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    Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Nebraska is currently 2 games out of 2nd and 3 games out of 1st with the following games remaining. When was the last time they finished above .500 in the Big 12?

    vs. Penn St.
    vs. Purdue
    at Illinois
    vs. Northwestern
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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Must be nice to play in the B1G



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    At first I lol'd. Then I looked at the standings and that cake remaining schedule and 2nd to 4th place seems very possible. If Iowa loses tonight they have a favorable position given that schedule



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Quote Originally Posted by blizzisu View Post
    Nebraska is currently 2 games out of 2nd and 3 games out of 1st with the following games remaining. When was the last time they finished above .500 in the Big 12?

    vs. Penn St.
    vs. Purdue
    at Illinois
    vs. Northwestern
    at Indiana
    vs. Wisconsin
    Geesh.



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Indiana sucks again. I wonder how long Crean is going to last this time around.



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    It's actually still possible for Nebraska to win the Big Ten. That is very unlikely, but I agree that 2-4 is real possibility.



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Wait, what????!!



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Shows how weak the Big whatever is



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Quote Originally Posted by Peter View Post
    Indiana sucks again. I wonder how long Crean is going to last this time around.
    He likely gets two more years, but with Clark visiting in early March, we can always hope.



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Quote Originally Posted by isuforlife View Post
    Shows how weak the Big whatever is
    shows how much uneven scheduling can affect conference races. Played Iowa, MSU, Wisc, and Minnesota only once.



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    shows how much uneven scheduling can affect conference races. Played Iowa, MSU, Wisc, and Minnesota only once.
    True, see Iowa last year



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Quote Originally Posted by blizzisu View Post
    Nebraska is currently 2 games out of 2nd and 3 games out of 1st with the following games remaining. When was the last time they finished above .500 in the Big 12?

    vs. Penn St.
    vs. Purdue
    at Illinois
    vs. Northwestern
    at Indiana
    vs. Wisconsin
    The only tough game is the last one. And it is senior day. Go Miles.


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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    shows how much uneven scheduling can affect conference races. Played Iowa, MSU, Wisc, and Minnesota only once.
    That is truly getting a lucky roll.



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    Re: Could Nebraska finish in the top 3?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    shows how much uneven scheduling can affect conference races. Played Iowa, MSU, Wisc, and Minnesota only once.
    Which is why 10 teams seems to be a nice number. Double round robin makes for a fair regular season champ.



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