Iowa beats the Huskers 88-78 in Lincoln

WOWT Live at 10
Published: Feb. 25, 2022 at 10:59 PM CST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - The 25th ranked Hawkeyes lock up for a fourth consecutive 20 win season beating Nebraska 88-78 at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Iowa has also won six of seven, thanks in part to an 11-0 run midway through the second half.

Alonzo Verge Jr. led Nebraska with 18 points, Tony Perkins led Iowa with 20 on 8-10 shooting. Keegan Murray was held well below his average with 15 points in this one. This is Iowa’s first win in Lincoln since Feb. 22, 2015, and the fourth straight in the series. The Hawkeyes improve to 20-8 overall and 10-7 in the Big Ten. The Huskers fall to 7-21 overall and 1-16 in the Big Ten.

Huskers will travel to Penn State Sunday while Iowa hosts Northwestern Monday.

Copyright 2022 WOWT. All rights reserved.