NC State adding Lehigh’s Andree as graduate transfer
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Lehigh's Pat Andree is headed North Carolina State as a graduate transfer for next season.
In a social media post, the 6-foot-8, 225-pound forward said he will graduate...
Palmer’s last-second FTs lift Huskers over Gophers 62-61
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska caught a break in the final seconds — maybe even two — and now its longest losing streak in four years is over.
James Palmer made two free throws after Amir Coffey was called for a questionable foul with 1.1 seconds left, allowing the Cornhuskers to beat Minnesota 62-61 Wednesday night for their first win in eight games.
Illinois hands Nebraska its fifth straight loss 71-64
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Pundits love to say defense wins basketball games, and Illinois coach Brad Underwood agreed wholeheartedly on Saturday as the Illini handed Nebraska its fifth straight defeat 71-64.
Kipper Nichols scored 18 points and Ayo Dosunmu 13 for Illinois (7-15, 3-8 Big Ten). Trent Frazier added 11 points for Illinois.
Underwood gave his team credit for a swarming defense, something the Illini have become known for in the conference.
Palmer, Watson lead Huskers past DII SW Minnesota St. 79-38
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska finished a three-games-in-three-weeks lull with an easy win over Division II Southwest Minnesota and now get set to resume Big Ten play with three of four games on the road.
Palmer scores 29 to help Nebraska beat Oklahoma State 79-56
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Nebraska got 29 points from James Palmer Jr. and the Huskers pulled away in the second half to defeat Oklahoma State 79-56 on Sunday night at the Sanford Pentagon.
Palmer came in averaging 18.7 points per game but blew by that number early in the second half. He scored a season-high 30 points in Nebraska's last outing, a 19-point win over Creighton on Dec. 8.
Palmer Jr. helps Nebraska hold off Wisconsin 63-59
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — James Palmer, Jr. had 18 points and Nebraska opened up a double-digit lead early in the second half then held off three Wisconsin surges to take a 63-59 win Tuesday night.
Nebraska cruises to 85-68 win over Delaware State
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — James Palmer Jr. had 18 points and Nebraska opened up a 19-point lead midway through the first half and turned back a second half Delaware State surge to take an 85-68 win Friday.
Nebraska (9-5) ran off 14 straight to go up 20-6 on Thomas Allen's layup with 12:56 left in the opening half, and stretched that to 28-9 over the next four minutes.
Palmer helps Huskers break out of first-half funk in exhibition
LINCOLN — Nebraska found reasons to continue practicing, at least in the near future, during Tuesday night’s 80-62 exhibition victory over Division II Northwood University.
Junior guard James Palmer might get an occasional break after pouring in 27 points in 32 minutes. The 6-foot-6 transfer from Miami (Florida) hit 9 of 14 shots, including 2 of 4 3-pointers, along with 7 of 8 free throws.
LINCOLN – Husker fans can get their first look at the 2017-18 Nebraska men’s basketball team this Thursday, Nov. 2, as the Huskers will host an open practice and scrimmage at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
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