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Associated Press Minnesota's Andre Hollins, right, lays up as Iowa's Mike Gesell tries to block the shot in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, in Minneapolis. Minnesota won 62-59. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Men's basketball: Minnesota escapes Iowa with a win

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MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota got into another game that was more about poise and hustle than shooting and passing.

This time, the Gophers pulled out a victory.

Austin Hollins hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 11.6 seconds left, lifting No. 23 Minnesota to a 62-59 win over Iowa on Sunday afternoon.

“We showed a lot of heart toward the end of the game,” Hollins said.

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