NCAA Game Summary - South Dakota State at Minnesota|
(Tuesday, December 10)
Final Score: Minnesota 75, South Dakota State 59
Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Austin Hollins tallied 20 points and 14
rebounds as the Minnesota Golden Gophers made easy work of the South Dakota
State Jackrabbits, 75-59, in a non-conference affair at Williams Arena.
Elliott Eliason also tallied a double-double for Minnesota (9-2) with 10
points and 12 boards, DeAndre Mathieu netted 15 points and Andre Hollins
chipped in eight points and eight assists.
For SDSU (4-7), Jordan Dykstra registered 16 points and 12 rebounds, while
Chad White added 15 points.
Although Minnesota shot a modest 40.6 percent from the field in the first
half, it was still able to take a 36-28 lead into intermission by holding SDSU
to just 37 percent shooting.
The Gophers improved their field goal efficiency after haltime to 46.7 percent
as their lead swelled to as many as 20.
Minnesota held a convincing advantage on the glass, outrebounding SDSU, 40-30.
Fifteen of the Gophers' boards were of the offensive variety, which led to 15
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