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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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% 
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Temple14-421-1259
SMU13-525-513
Houston12-622-1088
Cincinnati12-622-1148
Tulsa12-620-1258
UConn11-725-1132
Memphis8-1019-15139
UCF6-1212-18219
E. Carolina4-1412-20217
So. Florida4-148-25229
Tulane3-1512-22231

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
 
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