Posted December 15, 2011 on oregonstate.scout.com
OREGON STATE followed up a surprise loss to Idaho in the way some expected -- by blowing out their next opponent. Roberto Nelson led the way, with 21 points to lead Oregon State to 95-53 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Tuesday night.
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