Amir Coffey, Gophers
He scored 21 points, including 15 in the first half. He also had six rebounds and three assists.
BY THE NUMBERS
8 Consecutive victories for Wisconsin in the series before Thursday, dating to 2014.
7 Gophers steals, including two in a row down the stretch by Dupree McBrayer.
7-for-17 Wisconsin’s free throw shooting, including 1-for-7 from star Ethan Happ.