Husker basketball announces schedule changes

The Huskers’ game against No. 21 Wisconsin at Pinnacle Bank Arena will now be played on Wednesday, Feb. 10, at 8:30 p.m. on BTN.
Nebraska Basketball

LINCOLN, Neb. (Husker Athletics) — The Big Ten Conference announced a trio of changes for Nebraska’s upcoming men’s basketball schedule due to rescheduling games which were previously postponed.

The Huskers’ game against No. 21 Wisconsin at Pinnacle Bank Arena will now be played on Wednesday, Feb. 10, at 8:30 p.m. on BTN.

That game was originally set for Thursday, Feb. 11.

Nebraska will now host sixth-ranked Illinois on Friday, Feb. 12, at 8 p.m., and that game will be televised by BTN. This game is the game which was originally slated for Jan. 13 in Lincoln.

Nebraska’s game at Illinois on Feb. 24 will be moved to the final week of the season with a new date and time announced in the coming days.

All of the Huskers’ games will be carried on the Learfield IMG College Husker Sports Network and its affiliates across Nebraska and on Huskers.com, the Huskers app and TuneIn Radio.

Nebraska Updated Schedule (Feb. 8-14)
Mon. (Feb. 8): at Minnesota, 7 p.m. (BTN)
Wed. (Feb. 10):  vs. Wisconsin, 8:30 p.m. (BTN)
Fri. (Feb. 12): vs. Illinois, 8 p.m. (BTN)
Sun. (Feb. 14): at Penn State, 2 p.m. CT (BTN)

The Nebraska women’s basketball mid-week game with Iowa is moving to Thursday in Lincoln, the Big Ten Conference and the Big Ten Network announced on Monday afternoon.

The Huskers were originally scheduled to face the Hawkeyes on Wednesday at Pinnacle Bank Arena with a 7 p.m. (CT) tip and a live video stream on BTN Plus. However, in an effort to help the Nebraska men’s basketball team get an extra game in this week, the women’s game with Iowa will tip on Thursday at 7 p.m. (CT) and gain full Big Ten Network television coverage.

The Nebraska women head into the week with a 9-7 overall record that includes a 7-6 Big Ten mark. The Hawkeyes come to Lincoln with a 10-6 record that includes a 6-6 conference standing.

Nebraska Women’s Basketball This Week
Thursday (Feb. 11) vs. Iowa – 7 p.m. – Pinnacle Bank Arena (BTN)
Sunday (Feb. 14) vs. Maryland – 4 p.m. – Pinnacle Bank Arena (FS1)

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