Miles' Nebraska team gets best of Smith's South Dakota squad in Saturday matinee
Nebraska used a fast start, jumping out to a 22-point first-half lead before withstanding South Dakota's comeback bid with a 73-61 win Saturday afternoon.
The Nebraska men's basketball team returns to Pinnacle Bank Arena for the first time in two weeks on Saturday afternoon, as the Huskers take on South Dakota. Tipoff between the Huskers and Coyotes is set for 1:05 p.m. and a limited number of tickets are available by visiting Huskers.com/Tickets, calling 1-800-8-BIGRED during business hours or at Pinnacle Bank Arena beginning at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday morning.
Nebraska had a chance to send the game into overtime, but Tai Webster’s runner at the buzzer fell short, as the Huskers suffered a 60-58 loss to Clemson in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge Wednesday night.
The Nebraska men's basketball team finishes its four-game road trip on Wednesday evening, as the Huskers travel to Clemson, S.C., to take on the Tigers as part of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
Despite 23 points and eight rebounds from Tai Webster, Nebraska fell to Virginia Tech, 66-53, in the third-place game of the Wooden Legacy Sunday afternoon.
The Nebraska men's basketball team looks to improve to 5-1 on the season, as the Huskers will take on Virginia Tech in the third-place game of the Wooden Invitational Sunday afternoon. Tipoff at the Honda Center in Anaheim is set for 3 p.m. (CT) and the game will be carried on ESPNU and the WatchESPN. Fans can also listen to all of the action throughout the season on the IMG Husker Sports Network with Kent Pavelka and Jake Muhleisen on the call, including on Huskers.com and the Huskers app.
Nebraska gave No. 14 UCLA all it wanted, cutting a 15-point halftime deficit to two before the Bruins pulled away in with an 82-71 victory late Saturday in the Wooden Legacy.
After a thrilling 80-78 win over Dayton on Thanksgiving evening, the Nebraska men's basketball team will look for its first win of the year over a ranked opponent, as the Huskers will take on No. 14/13 (AP/Coaches) UCLA Friday night in the semifinals of the Wooden Legacy. Tipoff is set for 11 p.m. (CT) and the matchup will be carried on ESPN2 and the WatchESPN.
The Huskers men’s basketball team will spend next Thanksgiving weekend in Florida, as Nebraska will be one of the eight teams for the 2017 AdvoCare Invitational announced Friday.
Glynn Watson Jr. sank two free throws with 8.8 seconds to give Nebraska the lead for good, as the Huskers knocked off Dayton, 80-78, at the Wooden Legacy in Fullerton, Calif. Watson, who scored 13 of his game-high 20 points in the second half, provided the heroics for Nebraska, which saw a 14-point lead disappear in the final 11 minutes before Watson’s free throws put the Huskers (4-0) ahead.
The Nebraska basketball team hits the road for the first time this season, as the Huskers will travel to Califor