Minnesota Defeats Penn State 81-63 - Recap
|Minnesota Defeats Penn State 81-63 - Recap|
Deandre Mathieu scored 16 points leading Minnesota to an 81-63 victory over Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.
Minnesota was a 7-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Minnesota got 16 points from Maurice Walker and another 14 points from Austin Hollins. Deandre Mathieu contributed 6 assists, while Joey King cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Penn State got 24 points from D.J. Newbill in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tim Frazier. Geno Thorpe contributed 4 assists for them, while Ross Travis had 9 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 38-24.
The rebound battle favored Penn State as they grabbed 27 boards, while Minnesota only had 26.