USC Edged By Nebraska, 51-48
Nov. 29, 2009
LOS ANGELES (AP) -Ryan Anderson scored 14 points to help Nebraska edge USC 51-48 Sunday.
Eshaunte Jones scored the winning basket on a 3-pointer with 11.7 seconds left.
After USC called time with 8.4 seconds to go, Marcus Johnson air-balled a 3-point attempt from the left wing, preserving the win for the Cornhuskers (4-1).
Brandon Ubel added 10 points for Nebraska, which committed only seven turnovers in its third straight win.
Trailing 46-43, Nebraska answered with five straight points capped by Anderson's 3-point play after he stole the ball and was fouled while making a layup.
USC limited Nebraska to three second-chance points by outrebounding the Cornhuskers 38-27.