Illinois vs Nebraska

Nebraska 80, Illinois 57

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Bo Spencer scored 27 points and Nebraska used a 36-4 run to roll over Illinois 80-57 Saturday.

The Cornhuskers (12-13, 4-10 Big Ten) snapped a four-game losing streak and sent the Illini (16-11, 5-9) to their fifth consecutive loss.

Joining Spencer in double figures were Caleb Walker with 13 points and Brandon Richardson with 12.

D.J. Richardson led Illinois with 15 points.

Nebraska jumped in front with a 17-2 run to close the first half. The Huskers held the Illini without a basket for more than 7 minutes and forced six turnovers.

The Nebraska spurt continued after intermission. The Huskers outscored Illinois 19-2 to open the second half, going up 52-28 on Mike Fox's 3-pointer with 14:33 remaining. Nebraska's biggest lead was 32 on Spencer's layup, which made the score 68-36 with 7 minutes left.

Nebraska made 56 percent (30 of 54) and outscored Illinois by 10 in the paint.

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Illinois Fighting Illini
T. Griffey, F192-50-02005
M. Leonard, C324-61-15249
D. Richardson, G286-121-251115
T. Abrams, G253-53-403311
J. Bertrand, G171-30-23522
B. Paul261-70-02322
S. Maniscalco201-20-00023
N. Egwu110-31-25021
M. Henry103-82-30008
M. Shaw60-11-22121
I. Djimde40-00-02000
K. Berardini10-00-00000
J. Selus10-10-00000
Totals 21-539-1627151857
 39.6%56.3% 
Nebraska Cornhuskers
B. Ubel, F264-50-06348
C. Walker, G315-82-250213
B. Spencer, G309-114-424027
B. Richardson, G295-100-046012
T. McCray, G243-61-14148
D. Talley202-62-23206
M. Fox172-30-01215
C. Niemann80-00-01100
C. Hilliard40-20-21040
J. Moore40-00-00000
D. Rivers30-30-21000
K. Kurkowski20-00-00000
J. Tyrance20-01-22011
Totals 30-5410-1533191680
 55.6%66.7% 
Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wisconsin16-236-44
Maryland14-428-713
Michigan St.12-627-1223
Iowa12-622-1243
Purdue12-621-1355
Ohio St.11-724-1141
Indiana9-920-1461
Illinois9-919-1473
Michigan8-1016-1680
Minnesota6-1218-1598
Northwestern6-1215-17124
Nebraska5-1313-18158
Penn St.4-1418-16108
Rutgers2-1610-22179

Big 12
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Kansas13-527-93
Iowa St.12-625-99
Oklahoma12-624-1118
W. Virginia11-725-1024
Baylor11-724-1010
Texas8-1020-1442
Oklahoma St.8-1018-1449
Kansas St.8-1015-17100
TCU4-1418-15131
Texas Tech3-1513-19184
 
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Louisville 90 Final
DEP 82
MU 79 Final
UConn 64
Wich St 91 Final
DAVID 74
UNLV 45 Final
N Mexico 65
Florida St 76 Final
NCST 62
MD 44 Final
Virginia 71
K-State 57 Final
Baylor 56
Missouri 71 Final
Tx A&M 62
SDSU 56 Final
AF 58
Ole Miss 62 Final
Kentucky 77
CLEM 52 Final
NC 74
Florida 98 Final
Arkansas 68
STMA 51 Final
MRST 65
GTOWN 63 Final
PROV 53
GONZ 65 Final
San Fran 66
TTU 50 Final
Kansas 83
Ohio St 51 Final
Michigan 56
ND 74 Final
NOVA 70