Nebraska beats Butler in NIT Opener

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LINCOLN, Neb. In the first round of the NIT, Nebraska defeated Butler 80-76. The Huskers were led by Isaiah Roby’s 26 points. Nebraska led by as many as 12 points and held on to advance to the second round.

The Huskers will play 1-seed TCU at Fort Worth, Texas on Sunday at 8:30 p.m. It will be televised on ESPNU.