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Final

E Washington 42

(3-7, 0-5 away)

Nebraska 72

(9-2, 8-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 18, 2010

    Bob Devaney Sports Center, Lincoln, Nebraska

    1 2 T
    EWASH 22 2042
    NEB 33 3972

    Top Performers

    Eastern Washington: K. Winford 14 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Stl

    Nebraska: J. Diaz 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Blk

    Nebraska 72, E. Washington 42

    Associated Press

    LINCOLN, Neb. -- Jorge Brian Diaz scored 14 points, 12 of them in the first half, as Nebraska cruised by Eastern Washington 72-42 Saturday for its seventh consecutive win.

    Nebraska (9-2) held Eastern Washington (3-7) to just four field goals in the game's first 16 minutes en route to a 33-22 halftime lead. The Eagles got no closer in the second half, scoring only four points in the first eight minutes of the period. Nebraska used a 9-0 run to go up 47-26 on Andre Almeida's short inside shot with 11:44 remaining.

    Eastern Washington struggled from the floor the entire game, shooting 21 percent. The 42 points are the fewest Eastern Washington has scored this season. Nebraska held an opponent under 50 points for the third time this season.

    Lance Jeter added 11 points for Nebraska and Caleb Walker had 10.

    Kevin Winford led Eastern Washington with 14 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    EWASH
    NEB
    Points 42 72
    FG Made-Attempted 12-57 (.211) 28-56 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-31 (.226) 4-18 (.222)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-19 (.579) 12-18 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 30

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