The Penn State Nittany Lions take on the Nebraska Cornhuskers in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament on Wednesday, start time at 4:30 PM Et, at Verizon Center, Washington, District of Columbia.
The Penn State Nittany Lions (14-17) are riding in a five-game losing streak including a 90-79 defeat in the hands of the Hawkeyes in which Josh Reaves scored 25 points in 10-for-12 shooting from the field.
On the season, Penn State basketball is averaging 72.3 points, 35.3 rebounds and 14.0 assists per game. Defensively, Penn State is yielding 72.7 points per game against the opposing teams. Tony Carr leads in points with 13.2 and in assists wtih 4.2 per game. Mike Watkins tops in rebounds with 8.1 while Reaves leads in steals with 2.2 per game.
Five players are averaging at least 9.5 points per game for Penn State, they are: Carr (13.2), Lamar Stevens (12.5), Shep Garner (12.1), Payton Banks (10.9) and Mike Watkins (9.5) per game.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers (12-18) are riding in a four game losing streak including a 93-57 debacle against the Michigan Wolverines in which Ed Morrow scored 10 points in 3-for-5 shooting from the field and 4-for-5 free throws.
On the season, Nebraska basketball is averaging 70.0 points 38.2 rebounds and 11.6 assists per game. Defensively, Nebraska is yielding 72.9 points against the opposing teams. Tai Webster leads in points with 17.2 and in assists with 4.0 per game, while Ed Morrow tops in rebounds with 7.4. Glynn Watson Jr. tops in steals with 1.6 per game.
Three players are averaging at least 9.4 points per game for Nebraska, they are: Webster (17.2), Watson Jr. (13.1) and Morrow (9.4).
Penn State vs Nebraska basketball schedule:
Date: March 8, 2017
Start Time: 4:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESP2
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: +2.0
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