Category Archives: Husker Men’s Basketball

Nebrasketball postpones second consecutive game

Nebrasketball postpones second consecutive game

Another postponement for Nebraska men’s basketball. The Huskers paused team activities Monday due to COVID-19 positives. The program announced Tuesday the postponement of Saturday’s matchup at Maryland to go with the postponement of Wednesday’s game with Illinois. It is unclear if games beyond this week will be impacted. Feature Image Courtesy Nebraska Athletics Communications OfficeRead more »

Nebraska men’s basketball pauses team activities

Nebraska men’s basketball pauses team activities

Nebraska men’s basketball has paused all team activities due to COVID-19 protocols. A release from the Nebraska Athletic Department says positive COVID-19 results were found among Tier 1 personnel, which includes “student athletes, coaches and any staff member whose job requires close regular contact.” The pause means a postponement of Nebraska’s Wednesday home game against…Read more »

Nebraska-Purdue Men’s Hoops Postponed

Nebraska-Purdue Men’s Hoops Postponed

The second missed game of the 2020-21 season has hit for Nebraska men’s basketball. Earlier this season Florida A&M had to cancel its game with Nebraska. Monday afternoon, the Huskers and Purdue announced their Tuesday, January 5 matchup was to be postponed. Both universities agree to the move “out of an abundance of caution surrounding…Read more »

Haiby beats buzzer, Huskers upset No. 15 Northwestern

Haiby beats buzzer, Huskers upset No. 15 Northwestern

Sam Haiby refused to let the new year ring in without some fireworks. The junior guard for Nebraska (4-3, 2-2 Big Ten) came through big to close out 2020 with a shot at the buzzer to upset No. 15 Northwestern¬†(4-1, 2-1 Big Ten) 65-63 Thursday afternoon. Tied at 61 with under two minutes to play,…Read more »

Nebraska Routed by No. 25 Ohio State to End 2020

Nebraska Routed by No. 25 Ohio State to End 2020

A familiar script for Nebraska¬†(4-6, 0-3 Big Ten) men’s basketball got a slight rewrite Wednesday. Typically this season, the Huskers stayed in game through the first half before a second half drought put the game out of reach. In Columbus, Nebraska pushed that drought up to the first half. Tied at 13 just over six…Read more »

Nebrasketball January Tip Times Announced

Nebrasketball January Tip Times Announced

The Big Ten Conference has announced start times for most games in January. Nebraska opens 2021 hosing Michigan State January 2 at 7 p.m. before going on the road to face Purdue for a 6 p.m. tip January 5. The January 10 game against Indiana will have its time set once the NFL Playoff schedule…Read more »

Huskers find coal in Christmas loss to No. 19 Michigan

Huskers find coal in Christmas loss to No. 19 Michigan

Old Saint Nick dropped off the gift of a first half hot hand and unbelievable second half shots, but Nebraska (4-5, 0-2 Big Ten) had just enough of a drought after halftime to end up on the Naughty List and fall at home to No. 19 Michigan (7-0, 2-0 Big Ten) 80-69 on Christmas Day.…Read more »