Northwestern vs Minnesota Wrap - Northwestern Wins 55-54
Drew Crawford scored 17 points leading Northwestern to a 55-54 victory over Minnesota at Williams Arena on Saturday.
Northwestern won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10.5-point spread as underdogs.
Northwestern got 15 points from JerShon Cobb and another 11 points from Tre Demps. Alex Olah contributed 3 assists, while Sanjay Lumpkin cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Minnesota got 14 points from Maurice Walker in a losing cause and another 13 points from Austin Hollins. Deandre Mathieu contributed 5 assists for them, while Austin Hollins had 6 rebounds.
Northwestern led at halftime, 32-29.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-25.