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Northwestern Wildcats vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers

The Northwestern Wildcats and the Nebraska Cornhuskers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

Northwestern was a 61-56 loser in their most recent outing at home against Indiana. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.

Nebraska lost its last outing, a 60-49 result against Illinois on February 26. They failed to cover in that game as a 3-point underdog.

Northwestern:
Team record: 12-16 SU, 9-18 ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.

is 4-13 SU in its last 17 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Penn State are 5-5
After playing Indiana are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7

Nebraska:
Team record: 16-11 SU, 17-9 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Indiana are 2-1
After playing Illinois are 4-1
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Northwestern home to Penn State, Thursday, March 6
Nebraska at Indiana, Wednesday, March 5