Huskers top Purdue 70-56; Mack's triple-double a 1st for Neb

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Cam Mack had the first-ever triple-double for Nebraska, Dachon Burke scored 18 points and the Cornhuskers gave Fred Hoiberg his first Big Ten win with a 70-56 victory over Purdue.

Mack had 11 points, 10 rebounds and 12 assists as the Cornhuskers won for the first time in four games and less than 48 hours after a 96-90 overtime loss at Indiana.

Trevion Williams led the Boilermakers with 18 points and 16 rebounds.

Purdue's Matt Haarms left the game in the second half with an apparent head injury.

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12/15/2019 6:11:20 PM (GMT -5:00)