It was Zucker’s first career shootout goal in five tries. Zucker was the only shooter from either team to convert.
It was Jimmy Butler’s first game against his former team.
Braun is a graduate of Winona State, where he played defensive line from 2004-07 and was a graduate assistant for two years.
The Spartans committed a season-low eight turnovers and scored 23 points off 19 Minnesota giveaways.
Stefanski is the fourth offensive coordinator under coach Mike Zimmer, who just finished his fifth year.
Thunder reserve center Nerlens Noel was taken off the court on a stretcher in the third quarter after Wiggins made contact with him on a dunk attempt.