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New Nebraska coach Tim Miles will try to turn around a long-languishing men's basketball program that hasn't won a share of a conference championship since 1950, made it to the NCAA tournament since 1998 or had a winning conference record since 1999.
Patience will be required. The Huskers return one starter from the Doc Sadler-coach team that finished 12-18 and tied for 11th in the Big Ten.
Miles is taking over after last year's opening of a $20 million practice facility and a year before the $179 million, 16,000-seat Pinnacle Bank Arena opens.
The Huskers are led by Brandon Ubel (u-BELL'), the only returning starter. Five other players had significant minutes last season.
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