COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Aaron Wiggins had 21 factors and matched a season-high with 11 rebounds, main Maryland to a 64-50 victory over Nebraska on Tuesday night time within the first of back-to-back video games between the groups.
Maryland was beforehand scheduled to host Nebraska on Jan. 16, however the sport was postponed as a result of well being and security protocols inside the Cornhusker program. The Terrapins will host the rematch Wednesday night time.
The sport was tied at 44 halfway by the second half. Wiggins scored 12 factors because the Terrapins closed on a 20-6 run.
Wiggins was 8-of-15 taking pictures and has scored at the least 17 factors in 5 of his final six video games. Jairus Hamilton added 15 factors and Eric Ayala had 14 for Maryland (12-10, 6-9 Large Ten), which has gained consecutive video games.
Darryl Morsell beat the first-half buzzer from simply contained in the midcourt line that gave the Terps a 32-28 halftime benefit. Morsell completed with 5 factors and is three factors shy of a profession 1,000.
Teddy Allen scored 18 factors and Dalano Banton had 10 for Nebraska (5-13, 1-10), which beat Penn State 62-61 on Sunday that ended a 25-game convention dropping streak.
Wednesday night time’s rematch marks Maryland’s first in opposition to an opponent on back-to-back nights since 1949 at Miami, and its first at residence since 1927 in opposition to North Carolina. Nebraska faces a convention opponent on consecutive days for the primary time since 1921 when the Cornhuskers had been a part of the Missouri Valley Convention.
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