Allen Returns, But NU Loses 25th Straight Big Ten Game

Nebraska’s leading scorer Teddy Allen returned to the court last night, but the Huskers fell to number 21 Wisconsin 61-48 at Pinnacle Bank Arena.  It was NU’s 25th straight loss in conference play.

Lat Mayen led Nebraska with 14 points.  Allen, who was benched by coach Fred Hoiberg for Monday’s game at Minnesota, had 12 points last night.

The loss dropped the Huskers to 4-9 overall and 0-8 in the Big Ten.

Next up is a home tilt against number 6 Illinois tomorrow night.  Tipoff is at 8 p.m., with the pregame starting at 7 on News Talk 900 KJSK.