Gophers advance in NIT, other results 19 Mar 14

UNDATED (AP) — The NIT opened on Tuesday.

Robert Morris beat St. John’s 89-78, Florida State topped Florida Gulf Coast 58-53, Georgetown was a 77-65 winner against West Virginia and Missouri downed Davidson 85-77.

Arkansas thumped Indiana State 91-71, Belmont earned an 80-65 win against Green Bay, Minnesota eliminated High Point 88-81 and Clemson knocked out Georgia State 78-66.

The final game of the night had Saint Mary’s beating Utah 70-58.

Minnesota will play Saint Mary’s, Sunday in the 2nd round.