Scores

Final

Nebraska 49

(2-1, 0-0 away)

Vanderbilt 59

(2-0, 1-0 home)

Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

1:30 PM ET, November 18, 2010

Coliseo de Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico

1 2 T
NEB 28 2149
VAN 26 3359

Top Performers

Nebraska: B. Ubel 10 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Stl

Vanderbilt: J. Jenkins 22 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Vanderbilt 59, Nebraska 49

Associated Press

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- John Jenkins scored 22 points and Jeffery Taylor had 14 to lead Vanderbilt to a 59-49 win over Nebraska in the opening round of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off.

Jenkins sparked a 16-3 run for the Commodores (2-0) on Thursday that sends them into the next round against West Virginia. The three-day tournament ends Sunday.

Jenkins kept Vanderbilt's hopes of playing for the title alive with a tying 3-pointer, then a jumper for a 48-46 lead with 5:45 left. Steve Tchiengang hit a 3-pointer for a 54-48 lead and the Commodores completely put away Nebraska (2-1).

Brandon Ubel led Nebraska with 10 points. The Huskers shot 6 for 21 from the field in the second half.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NEB
VAN
Points 49 59
FG Made-Attempted 18-51 (.353) 18-46 (.391)
3P Made-Attempted 0-10 (.000) 5-17 (.294)
FT Made-Attempted 13-23 (.565) 18-26 (.692)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
Largest Lead 6 10

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