Minnesota vs Northwestern Recap - Minnesota Wins 54-48
Minnesota grabbed a 54-48 win over Northwestern on Sunday, behind an 18-point effort from Deandre Mathieu at Welsh-Ryan Arena.
Minnesota was a 4-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Minnesota got 8 points from Andre Hollins and another 8 points from Maurice Walker. Andre Hollins contributed 3 assists, while Austin Hollins cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Northwestern got 23 points from JerShon Cobb in a losing cause and another 10 points from Alex Olah. Tre Demps contributed 3 assists for them, while Drew Crawford had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Northwestern were victorious, as the score was 28-25 at the break.
Minnesota had a 36-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.