Penn State vs Nebraska Final: 58-54 - Recap
|Penn State vs Nebraska Final: 58-54 - Recap|
Penn State got 16 points from D.J. Newbill en route to a 58-54 victory over Nebraska on Thursday at Bryce Jordan Center.
Penn State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 5-point spread.
John Johnson had 13 points for Penn State and Tim Frazier chipped in with 11 points. Tim Frazier had 6 assists for them, while Tim Frazier was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Nebraska got a 15-point performance from Terran Petteway, who was supported by 10 points from Ray Gallegos. Terran Petteway had 3 assists in a losing cause for Nebraska, while Shavon Shields grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Nebraska were victorious, as the score was 29-22 at the break.
Nebraska won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-35.