Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/12/14
Andre Hollins scored a career-high 41 points to lead Minnesota to an 84-75 victory over No. 19 Memphis on Friday in the consolation semifinals of the Battle 4 Atlantis. The sophomore guard scored 24 points in the first half - one off his career high entering the game - and he closed strong, making 7 of 8 free throws and throwing in a monster dunk over the final 1:15 to account for all the Golden Gophers' points in a 9-0 run to end the game. Hollins finished 12 of 16 from the field - making all five of his 3-point attempts - and going 12 of 13 from the free throw line. Minnesota (5-1), which lost 89-71 to No. 5 Duke in the first round, will meet the winner of the Northern Iowa-Stanford game for fifth place on Saturday. D.J. Stephens had 15 points to the Tigers (2-2), who lost 78-65 to VCU in the opening round and now face the possibility of being one of four ranked teams in the field which could go home without a win. Hollins had a quiet 24 points in the first half, which ended ...
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