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College basketball preview: FSU Seminoles vs. No. 21 Minnesota Golden Gophers


FSU vs. No. 21 Minnesota

When/where: 7:15; Tucker Center, Tallahassee

TV/radio: ESPN2; 1040-AM

Records: Minnesota 6-1, FSU 4-1

Notable: The Seminoles head into the 14th annual ACC-Big Ten Challenge on a four-game winning streak, though they struggled to put away North Florida on Wednesday in a 75-67 victory. FSU and Minnesota are meeting in the challenge for the fourth time. … The Gophers bounced back from a loss to Duke by beating then-No. 19 Memphis and Stanford in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas. They're ranked for the first time since Jan. 31, 2011. … Minnesota point guard Andre Hollins, just named Big Ten player of the week, had 41 points in the win over Memphis, the fourth Gophers player ever to reach 40 and the first since 1971.

Times staff

College basketball preview: FSU Seminoles vs. No. 21 Minnesota Golden Gophers 11/26/12 [Last modified: Monday, November 26, 2012 10:20pm]
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