Minnesota 82, Purdue 79

Jan. 5, 2014

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Minnesota 82, Purdue 79
Postgame Notes
Williams Arena (11,851) | Minneapolis, Minn.
RECORDS: Purdue (10-5, 0-2); Minnesota (12-3, 1-1)

• Purdue's allowed 82 points, the second-most points allowed this year ... it also allowed just its second opponent (Oklahoma State) to shoot at least 50.0 percent from the field.
• Minnesota snapped a three-game losing streak against the Boilermakers, dating back to Jan. 13, 2011.
• Purdue is 4-5 under Matt Painter in its first game when flipping the calendar to the new year.
• Purdue started the same lineup in back-to-back games for the first time since the Oklahoma State and Washington State games on Nov. 28-29, 2013.
• Purdue fell to 6-5 when its bench outscores the opponents' bench ... Purdue outscored Minnesota's bench, 30-20.
• Purdue fell to 77-4 under Matt Painter when winning both the rebounding and turnover battles in the same game ... Purdue won the rebounding battle by six and the turnover battle by five.
• Purdue had assists on 15 of its 25 field goals ... it entered the game with assists on just 49.0 percent of its made field goals.
• Purdue has outrebounded five straight opponents by a combined 34 rebounds ... Purdue is just 5-4 when outrebounding opponents this year.
• Purdue lost for the first time this year (now 7-1) when shooting more free throws than its opponent.
• Minnesota's 12 three-pointers were the second most by an opponent this year ... Northern Kentucky had 13 in the season opener.
• Purdue had 21 offensive rebounds, resulting in a season-high 28 second-chance points ... the 21 offensive rebounds were the most since having 24 against Northwestern on Feb. 2, 2013.
• Purdue's forwards and centers accounted for 23 points and 13 rebounds ... Purdue's guards accounted for 56 points and 19 rebounds.
• Purdue fell to 6-3 in games decided by single digits this year and 2-1 in games decided by three or fewer points.
• Purdue is now 8-1 this year when turning the ball over fewer times than its opponent ... the eight turnovers were a season low and the Boilermakers had just two turnovers in the second half.
• Purdue lost for the first time this year (now 4-1) on Sundays.

Matt Painter...
• 186-100 overall at Purdue.
• 90-65 against Big Ten foes.
• 25-69 when trailing at halftime.
• 34-81 when opponents shoot a higher percentage from the floor.
• 13-46 when opponents shoot 48.0 percent or higher.
• 124-29 when outrebounding opponents.
• 129-20 when attempting more free throws than its opponent.
• 115-20 when scoring at least 70 points.
• 1-26 when allowing 80 or more points.

Terone Johnson...
• recorded 13th double-figure scoring effort of the season (8-5); 56th of career (36-20).
• has made a three-pointer in 10 straight games.
• is 19-of-39 (.487) from three-point range in last 10 games.
• his four three-pointers made tied a career high (vs. Northwestern; 2-24-13).
• the four three-pointers were the most by a Purdue player this year.

Ronnie Johnson...
• his 7 assists were the most assists against no turnovers in his career (previous best was 4 vs. Iowa on 1-27-13).
• fifth career game (49 games) with no turnovers.
• recorded 12th double-figure game of season (8-4) and 33rd of career (18-15).
• now needs two assists for 200 in his career.

Basil Smotherman...
• has now scored at least seven points in each of his last seven games.
• led team in rebounding for first time in career.

Kendall Stephens...
• moved into sixth place all alone on the Purdue freshman three-pointers made list (28).

Sterling Carter...
• tallied 10 points, the most for him since Nov. 17, 2013 vs. Rider (13 points).
• recorded a season-high four rebounds.
• now has 827 points in 80 career games, with 187 career three-pointers.
• over last seven games, is 11-of-24 (.458) from three-point range.

A.J. Hammons...
• saw a streak of 19 straight games with a blocked shot end (Feb. 27, 2013 at Iowa).





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