Gophers Edge SMU For NIT Title

Gophers Edge SMU For NIT Title
(New York, NY) -- Austin Hollins took home top honors as the MVP of the National Invitation Tournament as the Minnesota Golden Gophers beat SMU 65-63 for their first NIT title since 1993. Hollins scored 19 points and had four steals last night at Madison Square Garden, while Andre Hollins added 14 and Deandre Mathieu had 13 points. Minnesota finishes the basketball season with a 25-13 record.