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Nebraska, Tim Miles Agree to One-Year Extension

Nebraska Cornhuskers head men’s basketball coach Tim Miles has agreed to a one-year contract extension that will keep him in Lincoln through the 2019-20 season. Lee Barfknecht of the Omaha World-Herald reported the agreement. Financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed. #huskers #nebrasketball #bigten Contracts for Tim Miles, Connie Yori extended one year each through...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Louisville Cardinal Anton Gill commits to Nebraska

The offseason continues to maintain a buzz on the transfer market as a former Louisville Cardinal is headed West to finish his remaining years in college. 6’3″ guard Anton Gill has committed to Tim Miles and Nebraska Tuesday evening. He will have to sit out the 2015-16 before returning to the court for his final two seasons of eligibility. In addition to Nebraska, Gill was also...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Former Louisville Guard Anton Gill Will Transfer To Nebraska

Little-used guard Anton Gill emerged during this year’s NCAA Tournament, helping Louisville top N.C. State with seven points on 3-of-3 shooting and two steals in just 11 minutes of play. That game ended up being the defining one of his brief Louisville career, as the former Top-50 recruit announced that he intended to transfer from the program, where he averaged just 9.4 minutes...
Via College Spun
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska Transfer Tarin Smith Commits to Duquesne

Nebraska guard Tarin Smith has decided to transfer to Duquesne, according to CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein. Nebraska transfer Tarin Smith has committed to Duquesne, source told @CBSSports. Three years of eligbility remaining. — Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) May 4, 2015 Happy to say I've committed to Duquesne University !!
Via Campus Sports Net
May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Huskers' Tim Miles optimistic despite loss of players, coach

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Few college basketball coaches ooze optimism more than Nebraska's Tim Miles. His sunny disposition is being put to the test this offseason, though, after the unexpected losses of two players and an assistant coach and the expected departure of All-Big Ten guard Terran Petteway. All this followed a 13-win season that ended with nine straight losses. ''I'm really...
Via AP on Fox
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska junior Terran Petteway declares for NBA Draft

Nebraska junior guard Terran Petteway will forgo his senior season and enter his name to the 2015 NBA Draft, the school announced Thursday. Photo: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images North America Petteway averaged 18.2 points per game last season, ranked No. 4 in the Big Ten. As a sophomore, the 6-foot-6 guard won the Big Ten scoring title with 18.1 points per game and was named to First...
Via The Catch and Shoot
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska’s Terran Petteway Declares For NBA Draft

Another day, another NBA draft declaration. Per ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, Nebraska junior forward Terran Petteway will not return to Huskers next year and will instead turn pro. nebraska's Terran Petteway is heading to the NBA, sources told ESPN. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) April 16, 2015 Though Nebraska had a forgettable season, going 13-18 overall and 5-13 in Big Ten play,...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska's Terran Petteway announces he'll enter NBA draft

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Terran Petteway is skipping his senior season at Nebraska and declaring for the NBA draft. Petteway was the leading scorer in the Big Ten as a sophomore and was fourth this past season. The guard's 18.1-point career scoring average ranks second in program history. Petteway began his college career at Texas Tech. He made his announcement Thursday from Galveston...
Via AP on Fox
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska's Terran Petteway leaving one year early for NBA Draft

Nebraska junior guard Terran Petteway has declared for the NBA Draft after playing two seasons for the Cornhuskers. Petteway, who averaged 18.2 points in 2014-15 and was a third-team all-Big Ten selection, helped Nebraska reach the NCAA tournament for the first time in 16 years in 2013-14, when he made first-team all-conference. "I'm happy for Terran and his family," Nebraska coach...
Via Fox Sports
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska Announces Terran Petteway Will Declare For The NBA Draft

Nebraska junior forward Terran Petteway will forego his senior season of eligibility and declare for the NBA Draft, the school announced Thursday morning.  Petteway, a 6-foot-6, 215-pound swingman, averaged 18.2 points and 4.9 rebounds a game in 2014-15. The Huskers came into the season with high expectations, but struggled mightily, going 13-18, 5-13 in the Big Ten.  The season...
Via College Spun
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Terran Petteway Planning To Enter NBA Draft After Junior Season At Nebraska

Nebraska junior Terran Petteway has plans to declare for the 2015 NBA Draft and is finalizing his agency decision, sources told RealGM. Petteway, a 6-foot-6 forward, is expected to officially announce his decision sometime after the NCAA Final Four. Petteway began his collegiate career at Texas Tech in 2011, transferring to play at Nebraska for the past two seasons. In 63 games for...
Via RealGM
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

MBB Pregame Glance: Nebraska

The  Buckeyes (19-8, 8-6) return home after a disastrous trip to the Mitten State (0-2) to host the Nebraska Cornhuskers (13-14, 5-10) at the Value City Arena. Ohio State is tied for 6th in the Big Ten, two games out of 4th (B1G Tourney seed) position. Nebraska is in 10th position, just trying to bring it home..  Ohio State has lost two consecutive games while Nebraska has lost...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska coach bans players from their own locker room

The Nebraska men’s basketball team was ranked in the top 25 in both the AP Poll and USA Today Coaches Poll before the 2014-2015 season began. It appears the Cornhuskers were extremely overrated. Losers of their last five games, the Huskers have dropped to below .500 (13-14) for the first time this season. Head coach...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Purdue holds off Nebraska 66-54

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) Vince Edwards scored 15 points and Kendall Stephens added 12 on Sunday, leading Purdue to a 66-54 Big Ten Conference victory against Nebraska in Mackey Arena. Purdue (17-9, 9-4) pulled back into a second-place tie with 19th-ranked Maryland, each three games in the loss column behind league-leading Wisconsin. The Boilermakers beat Nebraska (13-12, 5-8) for...
Via AP on Fox
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Huskers' Pettway hamstrung by anxiety over mother's cancer

Nebraska's Terran Petteway says he has not been himself on the basketball court lately because he's worried about his mother, who is undergoing treatment for cancer in Texas. Petteway is the third-leading scorer in the Big Ten, but he's been a target for fan criticism on social media for the way he has conducted himself during games. He has sometimes reacted emotionally to officials...
Via AP on Fox
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska F Terran Petteway Tells Husker Team His Mom Is Battling Cancer

Terran Petteway has had somewhat of an up-and-down junior season. The Nebraska forward has been playing well –  averaging 18.8 points per game – but he’s occasionally been visibly frustrated on the floor and expressing poor body language.  There is a reason for that. The Huskers’ star player has been dealing with a lot in his personal life. His mother, Joetta, is currently...
Via College Spun
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

It's fast becoming a lost season for poor-shooting Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska celebrated a breakthrough season last year that ended with the program's first NCAA tournament berth in 16 years. This season, the Cornhuskers have reverted to their old ways and seem headed for their customary finish in the lower half of their conference. Fans didn't want to believe coach Tim Miles when he warned before the season that even with most...
Via AP on Fox
February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska Averaging Only 19 points in the First Half Over Their Last 5 Games

By Stephen Weber. The Big Ten Conference has always been known as having hard nose, gritty defensive minded teams in the league, and this year is no different. That being said, a good defense can only help you so much when your team is having offensive struggles. The Nebraska Cornhuskers are one of those teams I’m referring to. For them scoring points is a daunting task this year...
Via Beyond The Spread
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Referee yells “boom” while giving Nebraska player technical foul (VIDEO)

Vine File this in the “WTH(eck)? folder”.  During Tuesday’s Nebraska-Minnesota game, referee Tom Eades slapped Nebraska’s Shavon Shields with a technical foul after Shields had evidently crossed Eades’ threshold.  But it isn’t Eades’ threshold that is the story, it’s the animation he shows during the call. He yelled “boom” for goodness sakes. Enjoy your 15...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Referee Yells “Boom” As He T’s Up Nebraska Player

If you’re a fan of referees who get overly animated while doing their jobs, we’ve got a treat for you. During Tuesday’s contest between Nebraska and Minnesota, official Tom Eades, who clearly wasn’t thrilled with what he was hearing, assessed a technical foul on Cornhuskers forward Shavon Shields. Amazingly, he also yelled “Boom!” as he made the hand signal. Check it...
Via College Spun
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

College ref hit Shavon Shields with a 'T' while yelling BOOM!

NCAA referee Tom Eades hit Nebraska's Shavon Shields with a T and then hit him with a "BOOM." For reals.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Shields scores 15, Nebraska hangs on to beat Minnesota 52-49

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Shavon Shields scored 13 of his 15 points in the second half and Nebraska survived an eight-minute field-goal drought to end the game to beat Minnesota 52-49 on Tuesday night. The Cornhuskers (11-7, 3-3 Big Ten) made 11 of their last 12 free throws after starting 3 for 9 from the line. Benny Parker made two with 25 seconds left to make it a three-point game, and...
Via AP on Fox
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Beyond the Box Score: Wisconsin 70, Nebraska 55

After tough losses both on and off the court, the Badgers needed a good response. They got it with ease. Wisconsin withstood a Terran Petteway first-half show and pulled away comfortably in the second half for a 70-55 win. Let’s take a quick look at the box score. The Badgers were 11-21 from behind the arc. Along with this, Kaminsky and Koenig were a combined 7-9. It was good...
Via Madtown Badgers
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Iowa-Nebraska breakdown

1. Backcourt. Nebraska’s approach is unconventional with guard/forwards Terran Petteway and Shavon Shields each handling the ball from their traditional wing positions. But make no mistake, both pl
Via The Gazette - Iowa Hawkeyes
January 05, 2015

Nebraska beats Ohio 71-58 for 5th place

HONOLULU (AP) Terran Petteway and Shavon Shields each scored 22 points as Nebraska beat Ohio 72-58 on Thursday to claim fifth place in the Diamond Head Classic. Petteway shot 6 of 14 from the field and 9 of 13 from the free-throw line and grabbed 10 rebounds. Shields made 7 of 14 field goals and hit all seven of his free throw attempts. The Cornhuskers (8-4) did not trail in the...
Via AP on Fox
December 25, 2014  |  Discuss
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