Rhode Island vs Nebraska

Nebraska 83, Rhode Island 63


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Bo Spencer scored 23 points and Nebraska capitalized on Rhode Island's turnover problems in the first half to beat the Rams 83-63 on Sunday.

The Cornhuskers (3-0) won their 26th straight home nonconference game and are off to their best start in three years. The Rams (0-3) are off to their worst start since 1974-75.

Caleb Walker added 17 points and Dylan Talley 15 for the Huskers, and Brandon Richardson had a career-high eight assists and four steals.

Orion Outerbridge led Rhode Island with 24 points. The Rams' Jamal Wilson, who averaged 31 points through two games, was held to 14.

Nebraska made 11 of its first 15 shots. The Rams missed 15 of their first 19, and the Huskers led by 20 points less than 12 minutes into the game.

Nebraska converted the Rams' 15 first-half turnovers into 25 points.

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Rhode Island Rams
O. Outerbridge, F357-166-6100024
J. Holton, F241-90-07012
N. Malesevic, F231-40-01142
J. Wilson, G376-120-163014
M. Powell, G200-30-02020
T. Buchanan243-71-21319
L. Shengelia164-70-02038
R. Harris151-22-23334
B. Vedder50-10-00000
A. Kemp10-00-00010
Totals 23-619-1134101563
Nebraska Cornhuskers
B. Ubel, F190-10-05240
J. Diaz, C264-81-25119
B. Spencer, G318-135-624023
C. Walker, G287-80-034017
B. Richardson, G252-50-02825
T. McCray191-20-03133
D. Talley186-111-152215
C. Niemann121-30-03032
D. Rivers80-10-00110
M. Fox60-10-00010
C. Hilliard42-22-30006
J. Moore41-10-01103
Totals 32-569-1232241783
Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Rhode Island13-525-1031
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201

Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
W. Virginia12-628-924
Iowa St.12-624-1121
Oklahoma St.9-920-1340
Kansas St.8-1021-1457
Texas Tech6-1218-14123
Other games
Old Dom 52 Final
Kentucky 62
COPS 70 Final
UConn 87
MS Val St 75 Final
NC 101
USA 39 Final
Florida St 80
Purdue 56 Final
Alabama 65
Ole Miss 66 Final
MU 96