6 p.m. at Rutgers • Streamed on BTN Plus, 96.7 FM
Matchup of modest win streaks
Gophers update: The Gophers have won two straight and five of their past seven. Four of those victories came without G Gadiva Hubbard (sprained ankle). She returned to practice this week and is expected to play. F Kadi Sissoko had 20 points in Sunday's victory over Wisconsin. She has made 19 of 26 shots in the past three games, averaging 15.3 points. G Sara Scalia has hit 27 of 67 three-point attempts over the past seven games (40.3%). G Jasmine Powell has made five of 12 three-pointers in the past two games.
Rutgers update: After having to postpone eight games because of COVID-19, the Scarlet Knights have won three in a row, against Nebraska and at Northwestern and Purdue. They won those games by an average of 16.7 points. Rutgers is led by senior guard Arella Guirantes (22.0 points, 6.0 rebounds, 5.4 assists and 2.4 blocks per game), freshman G Diamond Johnson (17.9 points) and G Tekia Mack (12.4 points). The Knights are first in the Big Ten in turnovers forced (21.2) and steals (13.4). Rutgers is 5-1 at home, the only loss coming to first-place Maryland.