OXFORD, Miss., March 25 (UPI) -- Chris Warren's 18 points paced a balanced Mississippi attack Monday that upended Nebraska 85-75 in overtime in the second round of the NIT.
Aleks Maric scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for the third-seeded Cornhuskers (20-13) but he also committed seven turnovers. Ade Dagunduro added 16 points, Steve Harley 14 and Jay-R Strowbridge 11.
The Rebels led 40-36 at halftime but the Huskers rallied to tie it at 70-70 at the end of regulation. Nebraska managed to hit just one of eight field goals and missed four of six free throws in overtime.