Scores

Final

Omaha 104

(10-4, 4-4 away)

Cent Arkansas 88

(2-8, 2-3 home)

    1:00 PM ET, December 28, 2013

    Farris Center, Conway, Arkansas

    1 2 T
    UNOM 50 54104
    CARK 41 4788

    Top Performers

    Omaha: J. Karhoff 28 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast

    Central Arkansas: L. Miles 28 Pts, 16 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Omaha pulls away from Central Arkansas 104-88

    Associated Press

    CONWAY, Ark. -- John Karhoff scored a career-high 28 points to lead Nebraska-Omaha to a 104-88 win over Central Arkansas on Saturday.

    Karhoff was 10 of 13 from the field and a perfect 8 for 8 from the foul line to lead five players in double figures for Omaha (10-4), which shot 53 percent from the floor and 11 for 22 from 3-point range. Justin Simmons contributed 18 points, CJ Carter added 13, Marcus Tyus 11 and Alex Phillips 10.

    The Mavericks jumped to an early lead with a 10-2 spurt fueled by back-to-back Carter 3-pointers and took a 50-41 advantage into the break. Central Arkansas (2-8) narrowed the gap midway through the second half on a Jalen Jackson layup that made it 63-61. But Omaha responded with a 17-8 run and then continued steadily pulling away.

    LaQuentin Miles led the Bears with 28 points and 16 rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNOM
    CARK
    Points 104 88
    FG Made-Attempted 36-68 (.529) 33-66 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-22 (.500) 4-11 (.364)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-24 (.875) 18-29 (.621)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 19 (0/0)

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    Research Notes

    LaQuentin Miles of Central Arkansas had 28 points, 16 rebounds and five assists in Saturday's 104-88 loss to Omaha. He is the second Division I player to record at least 25 points, 15 rebounds and 5 assists in a game this season (Tim Rusthoven of William & Mary had 26, 16 and 5 against VMI on Nov. 27).

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