Boxscore
Nebraska 61, Tulane 57
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Bob Devaney Sports Center, Lincoln, Nebraska
Officials - Sean Casady, Bill Shey, Bill Cohen
Attendance - 9133

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Tulane 28 29 57
Nebraska 33 28 61

Recap

Nebraska 61, Tulane 57: Ray Gallegos hit four 3-pointers en route to 14 points as the Cornhuskers held off the visiting Green Wave.

Dylan Talley also had 14, Brandon Ubel added 12 points and Andre Almeida chipped in 10 for Nebraska (4-0), which went 10-of-19 from 3-point range to stay perfect under first-year coach Tim Miles.

Josh Davis scored 19 points and Jordan Callahan had 16 for Tulane (3-2), which missed its final six field-goal attempts and committed four turnovers in the final 6:08.

Nebraska took a 33-28 lead into the break but the Green Wave refused to let the game slip away in the second half. Tulane used an 8-0 run to take a 40-39 lead with 16:33 left and went back and forth with the Cornhuskers until the final minutes.

Tomas Bruha’s jumper gave the Green Wave a 55-52 lead with 7:02 left but they would not make another field goal the rest of the way. Callahan had a chance to grab the lead back with 1:05 left but missed all three free throws after being fouled beyond the arc.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Tulane G Ricky Tarrant, who came in averaging 17.5 points, was held to eight on 3-of-12 shooting. … Gallegos went 2-of-11 from 3-point range in Nebraska’s last game but is a combined 10-of-18 in his other three starts. … The Cornhuskers will try to keep their perfect record alive against Kent State on Saturday.

Tulane Green Wave

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Tomas Bruha 23:00 2-4 0-0 1-3 3 0 3 0 3 1 2 1 5
Ricky Tarrant 38:00 3-12 1-5 1-2 1 0 1 1 3 2 1 1 8
Kendall Timmons 31:00 2-5 0-1 4-4 2 4 6 2 2 0 4 1 8
Josh Davis 37:00 6-15 0-0 7-9 5 8 13 2 3 0 1 1 19
Jordan Callahan 32:00 6-11 3-5 1-4 0 2 2 0 3 1 2 0 16
Louis Dabney 5:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Trevante Drye 12:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 0 4 4 0 2 0 1 0 1
Ben Cherry 14:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Josh Birchfield 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Lotanna Nwogbo 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 19-49 4-12 15-24 11 20 31 5 18 4 12 4 57
  38.8% 33.3% 62.5% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 12

Nebraska Cornhuskers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Brandon Ubel 31:00 5-10 1-3 1-3 1 2 3 2 4 2 2 1 12
Ray Gallegos 34:00 4-7 4-6 2-2 0 2 2 1 4 0 1 1 14
Dylan Talley 34:00 5-13 3-7 1-3 0 7 7 3 1 1 2 0 14
Andre Almeida 25:00 2-2 0-0 6-8 1 5 6 1 3 1 2 4 10
Benny Parker 31:00 1-3 0-0 1-1 0 2 2 7 1 1 1 0 3
David Rivers 15:00 2-2 1-1 0-2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Shavon Shields 14:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 1 4 0 1 0 0
Mike Peltz 16:00 1-2 1-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 0 2 0 3
TOTAL 200 20-40 10-19 11-19 2 21 23 15 19 5 11 6 61
  50.0% 52.6% 57.9% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 11