Scores

Final

Tulsa 70

(9-2, 0-1 away)

Nebraska 74

(9-2, 7-0 home)

    5:30 PM ET, December 22, 2009

    Orleans Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada

    1 2 T
    TLSA 31 3970
    NEB 31 4374

    Top Performers

    Tulsa: B. Uzoh 23 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Blk

    Nebraska: J. Diaz 11 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Blk

    Nebraska 74, Tulsa 70

    Associated Press

    LAS VEGAS -- Eshaunte Jones scored a team-high 12 points to lead Nebraska past Tulsa 74-70 in the third round of the Las Vegas Classic on Tuesday afternoon.

    The Cornhuskers will play BYU in the championship game on Wednesday night.

    Jones was 4 of 5 from 3-point range for Nebraska (9-2). Ryan Anderson added 11 points, seven rebounds and four steals. Teammate Jorge Brian Diaz added 11 points and seven rebounds as the Cornhuskers' Brandon Richardson went 6 of 6 from the free-throw line in the final 18 seconds to seal it.

    Ben Uzoh scored a game-high 23 points for Tulsa (9-2), while Justin Huratt added 14. Donte Medder had 11 points and Jerome Jordan had 10 points and nine rebounds for the Golden Hurricane.

    Tulsa plays Nevada in the consolation game.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TLSA
    NEB
    Points 70 74
    FG Made-Attempted 23-48 (.479) 27-57 (.474)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-17 (.471) 8-19 (.421)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-17 (.941) 12-16 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 11

    2009-10 Season

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