Yvan Ouedraogo
Versatility on Wings Allows Fred Hoiberg to Win with Different Big Men
2 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Fred Hoiberg succeeded with three very different big men at Iowa State – a point-forward, a guy who could score inside and out and a rim-runner/shot-blocker. Regardless of who was in the middle, the key was versatility one through four, and that's what Hoiberg has added to his roster at Nebraska.
Padding the Stats: Takeaways from Fred Hoiberg's First Year in Lincoln
3 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Expectations were low for Nebrasketball heading into year one under Fred Hoiberg, but the Huskers still found a way to fall short of them with a program record for losses. Jacob Padilla shares what he learned from a tough year on the hardwood in Lincoln.
Nebraska Basketball Player Reviews: the Freshmen
3 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska’s season came to an end with a loss to Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament. Nebraska’s roster will look very different next season, but it’s still worth looking back to see what worked and what didn’t in Fred Hoiberg’s first season in Lincoln. Our final look is at Nebraska's freshman class.
Mack-Less Huskers Mauled By Wolverines
4 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Ball security was one of the big focuses in practice this week for Nebraska after a season-high 21 turnovers against Northwestern, but it didn’t show on Thursday as Nebraska fell at No. 25 Michigan 82-58.
Free-Throws Prove Costly in Huskers' Overtime Loss to Northwestern
4 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Twenty-two missed free throws proved costly on Sunday as Nebraska dropped its 14th consecutive game with an 81-76 loss to Northwestern in overtime.
Huskers Fall Behind Early and Never Recover in Loss to Ohio State
4 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
In most of the games during Nebraska’s extended losing streak, it’s taken one big run to knock the Huskers out. On Thursday, that run came early as Ohio State took control early and cruised to a 75-54 win, handing Nebraska it’s 13th straight loss.
Ouedraogo Puts Together a Promising Stretch for the Huskers
4 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
After Yvan Ouedraogo started the first 23 games of his career, Fred Hoiberg decided to move him to the bench for a couple of games. The 17-year-old responded to the benching by putting together the best four-game stretch of his career and taking back his starting role.
Without Mack, Huskers Lack Execution in Loss at Illinois
4 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
The hits — and the losses — just keep coming for the Huskers. Cam Mack — dealing with an illness — didn’t make the trip to Champaign as Illinois outscored Nebraska 25-13 over the final 15 minutes to secure a 71-59 win over the Huskers on Monday night.
3 Thoughts from Nebraska's 71-59 Loss to Illinois
4 mo ago by Derek Peterson
What a strange season. Nebraska has now lost 20 games in a single season for the first time in program history, the latest coming in a 71-59 loss to Illinois on the road Monday night. Staff writer Derek Peterson offers three thoughts from the game.
'Same Ol' Story' Leads to Nebraska's 11th Straight Loss
4 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska's second-half struggles struck again on Thursday night as the Huskers dropped their 11th straight game with an 86-65 loss to Michigan State at Pinnacle Bank Arena, setting a new program record for consecutive losses.
Padding the Stats: A Glimpse of the Future in Huskers' Loss at Maryland
4 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska didn't get a win on Tuesday against No. 9 Maryland, but that game might have given Huskers fans a glimpse into the future of what this team will look like if and when Fred Hoiberg gets things rolling.
Run it Back: Nebraska's Eight-Minute Lull Against Michigan
5 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
In Nebraska's 79-68 loss to Michigan, the Huskers went from leading by two to trailing by 15 in the span of about eight minutes. After 27 minutes of mostly quality basketball, the Huskers fell apart. What happened? Jacob Padilla took a look at the film to break it down.
Offensive Drought Tears Huskers Apart in 79-68 Loss to Michigan
5 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska missed another big opportunity on Tuesday night as a 21-4 Michigan run featuring a 1-for-12 shooting stretch for the Huskers led to a 79-68 win for the short-handed Wolverines at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
Huskers Reflect on Kobe Bryant's Legacy
5 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Haanif Cheatham and Fred Hoiberg shared their reactions on Monday morning to the death of Kobe Bryant and the impact he had on them and the sport as whole.
Padding the Stats: Live with the 3, Die by the 3
5 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska's 3-point defense was terrific through the Huskers' first four Big Ten games, but its slipped in a big way over the past four.
Huskers Fall at Wisconsin as Badgers Set a New School Record
5 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska came up on the short end of a math equation on Tuesday night as the Huskers outscored Wisconsin by 20 points in the paint but still lost 82-68 as the Badgers set a school record with 18 made 3-pointers.
Patience, Physicality Key as Huskers Prep for Game Plan at Wisconsin
5 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Coach Fred Hoiberg is looking for physicality and patience out of his team as the Huskers head to Madison to face Wisconsin while trying to avoid giving up the big runs that have cost them during their losing streak.
Padding the Stats: Improvement at Rim Key to Offensive Progress
5 mo 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.
Husker Defense Has No Answer in 80-68 Loss at Ohio State
5 mo 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.
Huskers' Pack-the-Paint Strategy Delivers a Win over Iowa
6 mo 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.
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