The Huskers begin a busy week on Monday, as they travel to Indiana for a matchup with the No. 22/24 Hoosiers at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall.
Tipoff is set for 5:30 p.m. (central) and the matchup will be televised nationally on FS1 with Joe Davis and Bill Raftery on the call. Monday's game will also be available on the Fox Sports Go app with cable authentication.
Fans can follow all of the action across the state of Nebraska on the IMG Husker Sports Network with Kent Pavelka and Jake Muhleisen on the call. The game will also be available on Huskers.com, on the Huskers app, on TuneIn Radio and the TuneIn Radio app and on SIRIUSXM radio. The pregame show begins one hour prior to tipoff on many of the Husker Sports Network affiliates.
The Huskers (12-4, 2-3 Big Ten) snapped a two-game losing streak with a 70-64 win over Penn State Thursday evening. Isaiah Roby led three Huskers in double figures with 22 points and 11 rebounds for his first double-double of the season, while Glynn Watson Jr. added 19 points, three assists and four rebounds. Watson keyed a decisive second-half run after PSU pulled to within one with eight points to help extend the lead to 66-61, while Roby capped his second 20-point effort of the season with four free throws in the final 17 seconds to end PSU's upset bid. Roby also helped limit Lamar Stevens to just 13 points on including 6-of-20 shooting, as the Huskers held PSU to 36 percent shooting.
Roby has played some of his best basketball over the last month, averaging 15.0 points on 55 percent shooting, 7.7 rebounds and 2.1 blocks per game. He has reached double figures in six of his last seven games, including the first two 20-point efforts of his career.
Monday's game will be the first of two straight games against nationally ranked teams for the Huskers, as the Hoosiers are No. 22 in the AP in the latest poll. NU will host No. 6 Michigan State on Thursday at PBA.
Indiana (12-4, 3-3 Big Ten) looks to bounce back after a 78-75 loss at Maryland on Friday. In that game, Indiana led by as many as 14 in the first half before the Terrapins rallied in the second half. Freshman Romeo Langford had a career-high 28 points for Indiana, including 20 in the second half, while Devonte Green and Juwan Morgan added 15 and 14 respectively. Indiana has been tough at home, going 10-0 in Assembly Hall, including wins over Marquette and Louisville.