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Tulane vs Nebraska

Nebraska 61, Tulane 57

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Andre Almeida's dunk with 1:45 left put Nebraska up for good and the Cornhuskers turned back Tulane 61-57 Wednesday night.

Nebraska (4-0), which led for nearly the entire first half, saw Tulane (3-2) take the lead on Jordan Callahan's jumper with 16:53 left which made the score 40-39. The Green Wave stayed in front until Almeida hit a 6-foot set shot with 4:51 left to put Nebraska up 56-55.

Almeida's dunk broke a tie at 57 and was the final basket of the game. Jordan Callahan missed three free throws with 1:06 remaining after having been fouled on a 3-point attempt. Nebraska's Dylan Talley missed a driving shot. Josh Davis and Callahan each missed shots in the final 40 seconds for Tulane.

Ray Gallegos hit a pair of free throws with 3.5 seconds left to seal the win for Nebraska.

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Scoreboard
Tulane (3-2)282957
Nebraska (4-0) «332861
 
Tulane Green Wave
J. Davis, F376-157-9132319
K. Timmons, F312-54-46228
T. Bruha, C232-41-33035
R. Tarrant, G383-121-21138
J. Callahan, G326-111-420316
B. Cherry140-10-02000
T. Drye120-01-24021
J. Birchfield70-00-00010
L. Dabney50-10-00010
L. Nwogbo10-00-00000
Totals 19-4915-243351857
 38.8%62.5% 
Nebraska Cornhuskers
B. Ubel, F315-101-332412
A. Almeida, C252-26-861310
R. Gallegos, G344-72-221414
D. Talley, G345-131-373114
B. Parker, G311-31-12713
M. Peltz161-20-01023
D. Rivers152-20-21005
S. Shields140-10-01140
Totals 20-4011-1926151961
 50%57.9% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
So. Miss13-329-7
La. Tech13-329-8
Middle Tenn.13-324-9
Tulsa13-321-13
UTEP12-423-11
Old Dominion9-718-18
Tulane8-817-17
UAB7-918-13
Charlotte7-917-14
FIU7-915-16
North Texas6-1016-16
E. Carolina5-1117-17
FAU5-1110-22
Marshall4-1211-22
UT-San Antonio4-128-22
Rice2-147-23

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Michigan15-328-9
Wisconsin12-630-8
Michigan St.12-629-9
Nebraska11-719-13
Ohio St.10-825-10
Iowa9-920-13
Minnesota8-1025-13
Illinois7-1120-15
Indiana7-1117-15
Penn St.6-1216-18
Northwestern6-1214-19
Purdue5-1315-17
 
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