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Nebraska Basketball

3 Thoughts as Nebraska Takes Rutgers to the Brink on the Road

January 25, 2020
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Nebraska, entering the season, seemed a team that would lose some games it wasn’t supposed to and win some games it wasn’t supposed to; the entertainment factor of an inconsistent and volatile team. The first part has held true, but head coach Fred Hoiberg is still looking for one of those signature feel-great wins in his first year on the Nebraska bench. 

He damn near got it Saturday against 24th-ranked Rutgers. 

Nebraska used a second-half charge to nearly topple the Scarlet Knights on the road, but RU guard Geo Baker hit a game-winner with one second remaining and Nebraska had to stomach a 75-72 loss.

 
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