Big Ten LogoThe sixth-seeded Wisconsin Badgers will face 11th-seeded Nebraska in the Big Ten Tournament tonight at Bankers Life Field House in Indianapolis.

The Cornhuskers advanced with an 89-72 win over 14-seeded Rutgers on Wednesday night, while the Badgers awaited the winner.

Wisconsin (20-11) and Nebraska (15-17) met once this season, back on Feb. 10 in Madison.  Nigel Hayes scored 20 points to lead four starters in double figures as the Badgers pulled out a 72-61 victory.

The Cornhuskers played without senior Shavon Shields on that day.  He is averaging 16.4 points a game entering the Big Ten Tournament.

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