Purdue Downs Nebraska 70-64 - Match Report

Purdue Downs Nebraska 70-64 - Match Report

A.J. Hammons scored 18 points leading Purdue to a 70-64 victory over Nebraska at Mackey Arena on Sunday.

Bettors who backed Purdue were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 6.5.

Purdue got 14 points from Ronnie Johnson and another 8 points from Kendall Stephens. Rapheal Davis contributed 3 assists, while Sterling Carter cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Nebraska got a 19-point performance from Terran Petteway, who was supported by 10 points from Ray Gallegos. Ray Gallegos had 2 assists in a losing cause for Nebraska, while Terran Petteway grabbed 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Purdue were victorious, as the score was 35-32 at the break.

Purdue won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-34.