Nebraska Basketball News

Last Game

Indiana
Loss 74-82
Jan 18, 2020
Lincoln, Neb.

2019 Schedule

UC Riverside
L 47-66
Southern Utah
L 78-79
South Dakota State
W 90-73
Southern
W 93-86
Washington State *
W 82-71
George Mason *
L 66-85
South Florida *
W 74-67
@ Georgia Tech
L 56-73
@ Creighton
L 76-95
@ Indiana
L 90-96
Purdue
W 70-56
North Dakota
L 74-75
Texas A&M Corpus Christi
W 73-52
Rutgers
L 62-79
Iowa
W 76-70
@ Northwestern
L 57-62
@ Ohio State
L 68-80
Indiana
L 74-82
@ Wisconsin
1/21
@ Rutgers
1/25
Michigan
1/28
Penn State
2/01
@ Iowa
2/08
@ Maryland
2/11
Wisconsin
2/15
Michigan State
2/20
@ Illinois
2/24
Ohio State
2/27
Northwestern
3/01
@ Michigan
3/05
@ Minnesota
3/08
* Game played at neutral site
Full Schedule

Big Ten Standings

SCHOOL
CONF
OVERALL
Maryland
0-0
8-0
Indiana
0-0
7-0
Michigan
0-0
7-0
Ohio State
0-0
7-0
Illinois
0-0
6-1
Penn State
0-0
6-1
Rutgers
0-0
6-1
Iowa
0-0
5-2
Michigan State
0-0
5-2
Nebraska
0-0
4-3
Purdue
0-0
4-3
Wisconsin
0-0
4-3
Northwestern
0-0
3-3
Minnesota
0-0
3-4
Huskers Hang with Indiana Again, Come Up Short in 82-74 Loss
14 hrs ago by Jacob Padilla
Round two against Indiana didn’t follow the exact script from the first game in Bloomington, but the Huskers still dug a big hole, rallied late and came up short at the end in an 82-74 loss to the Hoosiers at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Saturday night.
Huskers Hoping for a Home Crowd Boost in Rematch with Hoosiers
1 day ago by Jacob Padilla
After two straight road losses, Nebraska is back at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Saturday and is counting on a boost from the home crowd in the team's rematch with the Indiana Hoosiers.
Padding the Stats: Improvement at Rim Key to Offensive Progress
2 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska is getting to the rim more often than almost anyone else in the Big Ten, but the quality process hasn't produced the results to match. That will need to change moving forward if Nebraska hopes to find more consistency as the season goes on.
Mailbag: What to Expect from Nebraska's Linebacker Position in 2020
3 days ago by Hail Varsity Staff
It’s Wednesday, and that means it’s mailbag time. The Hail Varsity staff is back to answer your questions on the linebackers in 2020, give thoughts on Nebrasketball and more.
Husker Defense Has No Answer in 80-68 Loss at Ohio State
4 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Offensive woes early on and defensive struggles throughout doomed Nebraska on the road on Tuesday as the Huskers fell at No. 21 Ohio State 80-68.
3 Thoughts as Nebraska Falls 80-68 on the Road to Ohio State
4 days ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska dropped to 7-10 on the season, 2-4 in Big Ten play, and in doing so allowed the 21st-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes to break a four-game losing streak Tuesday night.
Hoiberg Hoping for a Full, 40-Minute, Team Effort at Ohio State
4 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Physicality in the post and precise closeouts will be key for Nebraska at Ohio State on Tuesday as the Huskers look to avoid dropping their second straight game.
High School Roundup: Booth Passes Milestone, Williams Makes Debut
5 days ago by Jacob Padilla
The High School Roundup took the last couple of weeks off as most of the future Division I players competed in the Metro Holiday Tournament, which Hail Varsity recapped start to finish, but it’s back this week and features one senior passing a milestone and another making his season debut.
Nebraska's Comeback at Northwestern Falls Short
7 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska fell behind by as much as 18, cut the deficit to three in the final minute then came up just a bit short in a 62-57 loss at Northwestern on Saturday afternoon.
3 Thoughts as Nebraska Falls 62-57 to Northwestern on the Road
7 days ago by Derek Peterson
Northwestern got its first Big Ten win of the season at the Huskers’ expense Saturday afternoon, with a 62-57 win over Big Red in Evanston. Derek Peterson offers three thoughts.
5 Thoughts on Omaha Skutt at Omaha Roncalli
8 days ago by Jacob Padilla
After losing a thriller to Omaha Roncalli during the regular season last year, Omaha Skutt got its revenge on Friday with a dominant defensive showing in a 63-42 win. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on the action.
Huskers Hit the Road for Matchup with Northwestern
8 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Coach Fred Hoiberg said Jervay Green has responded well to his benching in practice this week as the Huskers get set to head to Northwestern to take on a short-handed Wildcats squad on Saturday afternoon.
Freshman Guard Charlie Easley Placed on Scholarship
8 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Lincoln Pius X graduate Charlie Easley is no longer a walk-on. Fred Hoiberg placed the freshman on scholarship after Friday's practice.
Padding the Stats: The Jervay Green Conundrum
9 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Coach Fred Hoiberg benched Jervay Green against Iowa and the move paid dividends in the form of a win over the Hawkeyes. The question now becomes where does that leave Green and Nebraska moving forward?
Thorir Thorbjarnarson Indispensable to Nebraska's Starting Lineup
11 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Thorir Thorbjarnarson's basketball IQ and growth as a shooter have made him an indispensable part of Nebraska's starting lineup as the Huskers have gotten off to a 2-2 start in Big Ten play.
Huskers' Pack-the-Paint Strategy Delivers a Win over Iowa
11 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Five Huskers scored in double-figures as Nebraska bounced back from a home loss against Rutgers to topple a short-handed Iowa team 76-70 at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Tuesday night.
LOOK: Huskers Handle Iowa in Lincoln
11 days ago by Eric Francis
Nebraska basketball jumped out to an early lead against Iowa and played tough defense in the paint. Check out photos by staff photographer Eric Francis from the Huskers' 76-70 win.
Three Thoughts from Nebraska's 76-70 Win Over Iowa
11 days ago by Derek Peterson
A loud, hard-fought, entertaining-as-can-be, 76-70 win over Iowa on Tuesday night brought the Huskers back to even in Big Ten play. Staff writer Derek Peterson offers three thoughts on the win.
Hoiberg Wants More Physicality with Iowa Coming to Lincoln
12 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska is looking to up its physicality both inside and out this week with Iowa coming to town for a Tuesday night meeting.
Hail Varsity Metro Holiday All-Tournament Teams
14 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Jacob Padilla was at Ralston Arena for every one of the boys games in the Metro Holiday Tournament over the last week and has compiled his all-tournament teams highlighting the top performers.
 
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