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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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% 
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Sam Houston15-326-982
Nwestern St.13-519-13161
Texas A&M-CC13-520-14210
Incarn Word10-818-11160
Lamar9-915-15219
McNeese St.8-1015-16279
Hou. Baptist7-1112-16286
Nicholls St.7-1110-19321
New Orleans6-1211-18326
SE Louisiana6-129-23329
Abilene Christian4-1410-21325
C. Arkansas2-162-27349

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Purdue12-621-1355
Ohio St.11-724-1141
Indiana9-920-1461
Illinois9-919-1473
Michigan8-1016-1680
Minnesota6-1218-1598
Northwestern6-1215-17124
Nebraska5-1313-18158
Penn St.4-1418-16108
Rutgers2-1610-22179
 
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