Nebraska fell 88-73 at Minnesota Thursday night. The Gophers won their eighth straight to improve to 23-7 overall and 11-6 in the Big Ten.
The Huskers slipped to 12-17 on the year and 6-11 in the conference. After a 3-0 start in league play, NU has lost 10 of the last 14 games to put coach Tim Miles’ job security in tenuous territory.
The Big Red is back home for the regular-season finale against Michigan Sunday night. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. and the pre-game begins at 6 on News Talk 900 KJSK.