Points- Tony Carr - 13.2 points per game, 39% shooting percentage
Rebounds - Mike Watkins - 8.1 rebounds per game (5.6 defensive rebounds per game, 2.5 offensive rebounds per game)
Assists - Tony Carr - 4.2 assists per game
Points- Tai Webster - 17.2 points per game, 43% shooting percentage
Rebounds - Ed Morrow - 7.4 rebounds per game (4.2defensive rebounds per game, 3.2 offensive rebounds per game)
Assists - Tai Webster - 4.0 assists per game
The Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament kicks off on Mar. 8 at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. One of the match-ups will feature No. 13 Penn State vs. No. 12 Nebraska. The game is scheduled to tip-off at 4:30 p.m. (E.S.T.).
Penn State finished with an overall record of 14-17 (6-12 in conference). Nebraska finished with an overall record of 12-18 (6-12 in conference). Both teams are on losing streaks coming into the Big Ten Tournament. Penn State has lost its last five games while Nebraska has lost their last four games.
Nebraska defeated Penn State 82-66 at home back on Feb.14 to snap a two-game winning streak that the Nittany Lions had going into the game. Penn State kept the game close in the first half before Nebraska eventually pulled away in the second half.
Evan Taylor: 4.9 PPG, 2.9 RPG
Glynn Watson: 13.1 PPG, 3.0 RPG
Tai Webster: 17.2 PPG, 5.1 RPG
Ed Morrow Jr. : 9.4 PPG, 7.4 RPG
Michael Jacobson: 6.0 PPG, 6.2 RPG
Tony Carr: 13.2 PPG, 4.6 RPG
Shep Garner: 12.1 PPG, 2.7 RPG
Josh Reaves: 7.8 PPG, 4.1 RPG
Lamar Stevens: 12.5 PPG, 5.6 RPG
Mike Watkins: 9.5 PPG, 8.1 RPG
The winner of this match-up will take on Michigan State in the next round of the Big Ten Tournament.