How to Watch Northwestern vs. Minnesota Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – February 3

The Northwestern Wildcats (15-6, 6-4 Big Ten) will attempt to break a three-game road losing streak when they take on the Minnesota Golden Gophers (13-7, 4-5 Big Ten) on Saturday, February 3, 2024 at Williams Arena. The game airs at 2:00 PM ET on Big Ten Network.

To see the Wildcats battle the Golden Gophers, go to Big Ten Network.

Wildcats vs. Golden Gophers Game Info

  • Date: Saturday, February 3, 2024
  • Time: 2:00 PM ET
  • TV: Big Ten Network
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Venue: Williams Arena

Wildcats Insights

  • Northwestern is 151st in college basketball with 75.4 points per game this season. At the other end, it ranks 126th with 69.9 points allowed per contest.
  • The Wildcats are averaging just 29.9 rebounds per game (0-worst in college basketball), and they are allowing 33.3 rebounds per contest (95th-ranked).
  • Northwestern ranks 31st in the country with 16.4 dimes per game.
  • The Wildcats are forcing 13.1 turnovers per game this season (71st-ranked in college basketball), but they’ve averaged just 8.2 turnovers per contest (third-best).
  • Northwestern is sinking 8.3 three-pointers per game this year (103rd-ranked in college basketball), and it owns a 38.9% three-point percentage (10th-best).
  • The Wildcats rank 25th-worst in the country with a 36.5% shooting percentage allowed from downtown. Meanwhile, they are allowing 7.2 treys per game (165th-ranked in college basketball).
  • Northwestern is attempting 36.5 two-pointers per game this year, which account for 63% of the shots it has taken (and 70% of the team’s baskets). Meanwhile, it is attempting 21.4 treys per contest, which are 37% of its shots (and 30% of the team’s buckets).

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Golden Gophers Insights

  • Minnesota puts up 76.6 points per game and allow 68.3, making them 116th in the country offensively and 93rd on defense.
  • At 37.4 rebounds per game and 32.9 rebounds conceded, the Golden Gophers are 108th and 76th in the country, respectively.
  • With 18.6 assists per game, Minnesota is seventh-best in college basketball.
  • The Golden Gophers are 227th in the nation in turnovers per game (11.9) and 260th in turnovers forced (10.8).
  • Minnesota is 148th in college basketball in 3-pointers made (7.8 per game) and 178th in 3-point percentage (34%).
  • The Golden Gophers are the 10th-best team in the nation in 3-pointers allowed (5.5 per game) and 145th in 3-point percentage defensively (32.7%).
  • In 2023-24, Minnesota has attempted 60.6% percent of its shots from inside the 3-point line, and 39.4% percent from beyond it. In terms of makes, 71.9% of Minnesota’s baskets have been 2-pointers, and 28.1% have been 3-pointers.

Wildcats Leaders

  • Boo Buie leads the Wildcats in points and assists per game, scoring 18.8 points and distributing 5.3 assists.
  • Brooks Barnhizer leads Northwestern in rebounding, pulling down 6.3 boards per game while also scoring 14.7 points a contest.
  • Ty Berry leads the Wildcats in three-point shooting, making an average of 2.4 shots per game from beyond the arc.
  • Barnhizer and Matthew Nicholson lead Northwestern on the defensive end, with Barnhizer leading the team in steals averaging two per game and Nicholson in blocks averaging 1.4 per contest.

Golden Gophers Leaders

  • Dawson Garcia has the top spot on the Golden Gophers leaderboards for both scoring and rebounding with 17.4 points and 7.1 rebounds per game.
  • Minnesota’s assist leader is Elijah Hawkins with 7.7 per game. He also records 8.5 points per game and adds 3.8 rebounds per game.
  • Mike Mitchell Jr. is the most prolific from distance for the Golden Gophers, hitting two threes per game.
  • Minnesota’s leader in steals is Hawkins with two per game, and its leader in blocks is Pharrel Payne with 1.6 per game.
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