Impact player

Frank Kaminsky, Wisconsin

The junior was huge in helping to keep the Gophers' recently formidable frontcourt off-balance, while finishing with 17 points and six rebounds of his own.

By the numbers:

36 Number of times Wisconsin went to the line, compared with Minnesota's 20.

50 Field-goal percentage for UW in the second half.

5 Points for Mo Walker, who has been the Gophers' go-to player on offense as of late. He scored 18 points against Wisconsin in the teams' previous meeting Jan. 22.

8 Turnovers by the Gophers in the first half, after only having seven in the entire game in the teams' first meeting.

Amelia Rayno