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Men's basketball: Gophers' Andre Hollins aims to follow girlfriend Rachel Banham’s lead


By Marcus R. Fuller

St. Paul Pioneer Press

Anyone looking at Andre Hollins’ Twitter feed last week could see how ecstatic he was when his girlfriend, Rachel Banham, led the Gophers to a big comeback victory in the Big Ten tournament opener.

“That my girllllllll!!!!!!!! Let’s gooooooo,” Hollins wrote on his page (@andrehollins) a week ago as the University of Minnesota women’s basketball team erased a 16-point deficit to win 74-68 in overtime against Wisconsin.

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