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Allen’s 41 points not enough as Huskers fall at home

Allen’s 41 points not enough as Huskers fall at home

A big night ended with a sour feeling for Nebraska (5-16, 1-13 Big Ten) Tuesday. The number for the game was 41. That’s how many points Teddy Allen scored. It ties Aleks Maric’s Nebraska school record for points in a home game, set against Kansas State on February 13, 2007. The single-game scoring record is…Read more »

No. 4 Nebraska splits weekend series with No. 5 Minnesota

No. 4 Nebraska splits weekend series with No. 5 Minnesota

Coach John Cook said before the season that adjustments from the first game to the second would be key to this different Big Ten Conference season. That was made absolutely clear this weekend as No. 4 Nebraska (7-1) split the series with No. 5 Minnesota (9-1). “I liked their mentality, how they came back from…Read more »

Nebraska falls at home 75-58 to Purdue

Nebraska falls at home 75-58 to Purdue

For the first time since returning from a program COVID pause, Nebraska (5-15, 1-12 Big Ten) was completely out of the game in the closing minutes. Purdue (15-8, 10-6 Big Ten) used a 21-4 run in the second half to put the game away, before closing on a 11-1 run to take the win 75-58.…Read more »

Nebraska upsets No. 24 Northwestern 71-64

Nebraska upsets No. 24 Northwestern 71-64

The Huskers had the Wildcats’ number this season. Nebraska (10-9, 8-8 Big Ten) swept the season series, beating then No. 15 Northwestern (11-5, 9-5 Big Ten) by two in December then grabbing a 71-64 win Wednesday in Evanston over the now No. 24 ranked team. The win was far from easy, as the Wildcats led…Read more »

Huskers drop rematch in College Park

Huskers drop rematch in College Park

Game seven in 12 days, and the second game of a back to back, after returning from a COVID-19 protocol pause on all team activities saw fatigue in full effect Wednesday. Nebraska¬†(5-14, 1-11 Big Ten) fell behind by more than 20 multiple times in the second half to Maryland¬†(13-10, 7-9 Big Ten). Being on the…Read more »

Ireland trip called off, Nebraska-Illinois to be played in Champaign

Ireland trip called off, Nebraska-Illinois to be played in Champaign

The 2021 season-opening game scheduled for Dublin, Ireland, is coming back to the states. A release from the Nebraska Athletic Department says the game has been moved after “extensive consultation with the Irish government, medical authorities, and the administrative staffs at Nebraska and Illinois”. The August 28 game will now be played in Chapaign at…Read more »

Nebrasketball adds home game with Penn State

Nebrasketball adds home game with Penn State

Another postponed game has found a makeup date. Nebraska is now hosting Penn State Tuesday, February 23. The original date of the game was January 30, but was postponed due to Nebraska’s COVID-19 pause on all team activities. No tip time has been announced, as that will be decided closer to the game day. With…Read more »

Scoring droughts doom Nebraska at Maryland

Scoring droughts doom Nebraska at Maryland

Sunday’s win at Penn State was not the start of a winning streak for Nebraska (5-13, 1-10 Big Ten). The Huskers led the Terrapins (12-10, 6-9 Big Ten) by as much as five points in the first half, but a half court 3 by Maryland gave the home team a four point lead at the…Read more »