The Huskers will take the court on Saturday for their 11th and final game in February as Minnesota visits for a rematch with the Huskers.
No. 5 Illinois was without star point guard Ayo Dosunmu on Thursday night, but the Illini had more than enough firepower to dispatch Nebraska in Champaign.
Illinois will be without its best player against the Huskers on Tuesday night as a facial injury will keep Ayo Dosunmu out of the lineup.
Kenzie Knuckles and the rest of Nebraska’s passers will need to be at the top of their games to give Nebraska a shot at No. 1 Wisconsin this weekend.
Jacob Padilla touched on Teddy Allen’s offensive explosion, Hunter Sallis the McDonald’s All-American and Devin Booker’s All-Star case.
Despite an all-time performance from Teddy Allen, Nebraska came up just short in an 86-83 loss to Penn State on Tuesday night.
Nebraska took a significant step up in competition over the weekend against No. 5 Minnesota. The Huskers will take another step up this week as they travel to Madison to take on No. 1 Wisconsin.
More schedule adjustments have created another busy week for the Huskers, starting with a rematch against Penn State on Tuesday.
No. 4 Nebraska suffered its first loss of the season over the weekend, but the Huskers bounced back to split the series with No. 5 Minnesota and the result was minimal movement in the latest AVCA Coaches Poll.
No. 4 Nebraska split its series against No. 5 Minnesota and Jacob Padilla looked back on a few storylines from the weekend.