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Penn State Vs. Nebraska: Nittany Lions Lead 36-26 At Halftime

Back in the comfort of the Bryce Jordan Center after a two-game road trip, Penn State got off to a good shooting start on Saturday and took a 36-26 lead into the halftime break.

The Nittany Lions shot a red-hot 57.9 percent from the field, including 62.5 percent (5-8) from 3-point range. They also forced the Cornhuskers into 38.5 percent shooting from the field, including a lackluster 27.3 percent (3-11) from beyond the arc.

Cammeron Woodyard led Penn State with 11 points on 3-3 shooting from the perimeter in the half. Tim Frazier had 10 points, five rebounds and four assists while Jermaine Marshall added six points on 3-5 shooting from the field.

Dylan Talley led Nebraska with nine points on 3-7 shooting from the field. Caleb Walker had five points in the half and Bo Spencer had five.

The two teams combined for just nine turnovers in the first period.

For a full recap after the game and reaction from players and coaches after the game, be sure to stay tuned to SB Nation Pittsburgh later on Saturday and Sunday.

Photographs by dizfunk used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.