Nebraska pounds Creighton 94-75 to end its seven-game skid in the intrastate rivalry, but knows more work remains.
All five starters scored in double figures as No. 24/25 Nebraska used a balanced and efficient offensive attack to cruise to a 94-75 victory over Creighton Saturday evening in front of 15,950 fans at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
No. 24 Nebraska enters its annual game against its intrastate rival as a ranked team for the first time since 1992.
The No. 24/25 Nebraska men's basketball team looks to bounce back as they face one of the biggest tests of the non-conference season when they host the Creighton Bluejays on Saturday evening. Tipoff from a sold-out Pinnacle Bank Arena is set for 5:10 p.m.
The Nebraska men's basketball team led by double-digits with 10 minutes to play Wednesday night at Minnesota, but the Huskers could not hold the lead down the stretch in an 85-78 loss to the Gophers.
Amy Williams expects her relatively new roster to work through early issues, while Tim Miles likes his team's mindset in the middle of a big week for the Husker men.
The No. 24/25 Nebraska men's basketball team looks to build on their best start in 15 seasons on Wednesday evening, as the Huskers travel to Minnesota. Tipoff is set for shortly after 8 p.m. (central) from historic Williams Arena.
On the heels of a 7-1 start, the Nebraska men's basketball team is ranked 24th in the Associated Press poll released Monday. It marks the first time that the Huskers are nationally ranked by the AP since Nov. 17, 2014.
Huskers take even-keel approach after their 75-60 victory over Illinois to open Big Ten Conference play.
Palmer, Huskers Shine in Big Ten Opener
The Nebraska men's basketball team returns to Pinnacle Bank Arena this Sunday for the Huskers' Big Ten opener with Illinois. Tipoff from a sold out Pinnacle Bank Arena is set for 4 p.m., although a very limited number of returned tickets may become available when the PBA Box Office opens at 2:30 p.m.
James Palmer Jr. scored 14 of his game-high 20 points in the second half, as Nebraska picked up a crucial road win with a 68-66 victory over Clemson in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.