Posted March 14, 2013 on
Nebraska's Brandon Ubel has been a leader for the Huskers the entire season, and that continued Thursday as they came home with a first round win it the Big Ten Tournament.
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Nebraska senior basketball standout Brandon Ubel reflects on his career as a Husker after playing in the second round of the Big Ten Tournament.
Shavon Shields scored 19 points, Brandon Ubel added 16 points and eight rebounds and Nebraska beat Purdue 57-55 Thursday in the first round of the Big Ten tournament.
The Cornhuskers (15-17) hung on after Purdue's Terone Johnson missed two shots in the closing seconds and will meet No. 10 Ohio State in the quarterfinals on Friday.
They started the second half on a 9-0 run to...
Nebraska senior center Andre Almeida spoke to FOX Sports NEXT after helping the Huskers advance to the second round of the Big Ten Tournament.
Score: No. 10 Ohio State 71, Nebraska 50
Stars: Ohio State: Sam Thompson 19 Pts, Deshaun Thomas 19 Pts, 9 Reb. Nebraska: Brandon Ubel 16 Pts, 7 Reb. Shavon Shields 14 Pts, 5 Reb.
Story: Ohio State needed a little extra time to get going in its opening game in the Big Ten Tournament here at the United Center in Chicago. Nebraska had broken off on a 15-6 run and Thad Matta had...