Nebraska 83, Rhode Island 63
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP)
The Cornhuskers (3-0) won their 26th straight home nonconference game and are off to their best start in three years. The Rams (0-3) are off to their worst start since 1974-75.
Nebraska made 11 of its first 15 shots. The Rams missed 15 of their first 19, and the Huskers led by 20 points less than 12 minutes into the game.
Nebraska converted the Rams' 15 first-half turnovers into 25 points.