Golden Gophers Vs. Hoosiers: Minnesota Upsets No. 8 Indiana For First Big Ten Win Of Season

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Minnesota Vs. Indiana Final Score: Golden Gophers Knock Off No. 8 Hoosiers At Assembly Hall

The Minnesota Golden Gophers upset the No. 8 Indiana Hoosiers on Thursday night, 77-74, at Assembly Hall, where the Hoosiers were undefeated and had already beaten top ranked teams like Kentucky, Ohio State, and Michigan. It was Minnesota's first Big Ten and road win of the season.

After taking a three-point lead into the half, Minnesota maintained the lead throughout and actually built up an 11-point lead eight minutes into the second. Indiana battled back and had a chance to tie in the final seconds, but a Christian Watford three was off the mark and Minnesota rebounded to seal the upset.

Cody Zeller led both teams with 23 points. Minnesota was led by Austin Hollins' 18 points on 7-for-10 shooting.

Minnesota looks to build off their first road win at Penn State on Sunday.

For more on the Minnesota Golden Gophers, check out The Daily Gopher. For more on the Indiana Hoosiers, check out The Crimson Quarry.You can also head over to SB Nation's main NCAA Basketball hub at SBNation.com/NCAA-Basketball.

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Minnesota Vs. Indiana Score Update: Golden Gophers Hold Slim 3-Point Lead On Hoosiers At Half

No. 8 Indiana has knocked off Top 15 teams Michigan, Ohio State, and Kentucky at Assembly Hall this season, but are down three, 37-34, to the 12-5 Minnesota Golden Gophers there on Thursday night. Minnesota is currently winless during the Big Ten schedule and on the road this season.

Indiana is shooting 39-percent and just 1-for-8 from downtown while Minnesota boasts 50-percent shooting through the first 20 minutes.

Hoosiers' freshman Cody Zeller is the game's leading scorer with 10 points (on 2-for-6 shooting) and also has a team-high three rebounds. Minnesota has nine assists on their 14 makes and are being lead by sophomore guard Austin Hollins. Hollins has eight points on 2-for-3 shooting.

For more on the Minnesota Golden Gophers, check out The Daily Gopher. For more on the Indiana Hoosiers, check out their blog The Crimson Quarry.You can also head over to SB Nation's main NCAA Basketball hub at SBNation.com/NCAA-Basketball.

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Golden Gophers Vs. Hoosiers: Minnesota Still Seeking First Conference Win

For more on the Minnesota Golden Gophers, check out The Daily Gopher. You can also head over to SB Nation's main NCAA Basketball hub at SBNation.com/NCAA-Basketball.

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