Gadiva Hubbard reached 1,000 career points in the loss.
Freshman Jasmine Powell averaged 19.4 points, 4.6 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game in the last five games.
Hubbard will be the 26th player in program history to reach the milestone.
Guards Jasmine Brunson and Jasmine Powell led Minnesota with 35 points combined.
After starting the Big Ten 2-9, Minnesota is looking for a strong second half finish.
The Minnesota women's basketball team lost 65-52 to No. 20 Indiana Monday night, a game that marked the midway point of their Big Ten schedule.
Minnesota will face Indiana on Monday in one of its toughest games yet.