Kent State vs Nebraska

Kent St. 74, Nebraska 60

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Chris Evans scored 19 points and Kent State used a 20-6 second-half run to put away Nebraska 74-60 on Saturday night.

Kent State (4-2) trailed by one at the half, but came out firing, going up 37-35 on Randal Holt's layup two minutes into the second period and never trailed again. Nebraska (4-1) cut the Golden Flashes lead to 50-49 on Dylan Talley's basket with 10:42 left.

Evans' short jumper with 10:01 triggered the game-clinching run. Kent State pushed the ball inside, getting layups and short jump shots, going up by 10 on Evans' 8 footer that made the score 61-51 with 6:48 remaining.

Darren Goodson hit 8 of 10 shots to score 16 points for Kent State. Holt finished with 15.

Talley had a career high 27 points to lead Nebraska. Brandon Ubel had 17 points and 13 rebounds for the Huskers.

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Kent State Golden Flashes
C. Evans, F328-93-461219
M. Henniger, F243-41-25057
C. Ortiz, F152-21-22007
R. Holt, G325-123-324215
K. Thomas, G282-52-23147
B. Pope200-31-22021
K. Brewer170-30-01010
D. Goodson178-100-140216
M. Tabb90-12-21132
E. Morris Jr.30-00-00000
K. Spicer30-00-00000
Totals 28-4913-182772174
 57.1%72.2% 
Nebraska Cornhuskers
B. Ubel, F376-85-10131217
A. Almeida, C151-21-32033
R. Gallegos, G371-90-02023
D. Talley, G3710-215-563227
B. Parker, G271-32-20234
D. Rivers231-64-62016
M. Peltz220-20-06030
T. Menke20-00-00020
Totals 20-5117-263461860
 39.2%65.4% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron6-016-345
Ohio4-212-5133
Buffalo3-39-10161
Kent St.2-410-9271
Bowling Green2-48-11263
Miami (Ohio)1-58-11276
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
E. Michigan4-212-7116
N. Illinois4-212-7202
Ball St.3-312-7227
Toledo3-310-9143
C. Michigan2-412-7148
W. Michigan2-46-12241

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Maryland5-117-223
Wisconsin5-116-332
Northwestern5-216-434
Purdue5-216-431
Indiana4-314-677
Michigan St.4-312-836
Minnesota3-415-514
Michigan3-413-780
Iowa3-411-9120
Penn St.3-411-971
Nebraska3-49-1057
Illinois2-512-845
Ohio St.2-512-884
Rutgers1-612-8147
 
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NIOWA 47
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CREI 87