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Big Ten Geeks: Back on the NCAA tourney bubble

Minnesota propelled itself back into the field of 68 with a decisive win over Iowa at home. The Gopher defense has been much-maligned this season (this is the second-worst defense in the Big Ten), but that doesn’t matter when you shoot 58 percent from 3 and 63 percent on 2s. As Uncle Drew would say, this game has always been about getting buckets, and when you shoot like this you don’t need to defend all that well to get a win. Austin Hollins led the way with 27 points on 10 shots, but I think the best indication of how

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Video: Austin Hollins, Devyn Marble put on shooting clinic

There might not be a more entertaining half in the Big Ten this season than the one Iowa and Minnesota put on in the first 20 minutes Tuesday. The halftime score: 51-47, Minnesota. The team’s field goal percentages: Iowa (50 percent); Minnesota (67 percent, including 75 percent from distance). The stars: Devyn Marble (19 points on 7-11 FGs); Austin Hollins (18 points on 8-8 FGs). Watch the guards match each other shot for shot. VIDEO: How hot were @GopherBBall's Austin Hollins and @IowaHoops Devyn Marble in first half? THIS hot. WATCH – — Big Ten Network (@BigTenNetwork) February 26,

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We have liftoff! Austin Hollins soars for another dunk

Any time Minnesota plays, there’s a pretty good chance Austin Hollins will throw down an impressive dunk. Hollins added to his long highlight reel in the first half of Wednesday night’s game vs. Illinois. Watch Hollins soar for his latest trademark right-handed powerful flush in this post. INSTANT HIGHLIGHT: We have liftoff! Austin Hollins adds to his incredible @GopherBBall dunk reel. WATCH – — Minnesota on BTN (@BTN_Minnesota) February 20, 2014 Here are some of Hollins’ other best dunks: PUT IT ON A POSTER! @GopherBball senior Austin Hollins absolutely posterizes Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes! WATCH – — Big Ten

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What if the Big Ten had a dunk contest?

The NBA recently announced six contestants who will be competing in the 2014 Slam Dunk contest during NBA All Star weekend. That got us thinking about if the Big Ten had a dunk contest. Who are some of the top dunkers in the Big Ten this year? Here is a breakdown of the six Big Ten players I would want to see in a dunk contest. Did I miss anyone? Tweet them to me @BTNSean. [ MORE: Check out the Big Ten’s Best Dunkers show on BTN2Go ] 1. Sam Thompson, Ohio State 2. Austin Hollins, Minnesota 3. Rayvonte Rice,

Aaron White

Who is the B1G's most underrated player?

The weekend is officially here. So that means it’s time for my weekly survey of seven Big Ten hoops writers. This week’s question: Who is the Big Ten’s most underrated player? Check out the responses. No consensus, but some interesting responses. [ MORE: Week in review: Contenders begin to pull away ] Graham Couch, Lansing State Journal: Aaron White, if he’s underrated anymore. You don’t hear his name with other stars, but he makes it go at Iowa. Nathan Baird, Lafayette Journal Courier: Austin Hollins isn’t even the highest-regarded Hollins on his own team, but he helps Minnesota in so

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Minnesota's Austin Hollins posterizes Wisconsin

There are certain dunks that simply make you say “wow”, and then there is the type of dunk that Austin Hollins had in the second half of Wednesday night’s win over Wisconsin. Minnesota’s senior guard drove to the basket and exploded for a huge one-handed slam over Wisconsin freshman Nigel Hayes. Even better, Hollins was fouled on the slam. Watch it in this post. PUT IT ON A POSTER! @GopherBball senior Austin Hollins absolutely posterizes Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes! WATCH – — Big Ten Network (@BigTenNetwork) January 23, 2014 Hollins has had plenty of highlight-reel dunks this season, but this

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Video: Austin Hollins adds to dunk highlight reel

Austin Hollins had a pair of slams on’s top 10 nonconference dunks. The Minnesota senior exploded for another impressive flush in Sunday’s home game vs. Purdue. This time, Hollins used a shot fake from beyond the 3-point line to get to the basket for a powerful right-handed throw-down. Watch the dunk in this post. INSTANT HIGHLIGHT: Austin Hollins just added to his impressive 2013-14 dunk collection. @GopherBball WATCH – — Minnesota on BTN (@BTN_Minnesota) January 5, 2014 Not too bad. Here’s what BTN color commentator Stephen Bardo said about the jam: “It’s not cold in here after that

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Here are 14 hoops thoughts as we enter 2014

The conference hoops season tips off New Year’s Eve. I hope you’re excited, too! Before the games really start to count, here are 14 (random) thoughts I have entering 2014. For the record, no, these thoughts are in no particular order. [ MORE: Video: Watch our top 10 nonconference dunks ] 1. As many as three Big Ten teams could hold the No. 1 ranking this season. Michigan State already has been No. 1, while No. 3 Ohio State and No. 4 Wisconsin could also get their time atop the polls. Both the Buckeyes and Badgers are undefeated, and if

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Hollins, Scott earn weekly Big Ten hoops honors

The Big Ten office announced its weekly Big Ten men’s basketball honors Monday. Minnesota’s Austin Hollins claimed Player of the Week, while Purdue’s Bryson Scott took Freshman of the Week. See what both players did to earn the honors in this post. [ MORE: View the latest men’s college basketball polls ] Player of the Week: Austin Hollins, Minnesota, G – Sr. – 6-4 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

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Video: You need to see this Austin Hollins alley-oop

Say, does Rodney Williams still suit up for Minnesota? Nope. Austin Hollins was the high-flyer who soared for the Williams-esque one-handed alley-oop vs. New Orleans on Saturday. Boy, can he fly. Hollins has shown his ups all year, but he hasn’t had a better finish than this jam. Watch it in this post. INSTANT HIGHLIGHT: How high is Austin Hollins on the dunk? High enough & then some. #orvillemoment @GopherBBall – — Minnesota on BTN (@BTN_Minnesota) December 7, 2013 Presented by Orville Redenbacher’s Popcorn, these video segments are great football moments clipped and posted online during live Big Ten