After scoring his 1,000th point as a Golden Gopher and leading the Gophers to a couple wins last week, Austin Hollins earned his first career Big Ten Player of the Week award.
- Posted his third double-double of the season with a game-high 20 points and career-high 14 rebounds in the Golden Gophers' win over South Dakota State
- Eclipsed the 1,000-point plateau for his career
- Converted seven field goals against the Jackrabbits, corralled nine defensive boards and added three assists
- Earns his first career Big Ten Player of the Week honor
- Last Minnesota Player of the Week: Trevor Mbakwe (March 4, 2013)