• No. 24 Nebraska beats Creighton 94-75, ends skid in series

    7 days ago - By Saint Louis Today

    LINCOLN, Neb. - James Palmer scored a season-high 30 points, Thomas Allen had a career-high 18 and No. 24 Nebraska beat Creighton 94-75 on Saturday night, ending a seven-game losing streak to its in-state rival.
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  • Illinois beats UNLV to end three-game losing streak

    Illinois beats UNLV to end three-game losing streak

    7 days ago - By National Post

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Andres Feliz scored 19 points and Kipper Nichols added 12 as Illinois held on to beat UNLV 77-74 on Saturday to end a three-game skid.
    Illinois (3-7) saw a 14-point lead evaporate late in the game, but iced the win when big man Giorgi Bezhanishvili hit two free throws with 27 seconds left. The 6-foot-9 Bezhanishvili, who finished with nine points, also hit a 3-pointer in the first half.
    UNLV (4-4) was led by Joel Ntambwe's 18 points. Cheikh Mbacke Diong scored 13 points and grabbed a game-high 13 rebounds for the Rebels.
    Illinois held UNLV to 34 per cent shooting from the...
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