The Gopher men's basketball team won their eighth straight Big Ten game Thursday night, beating Nebraska 88-73.
It's the first time since the Gophers Final Four run in 1997 that Minnesota has won eight straight conference games.
— Big Ten Network (@BigTenNetwork) March 3, 2017
The victory also clinched a double bye for the Gophers in the Big Ten Tournament.
Minnesota (23-7, 11-6) closes their regular season at Wisconsin on Sunday.