Skip to main content

Gophers bust losing streak with blowout over Nebraska

  • Author:
  • Updated:

The Gophers put a four-game losing streak to an end with a blowout over Nebraska, 84-65 at Williams Arena.

Rodney Williams also broke out of a slump with a season-high 23 points. He added eight rebounds.

Minnesota had a big first half, scoring 44 points -- the same amount they FINISHED with against Wisconsin on Saturday.

Sophomore point guard Andre Hollins did his job by scoring 14 points and controlling the ball. He had three turnovers, but the Gophers finished with a season low five turnovers as a team.

The Gophers shot 54.2% from the floor. They outrebounded the Huskers 34-to-17.

Ray Gallegos led Nebraska with a career-high 30 points.

Highlights? Right here:

Next Up

police lights

On the lam since 2007, suspect in MN murder case arrested in Florida

The suspect is one of three men connected to a fatal drive-by shooting on St. Paul's West Side.

Deer on road

Motorcyclist in collision with deer dies from injuries

The 55-year-old from Princeton died at a hospital a day after the crash.


Burnsville approves measure that will make its landfill much taller

The expansion will increase the landfill's allowable height by an additional 268 feet.

michael carbo

Northern MN man found guilty in 1980s cold case murder

Nancy Daugherty was found dead in the afternoon hours of July 16, 1986.

Red Ox Cafe

Breakfast spot in Ham Lake closes after decades in business

The business posted an announcement on its front door.

Screen Shot 2022-08-17 at 1.43.04 PM

St. Paul man killed partner, himself while their 5 kids were home

St. Paul confirmed the double shooting on Tuesday evening was murder-suicide.

Kids competing in USA Mullet Championships

Minnesota, Wisconsin kids competing in USA Mullet Championships

The contest is divided into kids and teens divisions.


One killed after being trapped under UTV near Alexandria

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says the victim died at the scene.


What's in the Inflation Reduction Act signed by President Biden?

How the nation's biggest climate law will reduce emissions.

Patrick Henry High School

Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis will get new name

A school board meeting was held this week, discussing what's next going forward.

Mike Max

Mike Max is out at WCCO Radio

Max got his start at WCCO Radio in 1998.

Pixabay - emergency room ambulance hospital

Uber passenger dies a week after fiery crash in St. Paul

Her Uber was struck by a suspected drunk-driver.