Tuesday's Top 25 College Men's Basketball Capsules
Games played Nov. 27, 2012
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Trey Burke had 18 points and a career-high 11 assists without a turnover and No. 3 Michigan held off a late rally by No. 18 North Carolina State in a 79-72 victory Tuesday night.
Freshman Nik Stauskas led the Wolverines (6-0) with 20 points and Tim Hardaway Jr. added 16.
T.J. Warren had 18 points N.C. State (4-2), which trailed 73-58 before going on a 10-0 run.
Michigan committed only six turnovers — four in the first half. N.C. State shot 57 percent from the field but lost its fifth straight game in the ACC-Big Ten challenge.
Michigan has committed 10 or fewer turnovers in five of its six games this season.
No. 21 MINNESOTA 77, FLORIDA ST. 68
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Joe Coleman scored 16 points and Rodney Williams added 14 for Minnesota which beat defending Atlantic Coast Conference champion Florida State in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge.
Coleman made 8 of 13 field goals and had 12 points in the second half while helping the Gophers build a 58-37 lead.
Austin Hollins added 13 points and Andre Hollins had 12 for the Gophers, who never trailed. Elliott Eliason had 10 rebounds.
Minnesota (7-1) led 38-25 at halftime and by as many as 21 points in the second half. The Gophers' lone loss was to No. 2 Duke in the Battle 4 Atlantis.
Reserve Terrance Shannon led Florida State (4-2) with 14 points and 11 rebounds. Michael Snaer finished with 12 points and Terry Whisnant and Okaro White both had 10 for the Seminoles.
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