Michigan State No.10 looks to extend his streak against Nebraska
EAST LANSING, Michigan.
Nebraska (6-8, 0-3) vs. No.10 Michigan State (12-2, 3-0)
Jack Breslin Student Events Center, East Lansing, Michigan; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The No.10 Michigan State is looking for his ninth consecutive head-to-head series victory over Nebraska. In its last eight wins against the Cornhuskers, Michigan State has averaged 14 points. Nebraska’s last victory in the series dates back to January 20, 2016, a 72-71 victory.
SAVVY SENIORS: Michigan State’s Gabe Brown, Marcus Bingham Jr. and Joey Hauser have collectively accounted for 42 percent of the team’s points this season, including 46 percent of the Spartans’ total points in the last five games.
OFFENSIVE THREAT: Alonzo Verge Jr. has directly created 47% of all Nebraska field goals in the last five games. The senior keeper has 29 field goals and 28 assists in those games.
SCORING THRESHOLDS: Nebraska is 0-5 when their offense scores 69 points or less. Michigan State is a perfect 11-0 when it has 68 points or less for its opponents.
STREAK STATS: Michigan State has won its last six home games, averaging 81.3 points while dropping 61.5.
DID YOU KNOW: Nebraska attempted the second most free throws of any Big Ten team. The Cornhuskers have averaged 21 free throws per game.
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