Huskers 4-Run Eighth Keys 14-13 Win Over Northern Colorado

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DJ Belfonte's two-run triple highlighted a four-run eighth inning that sent Nebraska to a 14-13 victory over Northern Colorado on Tuesday.

Joe Broekmeier (1-0) and Mike Nesseth combined for two innings of no-hit relief. Nesseth, who struck out two in the ninth, earned his first save.

Northern Colorado's James Quisenberry allowed nine runs on 12 hits over six innings, but Joe Wilman (1-2) took the loss after recording just one out in the eighth.

Kevin Sandberg and Phil Santucci homered for the Bears (7-15), with Santucci driving in four runs.

Tyler Farst homered, doubled and had five RBIs for the Huskers (15-7-1).