Huskers hold off Minnesota on Senior Night

Nebraska got the win on Saturday over the Gophers, 78-74
Nebraska honors its seniors and beats Minnesota
Nebraska honors its seniors and beats Minnesota(KOLN)
Published: Feb. 27, 2021 at 9:54 PM CST
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LINCOLN, Neb. (Courtesy: Husker Athletics) - Nebraska’s veterans made the plays down the stretch, as Nebraska snapped a five-game losing streak with an 78-74 victory over Minnesota Saturday night.

Kobe Webster, Thorir Thorbjarnarson and Derrick Walker combined for the Huskers final nine points after Minnesota whittled a 13-point deficit to 69-66 with 2:39 left. Thorbjarnarson found Walker for a pair of baskets, the second made it a 73-68 lead with 1:38 left. Walker finished with career highs with 12 points and nine rebounds in 31 minutes.

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