Colorado vs Nebraska

Nebraska 79, Colorado 67


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Toney McCray matched his career high with 18 points and Nebraska defeated Colorado 79-67 on Tuesday night, ending the Buffaloes' seven-game winning streak.

Jorge Brian Diaz had 14 points on 7-for-8 shooting and Lance Jeter and Drake Beranek added 10 apiece for the Cornhuskers (14-4, 2-2).

Alec Burks had 22 points but committed seven turnovers, and Levi Knutson had 17 points for Colorado (14-5, 3-1). The Buffaloes, who were off to their best Big 12 start since 1996-97, were held 17 points under their season-scoring average.

Nebraska led 31-30 at half and used a 13-2 run early in the second half to break the game open. Colorado committed seven of its 16 turnovers in the first nine minutes after halftime.

Jeter added nine assists and six rebounds for the Huskers.

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Colorado Buffaloes
A. Dufault, F263-60-02116
C. Higgins, G373-80-03118
M. Relphorde, G333-61-22229
A. Burks, G327-176-684322
N. Tomlinson, G140-20-00310
L. Knutson286-120-031417
A. Roberson192-20-15035
S. Sharpe100-10-01100
T. Eckloff10-00-00000
Totals 24-547-926131567
Nebraska Cornhuskers
J. Diaz, F277-80-021114
L. Jeter, G333-104-569210
T. McCray, G308-140-080318
C. Walker, G304-61-26239
B. Richardson, G231-14-40336
D. Beranek222-45-642210
A. Almeida123-50-02006
B. Ubel122-31-11006
E. Jones60-10-02100
R. Gallegos50-10-00000
Totals 30-5315-1831181479
Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
W. Virginia5-216-321
Texas Tech4-315-415
Kansas St.4-314-571
Oklahoma St.3-413-6108
Iowa St.2-511-7103
Other games
GTOWN 80 Final
Mich St 62 Final
Illinois 71
Kentucky 66 Final
Alabama 68
TCU 67 Final
BYU 83