Minnesota Golden Gophers defeat Penn State Nittany Lions, 75-70

When Penn State showed up for its pregame shootaround at midday Tuesday, Lawrence Westbrook was on the Williams Arena floor working on his jumper.

Two hours before an 8 p.m. game time, he was still shooting.

And when Westbrook was done for the day, he had gone 11-for-16 and tied a career-high with 29 points -- 16 in the final 11 minutes, 29 seconds -- in the Gophers men's basketball team's 75-70 come-from-behind victory over the Nittany Lions.

Westbrook, who said ...