The University of Wisconsin men's basketball team will face off against Nebraska in the Big Ten Conference tournament on Friday at the United Center in Chicago.
The No. 19 Badgers (22-9) earned a double bye after beating out the Maryland Terrapins in conference play for the fourth seed in the tournament.
State Journal reporter Jim Polzin breaks down the Big Ten tournament matchup between the 19th-ranked Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team a…
Friday's game against the 13th-seeded Cornhuskers (18-15) is scheduled to tip off 25 minutes after the end of the matchup between Michigan State and Ohio State, which is slated to start at 11:30 a.m.
The Cornhuskers upset the fifth-seeded Terrapins 69-61 on Thursday to move on to face the Badgers.
In the only meeting between Wisconsin and Nebraska this season, the Badgers defeated the Cornhuskers 62-51 on Jan. 29, in Lincoln, Nebraska.