Nebraska basketball comes up short to No. 13 Ohio State
Posted: 9:00 PM, Jan 22, 2018
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<p>INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 10: Head coach Tim Miles of the Nebraska Cornhuskers looks on against the Wisconsin Badgers in the second round of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 10, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Nebraska defeated Wisconsin 70-58. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)</p>
Despite a career game from James Palmer Jr., Nebraska basketball came up short in a close one with No. 13 Ohio State. The Huskers fall to 14-8 on the season and 5-4 in Big Ten Conference play after the 65-59 loss.
The Buckeyes didn't have an answer for Palmer who finished with over half of team's points with 34, but no other Husker was in double-digit scoring.
Nebraska struggled with the three point shot yet again, connecting on just seven of their 27 shots from beyond the arc.
The Huskers will continue their road trip with a game at Rutgers Wednesday at 6 p.m. before coming back home to take on Iowa Saturday at 7 p.m.
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