No. 1 Indiana holds off Nebraska 76-47 - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

No. 1 Indiana holds off Nebraska 76-47

Cody Zeller scored 16 points and Christian Watford finished with 13 points and 11 rebounds to help No. 1 Indiana pull away from Nebraska 76-47 on Wednesday night.

The Hoosiers (22-3, 10-2 Big Ten) have won seven of eight and regained a share of the league lead. They are tied with Michigan State.

But it sure wasn't easy against Nebraska (12-13, 3-9), which frustrated Indiana by limiting possessions and repeatedly taking the shot clock inside of 10 seconds in the first half. Dylan Talley scored 10 of his 16 points in the first half to lead the Cornhuskers.

Indiana took charge after Zeller went to the bench with his second foul midway through the first half. It used a 10-0 run to take a 21-14 lead and closed the half on a 6-0 run to make it 27-18, then opened the second half on another 6-0 run.

Nebraska didn't get closer than 11 again.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • SPORTSMore>>

  • Fail: This hall of fame plaque looks nothing like Brandi Chastain

    Fail: This hall of fame plaque looks nothing like Brandi Chastain

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:21:11 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:21:11 GMT

    Unfortunately, the plaque bearing Brandi Chastain's likeness looks nothing like her. In fact, it’s not a flattering image of her at all.

    More >>

    Unfortunately, the plaque bearing Brandi Chastain's likeness looks nothing like her. In fact, it’s not a flattering image of her at all.

    More >>
  • Man arrested for posing as Texas high school athlete

    Man arrested for posing as Texas high school athlete

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:19 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:19:07 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:57:51 GMT
    The 25-year-old is charged with felony tampering of government records for allegedly claiming to be a displaced Harvey evacuee. (Source: KTVT/Dallas County Sheriff's Office/CNN)The 25-year-old is charged with felony tampering of government records for allegedly claiming to be a displaced Harvey evacuee. (Source: KTVT/Dallas County Sheriff's Office/CNN)

    The 25-year-old is charged with felony tampering of government records for allegedly claiming to be a displaced Harvey evacuee.

    More >>

    The 25-year-old is charged with felony tampering of government records for allegedly claiming to be a displaced Harvey evacuee.

    More >>
  • Eagles advance to NCAA II Championship Series

    Eagles advance to NCAA II Championship Series

    Monday, May 21 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-05-22 00:01:50 GMT
    (WFIE)(WFIE)
    (WFIE)(WFIE)

    The University of Southern Indiana baseball team survived an eighth inning Ohio Dominican University rally, defeating the Panthers, 9-7, in the 2018 NCAA II Midwest Regional championship game at Robin Roberts Stadium in Springfield, Illinois. USI, the seventh seed, advances with a 36-21 overall record, while Ohio Dominican, the fourth seed, finishes the season 36-17.   With the victory, the Screaming Eagles advance to the NCAA Division II Baseball Championship May 26-June 2 ...

    More >>

    The University of Southern Indiana baseball team survived an eighth inning Ohio Dominican University rally, defeating the Panthers, 9-7, in the 2018 NCAA II Midwest Regional championship game at Robin Roberts Stadium in Springfield, Illinois. USI, the seventh seed, advances with a 36-21 overall record, while Ohio Dominican, the fourth seed, finishes the season 36-17.   With the victory, the Screaming Eagles advance to the NCAA Division II Baseball Championship May 26-June 2 ...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly