Michael Devoe scored 26 points with eight rebounds, seven assists, and three steals and Georgia Tech pulled away from Nebraska in the second half for a 73-56 victory in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
Devoe was essentially a one-man team as the Yellow Jackets seized control. Teammate Moses Wright had 18 points, nine boards, and three blocked shots. Georgia Tech had a rare breather down the stretch after four of its first five games were decided by a total of nine points. Nebraska couldn't overcome 32% shooting that only got worse over the final 20 minutes. The Cornhuskers connected on just 8-32 shots in the second half. Haanif Cheatham led Nebraska with a double-double of 14 points and eleven rebounds. He led four players in double figures for NU. They drop to 4-4 on the season while Georgia Tech is now 4-2.