Nebraska Falls 65-56 to Purdue - Recap

Purdue grabbed a 65-56 win over Nebraska on Wednesday, behind an 18-point effort from Terone Johnson at Bob Devaney Sports Center.

Bettors who backed Purdue were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks.

Purdue got 14 points from A.J. Hammons and another 12 points from D.J. Byrd. Ronnie Johnson contributed 6 assists, while A.J. Hammons cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Nebraska got 18 points from Shavon Shields in a losing cause and another 10 points from Jordan Tyrance. Dylan Talley contributed 3 assists for them, while Dylan Talley had 8 rebounds.

Purdue led at halftime, 28-19.

The rebound battle favored Purdue as they grabbed 47 boards, while Nebraska only had 36.