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Minnesota edges SMU for NIT championship

Published: Friday, April 4, 2014 11:10 a.m. CST

NEW YORK (AP) — Austin Hollins hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 46.1 seconds left and Minnesota won the NIT championship, beating SMU 65-63 to give the Pitino family its latest postseason tournament title.

Hollins scored 19 points and Andre Hollins had 14 for the Golden Gophers (25-13), who took home the trophy for the third time.

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