Recap - Minnesota Defeats Penn State 68-65
|Recap - Minnesota Defeats Penn State 68-65|
Minnesota grabbed a 68-65 win over Penn State on Wednesday, behind a 16-point effort from Deandre Mathieu at Bryce Jordan Center.
Minnesota was a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Andre Hollins had 14 points for Minnesota and Elliott Eliason chipped in with 11 points. Andre Hollins had 3 assists for them, while Elliott Eliason was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Penn State got a 20-point performance from Tim Frazier, who was supported by 18 points from Ross Travis. Tim Frazier had 8 assists in a losing cause for Penn State, while Ross Travis grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Penn State were victorious, as the score was 35-30 at the break.