Check out this preview of Minnesota's game with No. 1 Illinois. In talking about the Gophers season to date, Bob Wothe of the Minnesota Daily writes:
The Gophers' lone quality win? A 72-56 defeat of Holy Cross on Dec. 4 -- not exactly the type of win a team wants to have at the top of its resume.Sure it is a bit of a backhanded compliment. But when is the last you heard anybody from the Big 10 refer to beating a Patriot League team as a "quality win."