Scores

Final

Grambling St 39

(2-9, 1-8 away)

Nebraska 79

(10-2, 9-0 home)

8:00 PM ET, December 21, 2010

Bob Devaney Sports Center, Lincoln, Nebraska

1 2 T
GRAM 18 2139
NEB 37 4279

Top Performers

Grambling State: P. Roberson 12 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Blk

Nebraska: R. Gallegos 15 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

Nebraska 79, Grambling St. 39

Associated Press

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Ray Gallegos scored 15 points and Jorge Brian Diaz had 14 as Nebraska won its eighth straight game with a 79-39 victory over Grambling State on Tuesday night.

The Cornhuskers (10-2) dominated from the start, holding Grambling State (2-9) to one field goal in the first 8 1/2 minutes en route to an 18-3 lead. Nebraska took advantage of six Tigers turnovers during that stretch and scored a dozen fast-break points.

Nebraska had its way inside, scoring 42 points in the paint and outrebounding Grambling State 48-33. The Husker bench scored 47, led by Gallegos and Andre Almeida, who had nine points.

Peter Roberson had 12 points to lead Grambling State, which had its lowest point total of the year. Its previous low was 41 in a loss to Stephen F. Austin.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
GRAM
NEB
Points 39 79
FG Made-Attempted 16-64 (.250) 33-62 (.532)
3P Made-Attempted 2-24 (.083) 2-13 (.154)
FT Made-Attempted 5-6 (.833) 11-16 (.688)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 1 40

2010-11 Season

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