Posted December 31, 2012 on minnesota.scout.com
MINNEAPOLIS — All the numbers from the Gophers' 76-63 win over the Michigan State Spartans. Keith Appling lead MSU with 15 points and six steals while Andre Hollins had game-highs in points (22) and assists (6) for Minnesota.
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