Nebraska could not overcome UAB’s hot-shooting second half, as Nebraska fell to the Blazers, 87-74, at the 2013 Charleston Classic Friday afternoon. Nebraska (3-2) led 34-31 at the break and built a six-point lead in the opening moments in the second half before succumbing to the Blazers’ offensive outburst in the final 20 minutes.
UAB (4-1) shot 83 percent in the second half, hitting 19-of-23 points from the floor, as Chad Frazier scored 21 of his game-high 32 points in the second half. Frazier hit 8-of-13 shots from the field and was 12-of-15 from the foul line, as he finished with 32 points, seven assists and five rebounds to pace five UAB players in double figures.
Terran Petteway led Nebraska, as he scored 15 of his 21 points in the second half and added five Huskers to pace four Huskers in double figures. Deverell Biggs and Shavon Shields added 11 points each.
Nebraska will wrap up tournament play Sunday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. (CT)