Nicholls State vs Nebraska

Nebraska 68, Nicholls 59

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Brandon Ubel scored 18 points and Nebraska held on for a 68-59 victory against Nicholls State on Saturday, despite not making a field goal in the final 5:45.

Dylan Talley and David Rivers added 12 points each and Ray Gallegos 10 for the Cornhuskers (9-4), who went 10 for 10 from the free-throw line in the final minute.

Dentrall Thomas had 18 points and Amin Torres 12 for the Colonels (1-9).

Nicholls State scored eight unanswered points to cut the Nebraska lead to 58-54 on T.J. Carpenter's 3-pointer with 59 seconds left.

The Colonels used a 12-4 run to get within 53-42 on Lachlan Prest's 3-pointer with 6:17 left and made it a 10-point game on Fred Hunter's bank shot with 4:56 left that made the score 56-46.

Nicholls State made just three of its first 20 shots and finished the first half 5 of 23. The Colonels shot 59 percent in the second half.

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Scoreboard
Nicholls State (1-9)174259
Nebraska (9-4) «313768
 
Nicholls State Colonels
L. Prest, F211-20-01013
T. Carpenter, G324-102-312411
S. Rillieux, G320-40-47240
D. Thomas, G328-191-363418
F. Hunter, G233-51-27137
A. Torres204-93-441412
J. Smith182-42-21028
L. Smith-Hyde90-00-02010
J. Horace80-00-02100
P. Maciel50-00-00020
Totals 22-539-1833102559
 41.5%50% 
Nebraska Cornhuskers
B. Ubel, F254-810-1152418
A. Almeida, C204-50-26118
R. Gallegos, G353-82-420110
D. Talley, G324-122-540312
B. Parker, G282-40-02434
D. Rivers284-74-661212
S. Shields190-22-44222
M. Peltz101-10-01122
J. Tyrance30-10-12000
Totals 22-4820-3337111868
 45.8%60.6% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
SF Austin18-032-3
Texas A&M-CC14-418-16
Sam Houston13-524-11
Nwestern St.12-617-14
Incarn Word9-521-6
Oral Roberts11-817-16
Nicholls St.11-814-15
McNeese St.9-1011-20
New Orleans8-1011-15
SE Louisiana7-1212-18
C. Arkansas5-138-21
Lamar3-154-26
Abilene Christian2-1211-20
Hou. Baptist2-166-25

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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NCST 84
SNCLRA 77 Final
DUKE 90
UNLV 73 Final
UNC 79
AUBURN 79 Final
ILL 81
UK 77 Final
LOU 80
CHIST 44 Final
OHIOST 87
AF 61 Final
FLA 78
CMICH 73 Final
MICH 88
ALCORN 36 Final
SYR 57
UMKC 44 Final
KSU 52
AMER 57 Final
KANSAS 89
BUTLER 68 Final
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EVAN 70 Final
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