Category Archives: Husker Men’s Basketball

KGFW Sports – Huskers Top #25 Hoosiers

KGFW Sports – Huskers Top #25 Hoosiers

The Nebraska men’s basketball team beat 25th-ranked Indiana by 15 points last night in Bloomington, winning 66-51. The Huskers scored the first nine points of the game and never trailed en route to their first road victory over a ranked opponent in more than two years. Glynn Watson Jr. led the Huskers with 15 points.…Read more »

Huskers Dialed in for Test Against Big 10 Blue Blood

Huskers Dialed in for Test Against Big 10 Blue Blood

With the Indiana Hoosiers game on the horizon, the Husker’s hopes to win their first conference road game may have to be put on hold. The win against Penn State, although certainly promising for Tim Miles’s squad, is hardly a guarantee of success heading into Monday’s matchup against the Hoosiers in Assembly Hall. “It’s an…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Hold Off Penn

KGFW Sports – Huskers Hold Off Penn

The Nebraska men’s basketball team snapped a two-game losing streak with a 70-64 win over Penn State Thursday evening at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The Huskers were led by junior forward Isaiah Roby who finished with a double-double, scoring a career high 22-points and pulling down 11-rebounds. Their 20th straight win at home ties a school…Read more »

Huskers Grind Out Victory Against Penn State, 70-64

Huskers Grind Out Victory Against Penn State, 70-64

Nebraska is now 12-4 on the season and 2-3 in the Big 10 after the Huskers held on to defeat the Penn State Nittany Lions, 70-64. It was a sloppy start for Nebraska. Midway through the first, they had already turned the ball over five times, helping the Nittany Lions to a five point lead…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Palmer Honored, Host Penn State Tonight

KGFW Sports – Palmer Honored, Host Penn State Tonight

Nebraska’s James Palmer Jr. is one of 25 players named to the Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 Watch List released Wednesday evening. The 6-6 senior is second in the Big Ten in scoring and among the conference leaders in steals (fourth), free throw percentage (.810, 10th) and 3-pointers per game (2.1, 11th). Palmer is believed…Read more »

Palmer Named to Pair of Midseason Award Watch Lists

Palmer Named to Pair of Midseason Award Watch Lists

James Palmer Jr. has been named to a pair of awards watch lists, the John Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 and the Lute Olson Award Watch List. The 6-foot-6 senior from Upper Marlboro, Maryland is averaging just over 20 points and 1.5 steals per game. According to a press release, Palmer is the first player…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Husker Drop 2nd Straight Game

KGFW Sports – Husker Drop 2nd Straight Game

The Nebraska men’s basketball team lost at 25th-ranked Iowa yesterday, 93-84. The Huskers struggled from long range, going a season low 4-of-23 from beyond the arc. The Huskers are now 11-4 on the year and 1-3 in the Big Ten after losing back-to-back games for the first time this season. The Husker men will host…Read more »

Huskers Lose to Iowa 93-84, Drop to 1-3 in the Big 10

Huskers Lose to Iowa 93-84, Drop to 1-3 in the Big 10

Nebraska fell to Iowa in Iowa City 93-84, dropping their second straight Big 10 game. With the loss, the Huskers are now 11-4 overall. Nebraska never appeared to look in command throughout the contest, but with the help of James Palmer Jr., things appeared to be shaping up for Nebraska right before halftime. Palmer cut…Read more »