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Nebraska edges Oregon State 50-44

Dec 13, 2009 - 4:26 AM LINCOLN, Neb.(AP) -- Ryan Anderson had 16 points and 14 rebounds to lead Nebraska, which survived a scoring drought down the stretch Saturday night to hold off Oregon State 50-44.

Nebraska (7-2) hit its last field goal of the game with 6:53 remaining and scored its final five points from the free-throw line, including two each from Lance Jeter and Anderson in the final minute to seal the win.

Oregon State (4-4) struggled offensively as well, getting just four points in the final four minutes on a free throw by Calvin Haynes with 52 seconds left and a three-point play from Seth Tarver with 21 seconds left that made the score 48-44.

Nebraska led 24-19 at halftime, but the Huskers could not pull away from the Beavers, who got 12 second-half points from Roeland Schaftenaar. He finished with 16.

The Huskers opened up the only double-digit lead of the contest following a Ray Gallegos 3-pointer with 6:50 remaining and Sek Henry's free throw with 6:21 left, making it 46-36 Nebraska.

The Beavers got back-to-back baskets from Schaftenaar and Seth Tarver to cut Nebraska's lead to 46-40 with 4:04 remaining.

Both teams hit 36 percent of their shots from the field and each had 34 rebounds.

Jeter added 11 for Nebraska. Tarver had 12 for Oregon State.








  • NCAA BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    OREGON STATE 19 25 44
    NEBRASKA 24 26 50 FINAL

    HIGH SCORERS: OREGON STATE - ROELAND SCHAFTENAAR 16, SETH TARVER 12,
    DANIEL DEANE 9
    NEBRASKA - RYAN ANDERSON 16, LANCE JETER 11,
    BRIAN DIAZ 6

    Dec 12 9:59 PM


  • NCAA BB
    HALFTIME 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    OREGON STATE 19 19
    NEBRASKA 24 24 HALFTIME
    HIGH SCORERS AT HALFTIME
    OREGON STATE - DANIEL DEANE 7, ROELAND SCHAFTENAAR 4,
    SETH TARVER 3
    NEBRASKA - RYAN ANDERSON 7, BRIAN DIAZ 4,
    SEK HENRY 4

    Dec 12 8:50 PM