Gophers Lose to Nebraska 07 Mar 13

Brandon Ubel scored 15 points on 4-of-7 from the field to lead the Nebraska Cornhuskers to a 53-51 decision over the Minnesota Golden Gophers in Big Ten action at the Devaney Center on Wednesday night. Dylan Talley chipped in 12 points for Nebraska (14-16, 5-12 Big Ten), which snapped a two-game losing skid. Trevor Mbakwe paced Minnesota (20-10, 8-9) with 15 points and six rebounds. Andre Hollins had 14 points off the bench, while second and third leading scorers Rodney Williams and Austin Hollins went scoreless on a combined 0-of-9 from the floor. Andre Hollins nailed a triple with 2:57 remaining in the game and followed it up with two free throws to tie the score at 46-46. Ubel responded with an old fashioned three-point play and sunk four free throws in the final seconds to seal it for the Cornhuskers. The loss ends the Gophers two game winning streak.