Originally written on Basketball Predictions  |  Last updated 10/7/14
Nebraska 70, #13 Indiana 69This game isn't the shocking upset that many are making it out to be. First of all, note that Nebraska isn't as bad of a team as their resume suggests. Getting Jorge Brian Diaz and Dylan Talley back has been huge. Those two combined for 20 points and 8 offensive rebounds in this game. Also note that Nebraska only really plays a seven man rotation - when they were missing two of those players they had to give major minutes to players who wouldn't otherwise be seeing the floor. In their two games previous to this they took Illinois down to the final seconds on the road and beat Penn State fairly easily at home.Second of all, Indiana hasn't proven either that they can win consistently on the road, or during a "taking care of business" game. Their only true road win since November came against Penn State, the worst team in the Big Ten. In addition, if you take out those Ohio State and Kentucky upsets, they actually have a fairly weak ...
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