Minnesota 41 (Eliason 9). Assists: American U. 5 (Munoz 3), Minnesota 17 (An. Hollins 7). Total Fouls: American U. 19, Minnesota 20. A: 10,172.