LINCOLN, NE - JANUARY 17: Head coach Tim Miles of the Nebraska Cornhuskers watches action during the game against the Michigan State Spartans at Pinnacle Bank Arena on January 17, 2019 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images)
LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) — The Nebraska men's basketball team hung on to beat Butler in the first round of the NIT on Wednesday night, 80-76.
Isaiah Roby scored a career-high 28 points while James Palmer Jr. added 23.
The Huskers (19-16) will visit top seed TCU on Sunday at 8:30 p.m. on ESPNU.
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