Minnesota Golden Gophers defeat St. Joseph's Hawks, 97-74

When he missed a few, it was considered an anomaly.

But then, it got worse.

What happened to Blake Hoffarber?

The junior guard heard the whispers and read the headlines about his problems from the three-point line last year, after he shot 43.9 percent from beyond the arc in Big Ten Conference play as a freshman but only 25.7 percent as a sophomore.

But in the Gophers' past three games, he has led the team in scoring, including a 20-point burst in a 97-74 win over ...