Minnesota vs Nebraska

Minnesota 69, Nebraska 61

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Reserve guard Chip Armelin scored 15 points and Minnesota took advantage of Nebraska's poor shooting in the second half to pull away for a 69-61 victory on Sunday.

Maverick Ahanmisi converted a three-point play and Andre Hollins made a 3-pointer at the start of a 9-0 burst that broke a tie and put Minnesota (17-7, 5-6 Big Ten) up 48-39 with 7:22 left.

Nebraska (11-11, 3-8) led 33-32 at halftime, but went 2 for 16 to start the second half and had a stretch of 6 1/2 minutes without a field goal.

The Gophers extended their lead to double digits when Armelin threaded an underhand pass along the baseline to Ahanmisi for a layup.

Nebraska, out of timeouts the last 3:52, got no closer than seven points the rest of the way.

Bo Spencer had 18 points, Toney McCray 15 and Brandon Richardson 10 for the Huskers.

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Minnesota Golden Gophers
R. Williams, F333-62-23128
R. Sampson III, F214-60-03138
A. Hollins, G221-50-04533
J. Welch, G213-51-302110
J. Coleman, G190-30-07100
C. Armelin247-110-353015
M. Ahanmisi183-41-11227
E. Eliason172-22-54136
A. Hollins162-52-21218
O. Osenieks72-30-01004
A. Ingram20-00-00010
Totals 27-508-1631181669
 54%50% 
Nebraska Cornhuskers
B. Ubel, F310-32-25032
B. Richardson, G354-70-021110
B. Spencer, G356-104-405218
T. McCray, G335-104-561315
C. Walker, G264-80-04029
D. Talley252-102-21247
M. Fox130-00-02120
C. Niemann20-00-01010
Totals 21-4812-1324101861
 43.8%92.3% 
Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Indiana15-327-824
Michigan St.13-529-612
Maryland12-627-914
Purdue12-626-915
Iowa12-622-1129
Wisconsin12-622-1343
Ohio St.11-721-1474
Michigan10-823-1357
Northwestern8-1020-12115
Penn St.7-1116-16119
Nebraska6-1216-18165
Illinois5-1315-19149
Minnesota2-168-23257
Rutgers1-177-25294

Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kansas15-333-51
W. Virginia13-526-910
Oklahoma12-629-86
Texas11-720-1327
Iowa St.10-823-1223
Baylor10-822-1225
Texas Tech9-919-1336
Kansas St.5-1317-1690
Oklahoma St.3-1512-20172
TCU2-1612-21174
 
Other games
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Mich St 64
Miami-FL 78 Final
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