In the Big Ten men’s basketball tournament, Penn State rallied from 14 points down to end Nebraska’s season. The Huskers fell 72-66 in the tourney’s opening round.
NU’s campaign ended with a 7-20 mark, 3-16 in the conference. Nebraska is 5-10 all-time in the league’s tournament, including 0-3 against the Nittany Lions.
The Nebraska women also played in the Big Ten tourney at Indianapolis yesterday and fared better, winning 72-61 over Minnesota.
Sam Haiby had 19 points and eight rebounds and Kate Cain added 16 points and six rebounds for the Huskers.
Nebraska faces top-seeded and number 7 Maryland in today’s quarterfinals at 10 a.m.