Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 11/26/12
2012 marks the 14th season of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge, and after losing the event’s first 10 matchups, the Big Ten is looking to make it four straight victories this year.  And while the Big Ten is widely regarded as the nation’s best conference this season, the ACC boasts three teams in the most recent AP Top 25, including Duke who has compiled the country’s best resume so far this year. Here’s a rundown of this season’s matchups, complete with players to watch and a prediction for each one. Tuesday Minnesota (6-1) at Florida State (4-1) Time: 7:15 EST TV: ESPN2 Minnesota Player to Watch: Andre Hollins (14.0 ppg, 4.0 apg, 1.1 spg) Hollins isn’t necessarily the best player on the Gophers, but it’s fair to say he’s the most important.  His play at the point sparked the team late last season, and while his shooting percentages don’t look great so far, Hollins has continued to do a solid job as the lead guard.  And just in case you were too busy shopping on Friday and missed the Minnes
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