LINCOLN, NE - DECEMBER 8: Head coach Tim Miles of the Nebraska Cornhuskers reacts to being called for a technical foul in the game against the Creighton Bluejays at Pinnacle Bank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images)
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (KMTV) — The Nebraska men's basketball team lost a heartbreaker at Maryland on Wednesday night, 74-72.
The Huskers fell to 11-3 overall, 1-2 in Big Ten play. The Big Red blew an eight point 2nd half lead as the Terrapins' Jalen Smith scored the game-winner on a floater with three seconds remaining. Nebraska had a chance in the final seconds but couldn't get a shot off. James Palmer Jr. scored a game-high 26 points in the loss, while Anthony Cowan led the way for the Terps with 19.
NU travels to 25th-ranked Iowa on Sunday starting at 4:30 p.m. on BTN.
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