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USA TODAY Sports Wisconsin guard Ben Brust, right, passes the ball to teammate Josh Gasser as Minnesota guard Austin Hollins looks on during the first half Thursday at the Kohl Center in Madison, Wis.

Men's basketball: Gophers fall in rematch with Badgers


By Marcus R. Fuller

St. Paul Pioneer Press

MADISON, Wis. — The last time the Gophers played — and beat — Wisconsin, they had the benefit of playing at home and being emotionally charged after leading scorer Andre Hollins went down with an injury on the first play.

But it was a much different situation in Minnesota’s 78-70 loss Thursday night against the No. 21 Badgers at the Kohl Center.

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