Nebraska forward Rienk Mast helped the Netherlands get by Belgium 78-76 Monday at the FIBA Olympic pre-qualifying tournament.
Mast had eight points and seven rebounds in 17 minutes of action. Mast is averaging 8.0 points and 6.5 rebounds for the Netherlands, which is 1-1 and needs a win over Croatia tomorrow to advance to the semifinals.
Another Husker, senior Keisei Tominaga was named yesterday to Japan’s 12-man roster for the FIBA World Cup. That event begins next Friday.