Chicago State vs Nebraska Omaha

Nebraska-Omaha 79, Chicago St. 75

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Justin Simmons scored 26 points, including three 3-pointers, to help Nebraska-Omaha rally for a 79-75 nonconference victory over Chicago State on Tuesday night.

Simmons was 6 of 13 from the floor and 11 of 13 from the line for the Mavericks (10-18), who got 15 points from CJ Carter and 14 from Caleb Steffensmeier.

Quinton Pippen led the Cougars (8-18) with 17 points. Nate Duhon and Matt Ross had 15 apiece.

Chicago State led for most of the second half and went ahead 62-55 on Pippen's layup with 5:13 to play. But Nebraska-Omaha came alive after that, reeling off a 14-0 run, capped by Simmons' 3-pointer, for a 69-62 lead with 1:53 left. The Mavericks added 10 free throws in the final 1:30 to secure the win.

Nebraska-Omaha, which previously beat Chicago State in the Joe Cipriano Nebraska Classic in November, hosts North Dakota in a BracketBusters game on Saturday.

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Chicago State (8-18)304575
Nebraska Omaha (10-18) «364379

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Chicago State Cougars
M. Ross, F347-130-051315
J. Robinson, F182-50-01115
M. Chamberlain, F10-00-00000
Q. Pippen, G377-131-244517
J. Dismukes, G224-100-02329
N. Duhon316-152-264315
C. Gray261-10-05232
A. Williams225-92-5102112
C. Rosenberg60-00-01000
M. Starks30-00-01010
Totals 32-665-938171975
 48.5%55.6% 
Nebraska Omaha Mavericks
A. Welhouse, F212-40-25015
J. Karhoff, C313-71-24217
C. Carter, G346-102-214215
A. Phillips, G333-70-06108
J. Simmons, G316-1311-1364226
C. Steffensmeier223-55-613114
M. Tyus130-30-01220
M. Hagerbaumer102-30-01114
J. Coleman40-00-01000
T. Egli10-00-00000
Totals 25-5219-2529171079
 48.1%76% 
Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cal-Baker.12-225-1075
New Mex. St.11-328-659
Grand Canyon11-322-9131
UMKC8-618-17184
Utah Valley6-817-17205
Seattle5-913-17280
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-1210-22319
Chicago St.1-136-26317

Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
South Dakota12-422-12116
No. Dak. St.11-519-11111
Neb.-Omaha9-718-14138
IPFW8-820-13178
Denver8-816-14211
S. Dak. St.8-818-17155
IUPUI7-914-18218
Western Ill.5-118-20325
Oral Roberts4-128-22292
 
Other games
DUQ 49 Final
BUTL 68
IND 72 Final
MIST 68
MU 67 Final
SETON 46
VCU 62 Final
STL 76
UVA 50 Final
MIAMI 54
FLA 60 Final
MIZZ 63