Team Mentality Lifts Huskers Past Purdue

Team Mentality Lifts Huskers Past Purdue

Nebraska got the monkey off its back in a big way on Sunday afternoon, snapping its five-game losing streak with an 83-80 win over No. 20 Purdue. Sunday was more than just a game day, however, as it also served as the annual Avery Strong Day as part of the Coaches vs....
They Said It: Nebrasketball-Purdue

They Said It: Nebrasketball-Purdue

Notable quotes from Nebraska’s 83-80 win over the Purdue Boilermakers.Coach Tim Miles on the meaning of the day:“This is a very important day for us for a lot of reasons. Obviously the win caps it off but our coaches versus cancer and Avery Strong Day, that really...
Game Notes: Nebraska 83, Purdue 80

Game Notes: Nebraska 83, Purdue 80

First HalfCoach Tim Miles made the decision to start Jordy Tshimanga in place of Isaiah Roby to match up with the 6-foot-9, 250-pound Caleb Swanigan.Matt Painter brought 7-2 Isaac Haas in after a timeout and Miles matched him with Tshimanga. Tshimanga forced a miss on...
FINAL: Nebraska 83 Purdue 80

FINAL: Nebraska 83 Purdue 80

Jacob PadillaJacob is in his third year with Hail Varsity covering Husker athletics. He has also written extensively for SB Nation’s Bright Side of the Sun and The Creightonian. His love of basketball can best be described as an obsession and if you need to find...