Postgame Notes - Illinois

By NU Athletic Communications

*-The loss snapped Nebraska’s six-game win streak and three-game Big Ten road winning streak
*-With his 17-point performance, Isaac Copeland went over 1,000 points scored in his college career. Copeland, who played two-plus seasons for Georgetown and scored 628 points prior to transferring to Nebraska, has scored a total of 378 points in a Husker uniform.
*-Isaiah Roby recorded his third-consecutive double-double and the fourth double-double of his career with his 14 points and 10 rebounds Sunday. Roby is the first Husker to record three-straight double-doubles since Aleks Maric posted consecutive double doubles over a five-game span from Feb. 27-March 3, 2008
*-Isaiah Roby set a career high with three 3-pointers today. His previous high was two against Michigan on Jan. 18, and at Creighton on Dec. 9
*-Nebraska had six blocked shots on Sunday, to run the team total to 164 on the season. Nebraska's 164 blocks in 2017-18 rank fourth all-time in a season. The 1996-97 Huskers are first on the list with 202 blocked shots.
*-Nebraska's 29 total rebounds tied for its season low. The Huskers also had 29 rebounds against Illinois on Jan. 15, and against Michigan on Jan. 18.
*-Illinois' Leron Black scored 28 points, the second-highest scoring output given up by Nebraska this season. Minnesota's Nate Mason scored 34 points against the Huskers on Feb. 6.
*-Nebraska falls to 4-2 this season when hitting at least 10 3-pointers in a game.


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