Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Joe Coleman (11) is defended by Northwestern Wildcats guard Tre Demps (14) during the first half at Welsh-Ryan Arena. Mandatory Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports
Evanston, IL (Sports Network) - Jared Swopshire totaled 16 points and eight
rebounds as Northwestern upended No. 12 Minnesota, 55-48, at Welsh-Ryan Arena.
Reggie Hearn had 13 points and Tre Demps added 10 for the Wildcats (12-8, 3-4
Big Ten), who were coming off an eight-point home loss to Indiana.
Trevor Mbakwe totaled 14 points and a game-high 16 rebounds for the Gophers
(15-4, 3-3), losers of three straight after winning 11 in a row.