Coleman, Gophers outclass Penn State, 80-66

It's two straight road wins for the Gophers as they upend Penn State at the Bryce Jordan Center. Freshman Joe Coleman led the way, with a career-high 23 points.
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It's two straight road wins for the Gophers as they upend Penn State at the Bryce Jordan Center. Freshman Joe Coleman led the way, with a career-high 23 points.

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