Welcome to The Sports Bank’s second annual college basketball season preview series. Last year we looked at 99 teams in 99 days. This year, we are being slightly more aggressive and expanding to 111 teams in 111 days. We will rank the 74 power conference teams and top 37 mid-majors in reverse power ranking order. We’ll break down rosters, non-conference schedules, and pick … [Read more...] about #96 Nebraska Cornhuskers: College Basketball 111 in 111
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99 in 99: #94 Nebraska Cornhuskers
It is Nebraska's swan song in the Big 12 as they will be moving to the Big Ten for the 2011-2012 season. For a team that has not won an outright conference title since 1916, the Cornhuskers have more times than not been an easy victory for their opponents. Our 99 team college basketball preview in 99 days continues with their last hurrah. Click here for The Sports Bank's … [Read more...] about 99 in 99: #94 Nebraska Cornhuskers
What Is The Big Ten’s Next Expansion Move?
With Nebraska in the fold (and Zombie Tom Osborne apparently their athletic director -- seriously, he looks undead in that photo!), The Big Ten has some decisions to make. Do they stay at 12 teams? Do they continue to expand as all their major conference counterparts frantically do the same, or do they save themselves? Do they have any clue what they even want to do, or … [Read more...] about What Is The Big Ten’s Next Expansion Move?
What does Nebraska Basketball Bring to Big Ten? Not Much.
Nebraska is officially a member of the Big Ten… or whatever it will end up being called after all the dust has settled. While the move makes sense both financially and to improve the quality of football in the conference, the switch does absolutely nothing for college basketball. By: David Kay … [Read more...] about What does Nebraska Basketball Bring to Big Ten? Not Much.
Illini Coaches, A.D. comment on Nebraska joining Big Ten
So it's official now, Nebraska is in the Big 10. Statements have been released: including these by Illinois Fighting Illini athletic department big wigs: … [Read more...] about Illini Coaches, A.D. comment on Nebraska joining Big Ten