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Nebraska Basketball

Nebraska Signee Akol Arop on Season, Jump Shot and Huskers Coaches

December 30, 2018

The top-seeded Omaha Creighton Prep Junior Jays survived a scare against the No. 16 seed Omaha Benson Bunnies in the first round of the Metro Holiday Tournament, pulling out a 76-70 win in overtime on Saturday morning.

Both offenses were firing on all cylinders at Ralston Arena as both teams shot just over 55 percent from the field with the Junior Jays shooting 10-of-24 from deep and the Bunnies a blistering 11-of-20.

Benson won the third quarter 25-18 after shooting 9-of-12 from the field including 6-of-8 from 3-point range.

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