Vincent Edwards, Purdue
The 6-foot-8 senior scored 20 of his season-high 25 points in the first half. He finished 9-for-14 from the floor and 5-for-7 from three-point range.
BY THE NUMBERS
29.0 The Gophers’ shooting percentage (17-for-59), including 4-for-21 on three-pointers.
17 Combined points for Nate Mason in the past two games. He averaged 18.8 points in the Big Ten entering Saturday.
34 Largest margin of defeat for the Gophers vs. Purdue at home in the history of the series, which dates to 1904.