New York, NY (Sports Network) - Chasson Randle and Aaron Bright scored 15
points apiece on Thursday and Stanford cruised to a 75-51 victory over
Minnesota in the NIT title game.
The Cardinal (26-11) outscored Minnesota 44-26 in the second half to capture
their second-ever NIT championship. They also defeated Cleveland State,
Illinois State, Nevada and Massachusetts in this year's tournament and got 11
points from Anthony Brown in Thursday's victory.
Rodney Williams scored 12 for the Golden Gophers (23-15), who were in search
of their second NIT title. They had won six of seven games entering Thursday
and eliminated La Salle, Miami-Florida, Middle Tennessee State and Washington
before running into Stanford.
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