Southern vs Nebraska

Nebraska 66, Southern U. 55

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Brandon Ubel had 17 of his 21 points in the second half Sunday as Nebraska opened the season with a 66-55 win over Southern in Tim Miles' coaching debut with the Cornhuskers.

Dylan Talley added 17 points and Ray Gallegos had 16 for Nebraska. Ubel also had 12 rebounds.

Derick Beltran led Southern (0-2) with 17 points, and Yondarius Johnson had 13.

Nebraska never trailed, opening up a 9-0 lead in the first five minutes en route to a 31-25 halftime lead.

Southern cut the lead to three on Beltran's 3-pointer to open the second half. Then Ubel took over, scoring seven straight to put Nebraska up 38-28 with his three-point play with 17:35 remaining. Ubel had another three-point play on a layup that gave Nebraska a 16-point lead, its largest of the game, with 9:02 remaining.

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Southern Jaguars
M. Bol, C270-10-03120
J. Mitchell, C262-64-44058
D. Beltran, G366-152-362117
J. Grace, G333-71-23009
C. Monroe, G100-01-20131
M. Miller232-80-04024
Y. Johnson205-101-211313
C. Hyder171-11-22203
A. Alston80-00-21110
Totals 19-4810-172681755
 39.6%58.8% 
Nebraska Cornhuskers
B. Ubel, F338-125-5120221
A. Almeida, C191-50-02042
D. Talley, G327-122-471117
B. Parker, G314-70-01118
R. Gallegos, G307-110-000516
D. Rivers271-60-16302
T. Menke160-10-00020
M. Peltz110-00-02110
S. Vucetic10-00-01010
J. Tyrance00-00-00000
Totals 28-547-103461766
 51.9%70% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.12-216-11128
Alcorn St.12-315-11241
Southern U.10-514-14304
Grambling7-711-15330
Jackson St.7-711-16316
Prairie View7-710-18309
Alabama St.6-88-18341
Ark.-PB6-97-22339
Miss. Val.4-114-24337
Alabama A&M1-131-24351

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue12-323-516
Wisconsin11-322-524
Maryland10-522-618
Minnesota9-621-723
Northwestern9-620-843
Michigan St.8-616-1145
Michigan8-718-1054
Iowa7-815-13108
Nebraska6-812-1473
Illinois6-916-1259
Penn St.6-914-1479
Indiana5-1015-1398
Ohio St.5-1015-1380
Rutgers2-1413-16153
 
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UNC 80
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SYR 62 Final
SDSU 49
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BAYL 78
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ARIZ 82