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USA TODAY Sports Florida State center Michael Ojo defends Minnesota forward Maurice Walker during the first half of their NIT semifinal game Tuesday at Madison Square Garden in New York.

Men's basketball: Gophers advance to NIT finals

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By Marcus R. Fuller

St. Paul Pioneer Press

NEW YORK — New York Knicks players had to be jealous watching how hot the Gophers were from three-point range in the first half of Tuesday night’s NIT semifinal at Madison Square Garden.

They hit four straight shots from beyond the arc and finished with seven three-pointers in the first half to take a 10-point halftime lead against Florida State.

Minnesota couldn’t keep up that shooting for long.

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