Impact player Corey Sanders, Rutgers
The junior guard scored 15 of his 23 points in the first half. Sanders shot 9-for-20 and grabbed seven rebounds.
BY THE NUMBERS
17-2 Rutgers advantage in second-chance points, which came on 15 offensive rebounds after outrebounding the Gophers 47-25.
6 Assist total for both Minnesota and Rutgers.
1,731 Number of career points for Nate Mason, finishing fifth in Gophers history.
39 Shooting percentage for the winning team (22-for-56) while the Gophers managed just 35 percent (18-for-52)