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Gophers-Illinois game recap

  • March 15, 2013 - 12:05 AM

GAME RECAP

MVP

Brandon Paul, Illinois

The Illinois senior, who hit the last-second dagger that buried the Gophers, finished with 25 of Illinois’ 51 points, going 10-for-16 from the field while the rest of the squad went 8-for-40.

By the numbers

28.3 Difference between the Gophers’ first-half shooting percentage (27.3) and their second-half percentage (55.6).

15:48 Time the Gophers played without junior guard Austin Hollins in the first half, after coach Tubby Smith benched him with two fouls.

AMELIA RAYNO

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