Gophers stun No. 19 Memphis, 84-75

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The Gophers' Andre Hollins scored 41 points Friday to lead Minnesota to an 84-75 victory over 19th-ranked Memphis in the consolation round of the Battle4Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas.

The Star Tribune reports Hollins' 41 points is the highest total by a Gophers player since Ollie Shannon tied the record with 42 points against Wisconsin in 1971.

Hollins went 12-of-16 in shooting, and he was a sterling 5-for-5 from 3-point range, SBNation noted.

Minnesota will play the winner of the Stanford-Northern Iowa consolation game at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

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