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Nebraska Basketball

Behind the Box Score: Nebraska's Shot Profile on Defense

April 11, 2019

Since the 2018-19 basketball season officially went in the books, I have been looking at some season-long numbers, splits and other random things that give a little insight into what caused the year to go awry. 

First I looked at box plus/minus from the year, then rim finishing. Now, a look at 3-point defense. The following is just going to be data with context. There won’t be a ton of commentary from my end; you can draw your own conclusions on what really went wrong and why.

 The following lists Nebraska’s defensive shot chart — where they gave up their looks and what percentage opponents shot at each level.

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