Minnesota Defeats Nebraska Omaha 92-79 - Recap

Minnesota Defeats Nebraska Omaha 92-79 - Recap

Deandre Mathieu went off for 27 points and added 1 rebounds leading Minnesota over Nebraska Omaha, 92-79, on Friday at Williams Arena.

Minnesota did not, however, defeat Nebraska Omaha against the spread, which closed at 15.5 at most sportsbooks.

Minnesota got 19 points from Malik Smith and another 18 points from Andre Hollins. Austin Hollins contributed 6 assists, while Andre Hollins cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Nebraska Omaha got a 15-point performance from Devin Patterson, who was supported by 15 points from CJ Carter. CJ Carter had 5 assists in a losing cause for Nebraska Omaha, while Devin Patterson grabbed 6 rebounds.

Minnesota had a 37-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.