Minnesota Falls to No. 22 Purdue, 75-63

Feb. 24, 2013

Box Score |  Quotes |  Photo Gallery 

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Rachel Banham scored 21 points Sunday, but No. 22 Purdue defeated Minnesota 75-63.

KK Houser and Drey Mingo scored 14 points each, and Sam Ostarello had 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Boilermakers (20-7, 9-5 Big Ten), who had lost two in a row. Purdue is tied for third in the Big Ten.

Banham led Minnesota (16-12, 5-9) with 21 points. Micaella Riche had 13 points and nine rebounds, Sari Noga added 12 points and Kionna Kellogg scored 10 for the Gophers.

Minnesota only trailed 65-63 with 3 1/2 minutes left, but the Gophers didn't score again. Purdue scored the final 10 points, the last eight from the free-throw line.


 

 

MORE HEADLINES

Maturi, Hunter Inducted into DECC Hall of Fame

5/25/2017

The Duluth-area hall of fame recognized the Gophers' former athletic director and one of their top women's basketball players.

WNBA Update - May 19

5/19/2017

All three Golden Gophers in the WNBA saw action during the league's first week of the 2017 season.

Marty McGillan Added to Gophers' Coaching Staff

5/16/2017

The veteran men's assistant has coached seven NCAA Tournament teams and more than 60 future pros.

Proud Sponsors Of Gopher Athletics