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No. 22 Ohio State escapes Minnesota with 74-72 OT win

Marc Loving's jump shot from the lane with 5.6 seconds left in overtime lifted No. 22 Ohio State to a 74-72 victory over Minnesota on Tuesday night, helping the Buckeyes escape with the win after blowing a 12-point second-half lead.

No. 12 Maryland beats Minnesota 70-58

Melo Trimble scored 20 points, and No. 12 Maryland used a strong defensive performance to beat Minnesota 70-58 on Saturday in the Terrapins' inaugural Big Ten home game.

Minnesota beats Michigan 30-14

Mitch Leidner ran for a touchdown and passed for another in Minnesota's 30-14 win against Michigan on Saturday.

Minnesota handles San Jose State 24-7

Backup quarterback Chris Streveler ran for 161 yards and touchdown in his first career start on Saturday and Minnesota defeated San Jose State 24-7.

Minnesota fires coach Tubby Smith

Minnesota has fired Tubby Smith one day after the Golden Gophers lost to Florida in the NCAA tournament.