Husker Hoops beats Penn State, snaps 26-game conference losing streak

Nebraska men's basketball knocked off Penn State on Sunday, 62-61, to snap a 26-game Big Ten losing streak, the second longest active skid in the nation.
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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (KLKN) — The streak is over.

Nebraska men’s basketball knocked off Penn State on Sunday, 62-61, to snap a 26-game Big Ten losing streak, the second longest active skid in the nation.

Teddy Allen hit the game-winning bucket with 12 seconds to play after the Huskers went over eight minutes without scoring. Allen finished with 14 points in the game.

It’s Nebraska’s first victory in conference since Jan. 7, 2020, when the Huskers beat Iowa in Lincoln.

Nebraska returns to action on Tuesday when it stays on the East Coast to take on Maryland. Tip-off set for 6:00 p.m. on BTN.

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