Isaac Copeland recorded a double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds and Nebraska led wire-to-wire, defeating Penn State by a 76-64 margin to reach the 22-win mark to close the regular season in front of a sellout crowd of 15,539 on Sunday at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
A regular contributor last season, junior guard Jack McVeigh has kept positive attitude through unexpected transition.
The Nebraska men's basketball team looks for its 22nd win of the season on Sunday afternoon, as the Huskers host Penn State on Senior Day. Tipoff at Pinnacle Bank Arena is set for 4:15 p.m. and Sunday's game has been sold out for nearly a month. Any returned tickets, if available, will go on sale 90 minutes prior to tipoff at the Pinnacle Bank Arena box office.
The Nebraska men's basketball team overcame a one-point halftime deficit and used a gritty second-half effort to tie a school record for conference victories in a 66-57 win over Indiana on Tuesday night.
The Nebraska men's basketball team looks to bounce back after a tough loss, as the Huskers return home to Pinnacle Bank Arena to take on the Indiana Hoosiers.
Isaac Copeland scored 17 points to pace three Huskers in double figures, but Nebraska could not overcome Illinois' hot-shooting first half and Leron Black's career day, as the Huskers fell 72-66 on Sunday at the State Farm Center, putting a stop to a six-game winning streak.
The Nebraska men's basketball team looks to continue its push toward postseason play on Sunday afternoon, as the Huskers visit Champaign to take on the Illinois Fighting Illini. Tipoff from the State Farm Center is set for 2:30 p.m. and Sunday's game will be televised nationally on BTN with Cory Provus and Robbie Hummel on the call. The game is available on BTN.com, BTN2Go and the Fox Sports Go app.
Junior guard James Palmer Jr. scored 24 points in the second half, and Nebraska made key plays down the stretch to turn back Maryland for its sixth consecutive victory.
Lincoln, Neb. -- The Nebraska men's basketball team won its sixth straight game Tuesday night at Pinnacle Bank Arena, defeating Maryland, 70-66. It's the Huskers' longest winning streak of the season and the first time since the 1997-98 season that Nebraska has won six straight in conference play. Glynn Watson Jr. passed 1,000 career points against the Terrapins and finished with eight points overall. James Palmer Jr. led the team with 26 points, including 24 in the second half. He also had a team-best five assists. Isaiah Roby added a game-high 10 rebounds and finished with 11 points.
Both Tim Miles' men and Amy Williams' women are on the outside of the NCAA Tournament basketball bubble, but both teams can fix that by keep winning games.
The Nebraska men's basketball team looks for its sixth straight win Tuesday night as the Maryland Terrapins visit Pinnacle Bank Arena.
Highlight reel dunks, blocks set the tone for a comfortable Nebraska home victory over Rutgers.