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2009-03-18 00:32:40

Daniel Faris's double-double Tuesday powered New Mexico to an 83-71 win over Nebraska in a first-round NIT tilt. Faris fired in 28 points and grabbed 13 rebounds.

2009-03-17 22:50:00

Talor Battle scored 24 points Tuesday, powering Penn State to a 77-73 overtime win over George Mason in NIT first-round action. Jeff Brooks added 13 points for the Nittany Lions (23-11), and Chris Babb and Andrew Jones 11 points each. George Masons (22-11) was led by Cam Long with 16 points.

2009-02-21 20:11:16

Sherron Collins scored 22 points Saturday to lead the 18th-ranked Kansas Jayhawks to a 70-53 victory over the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Kansas (22-5, 11-1 Big 12) has won three straight and 11 of its last 12 games.

2009-02-14 18:36:09

Matt Lawrence and DeMarre Carroll each scored 13 points Saturday to help 19th-ranked Missouri defeat Nebraska 70-47. J.T. Tiller added 11 points for the Tigers (22-4, 9-2 Big 12), who have won nine of their last 10 games since losing by five points in their Big 12 opener at Nebraska Jan. 10.

2009-02-07 18:04:54

Ade Dagunduro scored 17 points Saturday to pace the Nebraska Cornhuskers' 58-55 upset of the 17th-ranked Texas Longhorns. Dagunduro also had nine rebounds for the Cornhuskers (15-7, 5-4 Big 12), who have won three straight games. A.J. Abrams led Texas (15-7, 4-4) with 16 points.

2009-01-21 23:09:19

Blake Griffin produced 27 points and 18 rebounds Wednesday in rallying No. 5 Oklahoma from a halftime deficit to a 72-61 victory over Nebraska. Griffin hit 11-of-16 shots from the field, bringing Oklahoma its sixth straight win since a surprise setback to Arkansas.

2009-01-01 18:42:17

Joe Ganz highlighted a big third quarter with two touchdown passes Thursday that helped rally Nebraska to a 26-21 win over Clemson in the Gator Bowl. The Cornhuskers faced an 11-point deficit at the half, but stormed back to bring a successful end to the first year as Nebraska coach for Bo Pelini. Nebraska won its final four games of the year to finish 9-4 and boosted the Big 12 Conference bowl record this season to 3-1 with three more games to play. Ganz completed 19-of-36 passes for 236...

2008-12-25 14:03:41

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2006-12-02 06:00:21

By Stu Pospisil, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Dec. 2--In their own way on opposite sides of town, Phillip Bates of Omaha North and Kyle Wheeler of Millard South were put in charge of their teams.