2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
7-20, 14th in Big Ten
Associated Press

Cornhuskers hire Lum as recruiting coordinator

Shannan Lum, named recruiting coordinator with Nebraska men's basketball by coach Fred Hoiberg on Monday, will be the second woman to hold that title at a Power Five school, joining Bailey Bachamp of Kansas State.


Penn State pulls away late, beats Nebraska 72-66

— Jamari Wheeler scored a career-high 19 points, and No. 11 seed Penn State pulled away inside the last four minutes to beat No. 14 seed Nebraska 72-66 on Wednesday night in the first round of the Big Ten Conference tournament.


Nebraska 'steals' win at Penn State, breaks Big Ten skid

— Teddy Allen raced for a fastbreak layup off a steal with 12 seconds left, lifting Nebraska into a 62-61 win over Penn State on Sunday, ending the Cornhuskers string of 25 Big Ten losses that stretched back for more than a year.

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Hoiberg on severe virus case: 'Got a little scared'

Nebraska coach Fred Hoiberg, who has had two open-heart surgeries and relies on a pacemaker, said he was "a little scared" by a severe case of COVID-19 that gave him chest pains.

Team Stats

Points Per Game70.0229th
Rebounds Per Game36.2135th
Assists Per Game13.7Tied-151st
Points Allowed74.2

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-7
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances7