Scores

Final

Southern 55

(0-2, 0-2 away)

Nebraska 66

(1-0, 1-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, November 11, 2012

    Bob Devaney Sports Center, Lincoln, Nebraska

    1 2 T
    SOU 25 3055
    NEB 31 3566

    Top Performers

    Southern University: D. Beltran 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast

    Nebraska: B. Ubel 21 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Blk

    Nebraska 66, Southern U. 55

    Associated Press

    LINCOLN, Neb. -- Brandon Ubel had 17 of his 21 points in the second half Sunday as Nebraska opened the season with a 66-55 win over Southern in Tim Miles' coaching debut with the Cornhuskers.

    Dylan Talley added 17 points and Ray Gallegos had 16 for Nebraska. Ubel also had 12 rebounds.

    Derick Beltran led Southern (0-2) with 17 points, and Yondarius Johnson had 13.

    Nebraska never trailed, opening up a 9-0 lead in the first five minutes en route to a 31-25 halftime lead.

    Southern cut the lead to three on Beltran's 3-pointer to open the second half. Then Ubel took over, scoring seven straight to put Nebraska up 38-28 with his three-point play with 17:35 remaining. Ubel had another three-point play on a layup that gave Nebraska a 16-point lead, its largest of the game, with 9:02 remaining.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SOU
    NEB
    Points 55 66
    FG Made-Attempted 19-48 (.396) 28-54 (.519)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 3-10 (.300)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-17 (.588) 7-10 (.700)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 16

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