Minnesota Defeated the Wildcats Earlier this Season at Williams Arena
Austin Hollins led Minnesota with 21 points and four steals
Reserves scored 42 points in the win
Minnesota defeated Southern Miss to advance to the NIT Semifinals in New York.
Minnesota defeated Saint Mary's at Williams Arena to advance in the NIT.
Minnesota defeated Penn State, 63-56, in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.
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The Gopher men's basketball team defeated Penn State at Williams Arena to close out the regular season.
Men's Basketball vs. Saint Mary's
USATSI photos, Sunday Jan. 26, 2014
Minnesota men's basketball
Minnesota vs. Purdue - AP Photos
2013-14 | Senior Season:
Appeared in 28 games in a reserve role opened his senior campaign with two points in nine minutes off the bench against Lehigh (11/9) scored three points and dished out five assists in 13 minutes off the bench against Wofford (11/21) contributed eight points in 17 minutes off the bench against Chaminade (11/27) scored seven points and tied a career-high with six rebounds against New Orleans (12/7) dished two assists and scored two points against TAMUCC (12/28) posted three assists, two points and two rebounds vs. Wisconsin (1/22) scored a career-high tying 13 points with one assist and one rebound vs. Penn State (3/9) eclipsed career-high with 21 points and added three rebounds, one steal and an assist vs. High Point (3/18 - NIT) scored seven points, two steals, and two assists vs. Saint Mary's (3/23 - NIT).
2012-13 | Junior Season:
Opened the season with eight points off the bench against American (11/9) scored 10 points off the bench and was perfect from the field and free throw line against Duke (11/22) scored seven points and grabbed three rebounds in 14 minutes off the bench against North Florida (12/01) scored six points and dished out three assists in 21 minutes of the bench against Indiana (2/26).
2011-12 | Sophomore Season:
Established a then career-high with eight points off the bench against South Dakota State (11/14) scored a career-high 10 points in eight minutes off the bench against Dayton (11/27) played a season-high 23 minutes and dished out five assists against Appalachian State (12/6) started and tied a then career-high with 10 points and four rebounds against Central Michigan (12/13) established career-highs with 13 points and three steals against North Dakota State (12/22) played a career-high 37 minutes in the Big Ten opener at Illinois (12/27) tied a career-high with two treys and scored seven points at Michigan (1/1) scored seven points in 18 minutes off the bench at Nebraska (2/5) missed game against Michigan State (2/22) with a sprained ankle letterwinner.
2010-11 | Freshman Season:
Played seven minutes in his collegiate debut against Wofford (11/12) averaged 3.3 minutes per game during the Puerto Rico Tip-Off scored first collegiate points against North Dakota State (11/24) made first collegiate start against Virginia (11/29) tied for the team lead with four assists against Cornell (12/4) played 13 minutes at Michigan (1/22) and finished with five points and three rebounds scored a career-high seven points in 11 minutes at Iowa (2/13) started, played a career-high 32 minutes and tied a career-high with seven points at Northwestern (3/2) started and tied a career-high with four assists vs. Penn State (3/6) dished out a career-high six assists against Northwestern in the Big Ten Tournament (3/10) letterwinner.
Spent a year at Stoneridge Prep in Simi Valley, Calif. averaged 20.0 points per game at Stoneridge graduated from Golden Valley High School in Santa Clarita, Calif. in 2009 averaged 20.2 points per game as a senior finished his career as all-time leading scorer and three-point shooter at GVHS.
Born July 17, 1991 son of Marissa Frankera and Victor Ahanmisi human resource development major has two younger siblings, Jerrick and Mylenne.
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