Minnesota vs. Indiana: Recap and Stats

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Minnesota vs. Indiana: Recap and Stats
(5) Minnesota 81
(15-2, 3-1 away)
(5) Indiana 88
(15-1, 11-1 home)
Venue: Assembly Hall (IN)
12:00PM ET / 9:00AM PT, January 12, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Minnesota 29 52 81
Indiana 52 36 88
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Minnesota A Hollins 14 T Mbakwe 8 A Hollins 3
Indiana C Zeller 16 C Zeller 7 K Ferrell 5

No. 5 Indiana squared off with No. 8 Minnesota on Saturday, January 12th and beat the Golden Gophers 88-81 in Big Ten play. With the win, the Hoosiers remain unbeaten versus AP-Ranked teams at 2-0 for the season. Cody Zeller had an impressive game for the Hoosiers and put up 18 points and six rebounds. Victor Oladipo also had a great game, scoring a season-high 20 points and adding six rebounds. Trevor Mbakwe registered a double-double for the Golden Gophers on 13 points and 10 rebounds. The Hoosiers are on a five-game win streak. Indiana (15-1, 3-0 Big Ten) welcomes Wisconsin (11-4, 2-0 Big Ten) on Tuesday, January 15th.

Indiana Game Notes

  • Indiana started 15-1 during the 2011 and 2007 seasons (since 1996).
  • The win over Minnesota extended the Indiana winning streak to 6 games.
  • Prior to this game, IU played 41 Top 25 opponents in the last 5 seasons with a record of 9-32.
  • The Hoosiers have outshot their opponents in field goal percentage for the past 6 games.
  • This is the 11th game at home this season--IU has a 34.4 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • The top two scorers (Victor Oladipo and Jordan Hulls) accounted for 44.3% of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Christian Watford and Cody Zeller) accounted for 41.6% of the rebounds.
  • Victor Oladipo has led the team in scoring in 4 out of 16 games this season.
  • Christian Watford has led the team in rebounding in 7 out of 16 games this season.
  • Christian Watford has 9 straight double-digit point games.
  • Cody Zeller has 8 straight double-digit point games.
  • This marks the 3rd 20-point game of Victor Oladipo's career.
  • Victor Oladipo has 14 straight double-digit point games.
  • This was the 1st foul out of the season for Victor Oladipo.
  • Victor Oladipo had a career high with 8 field goals made.

Minnesota Game Notes

  • Andre Hollins recorded a team season high in field goals attempted with 20 and three pointers attempted with 12.
  • Andre Hollins accounted for 30.8% of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Trevor Mbakwe and Austin Hollins) accounted for 44.1% of the rebounds.
  • Andre Hollins has led the team in scoring 5 times in 17 games this season.
  • Trevor Mbakwe has led the team in rebounding 9 times in 17 games this season.
  • This marks the 10th 20-point game of Andre Hollins's career.
  • Andre Hollins set a career high with 4 steals.
  • Trevor Mbakwe recorded the 32nd double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Trevor Mbakwe recorded a double-double. It was his 5th this season and 28th of his career.
  • This was the 1st foul out of the season for Joe Coleman.
  • This was the 1st foul out of the season for Rodney Williams.
MINN PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ATrevor Mbakwe3413103022
AAndre Hollins352513405
ARodney Williams261151030
B+Austin Hollins331353114
BJoe Coleman321131302
CM. Ahanmisi7600101
-Julian Welch10003001
-Andre Ingram10210001
-Oto Osenieks6020001
-Eliott Eliason7001000
IU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Cody Zeller321862231
AVictor Oladipo302062302
AKevin Ferrell371318102
B+Jordan Hulls291942104
B+C. Watford321590003
-H. Mosquera-Perea8110000
D+Will Sheehey16020201
FRemy Abell12100002
-J. Hollowell4110000

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