Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Northwestern Wildcats 2-22-22

Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Northwestern Wildcats 2/22/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Northwestern Wildcats 2/22/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

 

The Nebraska Cornhuskers (7-19) travel to meet the Northwestern Wildcats (12-13) in the Big Ten Conference at Welsh-Ryan Arena in Evanston on Tuesday at 8:00 PM ET.

 

Nebraska struggled in their tour this season with only seven wins in their last 26 games played this season and ended up losing their recent outing to Maryland. The Cornhuskers defeated Minnesota in their recent meeting on February 9 but kneeled to 25th ranked Iowa and the Maryland Terrapins at 90-74 on February 18.

 

Nebraska dropped to last place in the Big Ten Conference with a 7-19 overall standing but remained winless on the road. The Cornhuskers’ defense struggled in stopping the offense of the Terrapins after allowing them to score 42 points in the first half and 48 in the second while the offense for Nebraska gained only a total of 74 points in the loss.

 

Guard Bryce McGowens scored 25 points while Guard Alonzo Verge Jr. contributed 14 points, 5 rebounds, and 5 assists for the Cornhuskers.

 

Guard Bryce McGowens led the scoring for Nebraska with an average of 16.8 PPG while Guard Alonzo Verge Jr. chipped in an average of 13.6 PPG as the next leading scorer for the Cornhuskers and also led in assists with an average of 5.2 assists per match.

 

Forward Derrick Walker controlled the glass for Nebraska with an average of 5.7 RPG. The Cornhuskers recorded an average scoring of 72.6 PPG with two players on double-figure average scoring.

 

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Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Northwestern Wildcats Predictions 2/22/2022

 

The Northwestern Wildcats are below the .500 mark after losing to Minnesota in their recent stint on Saturday. The Wildcats lost three contests in a row versus 15th ranked Illinois, 4th ranked Purdue and the recent 17-point loss to the Minnesota Golden Gophers on February 19.

 

Northwestern is in 11th place at 5-11 in the Big Ten Conference with an overall standing at 12-13 and a home record at 8-6 on the year. The Wildcats chased a 16-point lead by the Golden Gophers at halftime and never recovered from there until the regulation time expired with a 60-77 loss on Saturday.

 

Forward Pete Nance scored 18 points while Guard Boo Buie pitched in 16 in leading the offense for Northwestern.

 

On the season, Guard Boo Buie led the Wildcats in scoring with an average of 15.0 PPG and in assists with an average of 4.5 per match while Forward Pete Nance contributed an average of 14.9 PPG as the 2nd top scorer for Northwestern and also led in rebounding with an average of 6.4 RPG.

 

The Northwestern Wildcats scored an average of 73.7 PPG with three players on double-digit average scoring this season.        

 

Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Northwestern Wildcats. The NCAAB Pick for this contest is Northwestern -12. The Cornhuskers struggled with a 1-12 run this year while the Wildcats are on their way to the .500 mark on the year.

 

Nebraska has the worst defense in the league that allowed their opponents to an average score of 79.4 PPG on 44.5% FG while Northwestern has an efficient defense that can hold their rivals to just 68.4 PPG on 42.4% shooting. Prediction: The Northwestern Wildcats will win at 81-68. 

 

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NCAAB Starting Time: 8:00 PM ET

 

Location: Welsh-Ryan Arena in Evanston, IL

 

Date: Tuesday, February 22, 2022

 

TV: BTN

 

NCAAB Odds/Point Spread: Northwestern Wildcats -12    

 

NCAAB Totals: 149.5  

 

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