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Nebraska-Maryland Preview

Maryland's first foray into the Big Ten tournament ended earlier than anticipated last year. While this one is expected to go smoother, the Terrapins don't enter it with any momentum. No. 18 Maryland will try to avoid a fourth straight loss away from home and reach the semifinals again Friday night against upset-minded Nebraska in Indianapolis. The Terrapins (24-7) were the second...
Via AP on Fox
March 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Badgers upset by Cornhuskers in Big Ten tournament

INDIANAPOLIS -- Shavon Shields scored 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead 11th-seeded Nebraska to a 70-58 victory over No. 6 seed Wisconsin in the second round of the Big Ten Conference tournament Thursday night.Nebraska (16-17) will face No. 3 seed Maryland in Friday's quarterfinals. Wisconsin (20-12), the defending Big Ten Tournament champion, was eliminated in its first...
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March 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska beats Wisconsin 70-58 in Big Ten tournament

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Shavon Shields scored 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead 11th-seeded Nebraska to a 70-58 victory over No. 6 seed Wisconsin in the second round of the Big Ten Conference tournament Thursday night. Nebraska (16-17) will face No. 3 seed Maryland in Friday's quarterfinals. Wisconsin (20-12), the defending Big Ten Tournament champion, was eliminated in its...
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March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska beats Rutgers 89-72 in Big Ten tournament

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Shavon Shields scored 20 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead No. 11 seed Nebraska to an 89-72 victory over No. 14 Rutgers Wednesday night in first round action of the Big Ten tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Tai Webster had 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting and the Cornhuskers (15-17) advanced to Thursday's quarterfinals where they will meet No. 6 seed...
Via AP on Fox
March 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Shavon Shields expected to return vs. Penn State

Shavon Shields, Nebraska's top player, is expected to make his return on Thursday night against Penn State after missing the previous four games.Shield had a scary fall a in the second half of an 87-63 win over Rutgers on Feb. 6. The 6-foot-7 suffered a concussion after he bit on a D.J. Foreman pump fake, flipping over the Rutgers forward and landing hard on his back.Nebraska head...
Via Fox Sports
February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio State's Jae-Sean Tate out for year after suffering injury slapping floor

We probably won’t see many more floor slaps out of Ohio State basketball. Earlier, reports emerged that guard Jae’Sean Tate injured his shoulder while slapping the floor before allowing Nebraska’s Tai Webster to blow by him. On Tuesday, Ohio State officially announced that Tate is out for the year. Jae'Sean Tate, a sophomore with @OhioStateHoops will miss the remainder...
Via College Spun
February 23, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ohio State forward slaps floor, gets embarrassed

In basketball, a defender slapping the floor is done as a motivational tool. It sets the tone for the defense and lets the offense know it’s going to have a rough time imposing its will and scoring. Sometimes though, a floor slap doesn’t turn out the way it was planned. Such was the case with Ohio State’s Jae’Sean Tate today against Nebraska. With Cornhusker guard Tai...
Via College Spun
February 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Williams' big night leads No. 22 Indiana past Nebraska 80-64

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) Troy Williams scored 18 points, Robert Johnson had 13 and No. 22 Indiana beat Nebraska 80-64 to pull into a tie for the Big Ten lead. Iowa's surprising loss at Penn State provided an opening for the Hoosiers (21-6, 11-3), and Williams made sure they took advantage of the opportunity. He went 8 for 9 from the field and also had five rebounds and three assists...
Via AP on Fox
February 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska’s Shavon Shields released from hospital

According to Nebraska athletics officials, Nebraska basketball player Shavon Shields is in good condition after falling awkwardly on his head in Saturday’s win over Rutgers. However there was some good news as Nebraska shared that Shields was conscious on his way to the hospital and suffered no injuries to his spine. He was released later Saturday evening. Here's Nebraska's update...
Via Campus Sports Net
February 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska's Shavon Shields suffers scary fall, will go through concussion protcol

Nebraska senior forward Shavon Shields was charted off the floor on a stretcher with 8:49 remaining in Saturday afternoon's 87-63 win over Rutgers.Shield bit on a D.J. Foreman pump fake, flipping over the Rutgers forward and landing hard on his back.According to Brian Rosethal of the Lincoln Journal Star, Shields has been released from the hospital and will be in the concussion protocol...
Via Fox Sports
February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Huskers' Shields hits head, will follow concussion protocol

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Shavon Shields will follow Nebraska's concussion protocol after banging his head on the court in a hard fall during a game against Rutgers on Saturday. The athletic department said in a statement that Shields was released from a Lincoln hospital after a CT scan was negative. He was alert and able to move his arms and legs when he was taken out of Pinnacle Bank...
Via AP on Fox
February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Injured Nebraska Player Shavon Shields Released From The Hospital

Some good news to share regarding Nebraska forward Shavon Shields, who was stretchered off the court during today’s win over Rutgers after an awkward fall on his head.  According to a release from Nebraska athletics, Shields was conscious on the way to the hospital and didn’t suffer any injury to his spine. He was released this evening.  Here’s Nebraska’s update on Savon...
Via College Spun
February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska's Shavon Shields is alert, moving after hard fall

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska basketball player Shavon Shields banged his head on the court in a hard fall during a game against Rutgers on Saturday. He was taken to a hospital and was alert and able to move his arms and legs, trainer R.J. Pietig said. He briefly lost consciousness. Shields' mother, Senia Shields, rushed to his side as medics tended to him. He was put on a backboard...
Via AP on Fox
February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska's Shavon Shields bangs head, alert at hospital

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska basketball player Shavon Shields banged his head on the court in a hard fall during a game against Rutgers on Saturday. He was taken to a hospital and was alert and able to move his arms and legs, trainer R.J. Pietig said. He briefly lost consciousness. Shields' mother, Senia Shields, rushed to his side as medics tended to him. He was put on a backboard...
Via AP on Fox
February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

White scores 21, Shields hurt as Huskers beat Rutgers 87-63

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Andrew White had 21 points and eight rebounds and Nebraska defeated Rutgers 87-63 to end a three-game losing streak Saturday. The win was overshadowed by an injury to Nebraska forward Shavon Shields. He was taken off the court on a stretcher with 8:49 left after he flipped over the back of Rutgers' D.J. Foreman, landed on his shoulder and struck his head on...
Via AP on Fox
February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska's Shavon Shields bangs head in hard fall

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska basketball player Shavon Shields has been taken to a hospital after falling and banging his head on the court during a game against Rutgers. The Husker Sports Network reported Saturday that Shields was unconscious briefly but could move his arms and legs. Shields flipped over the back of D.J. Foreman under the Nebraska basket with 8:49 left. He landed...
Via AP on Fox
February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Stone, Trimble lift No. 4 Maryland to 70-65 win over Huskers

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Freshman Diamond Stone had 16 points, 10 rebounds and a season-high eight blocks, and No. 4 Maryland held off Nebraska 70-65 on Wednesday night. Melo Trimble had 14 of his 20 points in the second half as the Terrapins overcame a slew of turnovers to remain a half-game behind conference co-leaders Indiana and Iowa. Stone dunked off an assist from Trimble to...
Via AP on Fox
February 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Robinson scores 21, Michigan ends Huskers' roll in 81-68 win

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Duncan Robinson scored 21 points and Derrick Walton Jr. had 12 rebounds to go with his 19 points, leading Michigan to an 81-68 win over Nebraska on Saturday. The Wolverines (15-5, 5-2 Big Ten) squandered most of an 18-point lead in the second half but held on to end the Cornhuskers' four-game win streak. Michigan has won all six meetings with the Huskers (12...
Via AP on Fox
January 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Game 20: Michigan at Nebraska Preview

Basics Who: Michigan (14-5, 4-2 B1G) Where: Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln, NE When: 2:30 p.m. ET, January 23rd, 2016 TV: ESPN2 Radio: 950 AM, 102.9 FM Michigan heads on the road for a game that once looked manageable, but now appears much more difficult. The Wolverines haven’t lost to Nebraska since it joined the Big Ten, but have only traveled to Pinnacle Bank Arena once...
Via UM Hoops
January 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska trolls Michigan State on Twitter after upset win

Nebraska’s men’s basketball team upset No. 11 Michigan State tonight. The Huskers topped the Spartans in East Lansing, Mich., 72-71.  The victory comes about two months after Nebraska’s football team upset upset a then-undefeated Michigan State squad in Lincoln, Neb.  Nebraska’s official Twitter account decided to remind Michigan State of this in hilarious fashion. ...
Via College Spun
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Shields scores 28, Nebraska beat No. 11 Michigan State 72-71

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Shavon Shields scored 28 points, playing through hip pain, and Denzel Valentine missed a shot just before the buzzer to allow Nebraska to hold on for a 72-71 win over No. 11 Michigan State on Wednesday night. The Cornhuskers (12-8, 4-3 Big Ten) have won four straight, three on the road, this season. Michigan State (17-4, 3-4) has lost three straight and...
Via AP on Fox
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

White leads Nebraska past Illinois, 78-67

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Andrew White III scored 21 points and had 13 rebounds Saturday and three of his teammates scored in double figures to lead Nebraska past Illinois, 78-67. The win was the third straight for the Cornhuskers (11-8, 3-3 Big Ten). Illinois (9-9, 1-4) lost for the fourth time in five games. Nebraska used a 17-2 run to go up by 10 points late in the first half and...
Via AP on Fox
January 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska rolls past Gophers 84-59

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Nebraska started Big Ten conference play with three-straight losses, but the Cornhuskers have found a way to win, taking their last two games by more than 20 points after Tuesday night's 84-59 victory over Minnesota. That was the first time since January of 1981 that Nebraska had won consecutive conference games by more than 20 points. Nebraska defeated Rutgers 90...
Via AP on Fox
January 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska beats Rutgers 90-56

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) Andrew White had 28 points and nine rebounds to pace Nebraska past Rutgers, 90-56, Saturday night. Glynn Watson scored 12 for the Huskers (9-8, 1-3 Big Ten), who snapped a three-game losing skid and an 11-game conference losing streak. Shavon Shields added 11 points and Ed Morrow had 10. White shot 11 of 14 and 5 of 7 from 3-point range, marking the second...
Via AP on Fox
January 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Shields and White lead Nebraska past Prairie View A&M 81-50

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Shavon Shields and Andrew White III each had 19 points and five rebounds on Tuesday night and Nebraska blew past Prairie View A&M in the second half for an 81-50 win. Nebraska (8-5) led by as many as 16 in the first half, but fell behind Prairie View A&M 32-31 on Zachary Hamilton's basket with 18:40 remaining. The Huskers responded with a 23-5 run,...
Via AP on Fox
December 22, 2015  |  Discuss
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