Gophers lose ugly at Nebraska, 53-51


Minnesota's road woes continued Wednesday night as they lost to lowly Nebraska, 53-51. The Gophers are now 20-10 overall and 8-9 in the Big Ten, but just 1-7 on the road in conference games.

The Gophers were once again an awful free throw shooting team, hitting just 10-of-20 at the charity stripe.

How about the three-point shooting? That, too, was bad. They hit just 4-of-14.

Big Ten Network had an even better stat, noting that Minnesota finished with zero fast break points.

Trevor Mbakwe led the way with 15 points and 6 rebounds.

Minnesota closes the regular season on Saturday at Purdue.

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