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Northwestern Wildcats (9-15)


Sun. 2/21 Thu. 2/25 Wed. 3/3 Sun. 3/7 Wed. 3/10
vs. Wisc 
L 51-68
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@ Minn 
W 67-59
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vs. MD 
W 60-55
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vs. Neb 
W 79-78
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vs. Minn 
L 46-51
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Williams helps Minnesota knock off Northwestern 51-46

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Tre Williams scored 14 points and Jamal Mashburn Jr. 11 and Minnesota snapped a seven-game skid with a 51-46 win over Northwestern in the first round of the Big Ten Conference tournament on Wednesday.

The Golden Gophers advance to take on fifth-seeded and No. 9 ranked Ohio State on Thursday.

Minnesota pulled out the win despite shooting a paltry 37% (18 for 49) while making just 10 of 24 (42%) from the foul line.

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Leaders
Points: C. Audige12.3
Rebounds: P. Nance6.8
Assists: B. Buie4.0
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: No qualifiers
3P%: B. Buie36.0%
Steals: C. Audige1.5
Blocks: P. Nance0.7
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Gonzaga31-1
2 Illinois24-7
3 Baylor28-2
4 Michigan23-5
5 Alabama26-7
6 Houston28-4
7 Ohio State21-10
8 Iowa22-9
9 Texas19-8
10 Arkansas25-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Baylor28-2
2 Gonzaga31-1
3 Houston28-4
4 Michigan23-5
5 Alabama26-7
6 Arkansas25-7
7 UCLA22-10
8 Illinois24-7
9 USC25-8
10 Florida State18-7
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Big Ten Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
4 Michigan 14-3 23-5
2 Illinois 16-4 24-7
8 Iowa 14-6 22-9
20 Purdue 13-6 18-10
7 Ohio State 12-8 21-10
Wisconsin 10-10 18-13
Rutgers 10-10 16-12
Maryland 9-11 17-14
Michigan State 9-11 15-13
Indiana 7-12 12-15
Penn State 7-12 11-14
Northwestern 6-13 9-15
Minnesota 6-14 14-15
Nebraska 3-16 7-20
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 70.3 (203)
Rebounds: 7.5 (319)
Assists: 14.7 (77)
FG%: 43.3% (215)
FT%: 71.8% (145)
3P%: 35.3% (106)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 70.0 (174)
Rebounds: 26.1 (125)
Assists: 14.9 (300)
FG%: 42.8% (154)
FT%: 70.9% (188)
3P%: 33.1% (142)
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