LINCOLN, Neb. -- Lance Jeter scored 16 points and Nebraska broke a three-game losing streak with a 65-54 victory over Oklahoma State on Saturday night.
The Cornhuskers (16-8, 4-6 Big 12) won for the first time in five meetings with the Cowboys.
Oklahoma State (16-8, 4-6), coming off back-to-back home wins over Missouri and Oklahoma, is 0-5 in Big 12 road games. The Cowboys now play three straight against nationally-ranked opponents: Texas, Texas A&M and Kansas.
The Cowboys overcame big deficits to beat Oklahoma, Kansas State and Iowa State, but they couldn't pull off a comeback against Nebraska, shooting 31 percent in the second half and 36 percent for the game.