Saturday's Gopher-Hoosier Matchup Sets BTN Viewing Record

Go Gophers!
Andre Hollins led Minnesota with 25 points against Indiana.

Go Gophers!
Andre Hollins led Minnesota with 25 points against Indiana.
Go Gophers!

Jan. 14, 2013

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The BTN announced today that Minnesota’s matchup at Indiana on Jan. 12 in Bloomington was the highest-rated regular-season basketball game in its history, according to Nielsen metered market data. The game earned a program average household rating of 2.08 across the network’s eight metered markets - Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, Detroit, Indianapolis, Milwaukee, and Minneapolis.

Saturday’s game also was the top-rated cable program of the day in both the Indianapolis and Minneapolis markets, according to Nielsen.

Minnesota, ranked No. 9 in the most recent AP Poll, will be back in action at Williams Arena on Thursday, Jan. 17 to face the fifth-ranked Michigan Wolverines. The game is scheduled to tip at 6:00 p.m. CT.

Tickets are available for all remaining Minnesota home games by calling 612.624.8080 or 1.800.UGOPHER or online at www.gophersports.com or www.mygophersports.com.

 
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