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(24) Missouri 64

(13-2, 3-0 Big 12)

Nebraska 58

(10-4, 2-1 Big 12)

    8:05 PM ET, January 11, 2006

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    #24MIZZ 27 3764
    NEB 29 2958

    Missouri 64, Nebraska 58

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Carlynn Savant scored 14 of her 16 points in the second half and No. 24 Missouri beat Nebraska 64-58 on Wednesday night.

    Savant opened the second half with a jumper, sparking a 14-4 run that erased Nebraska's 29-27 halftime lead. Christelle N'Garsanet scored inside and Savant also hit a 3-pointer during the spurt.

    The Cornhuskers (10-4, 2-1 Big 12) pulled within one but the Tigers (13-2, 3-0) scored the next seven points, taking a 41-33 lead on LaToya Bond's jumper with 15:09 left.

    Bond hit another jumper to give Missouri its biggest lead of the game at 59-50 with 2:05 left. The Tigers went 3-for-4 from the free-throw line in the final 17 seconds to seal it.

    Bond led the Tigers with 21 points, while N'Garsanet finished with 16.

    Kelsey Griffin scored 16 points for Nebraska. Kiera Hardy had 14 and Chelsea Aubrey added 11.

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