The Gopher men's basketball team routed Mount St. Mary's 85-56 Monday night at Williams Arena.  Austin Hollins led the Gophers with 14 points, Andre Hollins added 13 points, Trevor Mbakwe added 10 points and 9 rebounds and Joe Coleman chipped in 10 points.  Minnesota played without senior center Ralph Sampson III who was out with an ankle injury.  Freshman Elliott Elliason made his first college start in place of Sampson.

Minnesota is 4-0 and will play DePaul at 1:30pm in Orlando on Thanksgiving in the Old Spice Classic.  The other teams in the Old Spice Classic are Texas Tech, Indiana State, Wake Forrest, Arizona State, Fairfield and Dayton.