"Billy Lange to St. Joe's is an incredibly natural pairing," he said. "Where do I begin? He's the son of a coach, knows Philly intimately, is highly respected, a man of integrity. I think he's just going to take off."
Karl-Anthony Towns scored 18 points and Robert Covington added 13 for the Timberwolves, who shot 49 percent from the field and made 14 of 27 3-pointers against one of the league's top defensive teams.