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    Re: Nebrasketball

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Iowa will only lose 1 more game at most. Just might not be quite enough to get that title.
    I think it'll be 4-2.

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    Re: Nebrasketball

    First Nebraska win on the road vs a top 10 team since they beat ISU in 1997



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    Re: Nebrasketball

    If I may, I would like to properly illustrate the race for the big 10 title.




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    Re: Nebrasketball

    Quote Originally Posted by HFCS View Post
    Neb is where promising coaches meet doom. Blue huskers are the only college hoops in the state.
    Quote Originally Posted by State43 View Post
    This will trend the other way soon. Nebraska got beautiful new basketball facilities (one engineer on it was an ISU alum btw). This will get more players there and I know many fans that were not fans previously. With such little tradition, it will take some time to change that.
    State43 is correct on this. These aren't your father's husker hoops with Miles and the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Creighton owns the Omaha metro area and the Huskers have the rest of the state. There are enough fans in the area to support both programs if they are competitive. The smallest home crowd for either team this year is bigger than the largest crowd that ISU can draw.

    Travel distance is more important in basketball than in football. Both Creighton and Nebraska can fill their arenas with more fans within an hour's drive compared to either Iowa or Iowa State.



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    Re: Nebrasketball

    Quote Originally Posted by Steve View Post
    State43 is correct on this. These aren't your father's husker hoops with Miles and the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Creighton owns the Omaha metro area and the Huskers have the rest of the state. There are enough fans in the area to support both programs if they are competitive. The smallest home crowd for either team this year is bigger than the largest crowd that ISU can draw.

    Travel distance is more important in basketball than in football. Both Creighton and Nebraska can fill their arenas with more fans within an hour's drive compared to either Iowa or Iowa State.
    Smallest crowd is bigger than ISUs largest? Not sure if serious...



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    Re: Nebrasketball

    How many NCAA tourney games has Nebrasketball won in its history?


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    Re: Nebrasketball

    UN-L will be the program that the Jayskers will start supporting, as the draw of $8 beers won't be enough to overcome the fact that Creighton will only have one McDermott next year.


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    Re: Nebrasketball

    Quote Originally Posted by keepngoal View Post
    How many NCAA tourney games has Nebrasketball won in its history?
    Only 2 less than Fred Hoiberg has as a coach



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    Re: Nebrasketball

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Iowa will only lose 1 more game at most. Just might not be quite enough to get that title.
    They will lose one more game at a minimum, but would anyone be surprised if Iowa finishes 4-2 or 3-3?



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    Re: Nebrasketball

    Quote Originally Posted by State43 View Post
    Smallest crowd is bigger than ISUs largest? Not sure if serious...
    Hilton only holds 14,384. Most of Nebraska's crowds have been over 15,000 with the smallest being 14,765. Creighton crowds are usually mid 17,000's including at least 3 this year over 18,000. Their smallest crowd this season is 16,303.



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    Re: Nebrasketball

    ISU would obliterate the Big14


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    Re: Nebrasketball

    Quote Originally Posted by State43 View Post
    Smallest crowd is bigger than ISUs largest? Not sure if serious...
    Creighton usually sells out at about 18k and Pinnacle is bigger than Hilton at 15.4k and is well supported by fans.

    Nebby use to be 8k fans in the Devaney Dump.


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    Re: Nebrasketball

    NCAA downtroddens Nebby and Northwestern both enjoying some degree of success in the Big14.

    It's got to be because the league is so good, right?


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    Re: Nebrasketball

    Quote Originally Posted by Steve View Post
    State43 is correct on this. These aren't your father's husker hoops with Miles and the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Creighton owns the Omaha metro area and the Huskers have the rest of the state. There are enough fans in the area to support both programs if they are competitive. The smallest home crowd for either team this year is bigger than the largest crowd that ISU can draw.

    Travel distance is more important in basketball than in football. Both Creighton and Nebraska can fill their arenas with more fans within an hour's drive compared to either Iowa or Iowa State.
    You could be right, but if you're right it'll be at least a dozen times I've heard the same thing and it was very very wrong. I lived there for a while. Danny Nee era is still the pinnacle of the program and they couldn't win an NCAA game.



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    Re: Nebrasketball

    Quote Originally Posted by Rural View Post
    NCAA downtroddens Nebby and Northwestern both enjoying some degree of success in the Big14.

    It's got to be because the league is so good, right?
    It's only going to get better with this addition:

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