Indiana 88, Minnesota 81

Saturday, January 12, 2013 12:00 PM
Location - Assembly Hall, Bloomington, Indiana
Officials - Tom Eades, Larry Scirotto, Ted Valentine
Attendance - 17472

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Minnesota 29 52 81
Indiana 52 36 88

Recap


No. 5 Indiana 88, No. 10 Minnesota 81
: Victor Oladipo led five players in double figures with 20 points as the host Hoosiers held on after an explosive first half and ended the Golden Gophers' 11-game winning streak.

Jordan Hulls scored 19 points and Cody Zeller added 18 for Indiana (15-1, 3-0 Big Ten) while Andre Hollins scored a game-high 25 points and Trevor Mbakwe added 13 points and 10 rebounds for Minnesota (15-2, 3-1).

The Gophers matched the Hoosiers in the early going, but Minnesota committed seven of its 12 first-half turnovers over the final 10:25 and failed to pick up Christian Watford and Hulls at the 3-point line until it was too late. Indiana to shot 65.6 percent in the first half, including 7-of-11 beyond the arc.

As a result, the Hoosiers – who never trailed – broke open a one-point game and outscored the Gophers 36-14 over the remainder of the half, entering the break with a commanding 52-29 advantage.

Minnesota outplayed Indiana in the second half and nearly overcame a 15-point deficit with 4:36 remaining, but Hulls collected his own rebound after missing two foul shots with 18 seconds left and hit a pair of free throws three seconds later. Watford drained two free throws with three seconds remaining to account for the final margin.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Indiana, which scored 19 of its first-half points off turnovers, defeated its sixth straight ranked opponent at home. … Minnesota’s winning streak was its longest since opening the 2008-09 season with 12 consecutive victories. … Three of Oladipo’s five fouls were committed on 3-point attempts by Minnesota, including two over the final 2:48.

Minnesota Golden Gophers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Trevor Mbakwe 34:00 5-9 0-0 3-3 4 6 10 3 4 0 2 2 13
Rodney Williams 26:00 5-9 1-1 0-0 3 2 5 1 5 0 0 3 11
Austin Hollins 33:00 4-10 3-5 2-3 3 2 5 3 3 1 4 1 13
Joe Coleman 32:00 4-8 0-1 3-3 0 3 3 1 5 3 2 0 11
Andre Hollins 35:00 8-20 5-12 4-6 0 1 1 3 4 4 5 0 25
Maverick Ahanmisi 7:00 2-5 2-4 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 6
Oto Osenieks 6:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Julian Welch 10:00 0-3 0-3 0-0 0 0 0 3 2 0 1 0 0
Elliott Eliason 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Andre Ingram 10:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 2
TOTAL 200 29-66 11-27 12-15 11 16 27 15 25 9 17 6 81
  43.9% 40.7% 80.0% Team Rebs: 7   Total TO: 17

Indiana Hoosiers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Christian Watford 32:00 4-11 2-3 5-8 3 6 9 0 1 0 3 0 15
Victor Oladipo 30:00 8-10 1-2 3-4 4 2 6 2 5 3 2 0 20
Cody Zeller 32:00 6-8 0-0 6-8 2 4 6 2 1 2 1 3 18
Kevin Ferrell 37:00 5-8 1-3 2-4 0 1 1 8 1 1 2 0 13
Jordan Hulls 29:00 4-8 4-7 7-10 1 3 4 2 4 1 4 0 19
Will Sheehey 16:00 0-3 0-2 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 2 1 0 0
Remy Abell 12:00 0-3 0-1 1-2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 1
Jeremy Hollowell 4:00 0-2 0-1 1-2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Hanner Mosquera-Perea 8:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
TOTAL 200 27-53 8-19 26-40 13 17 30 14 15 9 15 3 88
  50.9% 42.1% 65.0% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 15