Northwestern (12-11, 5-5) returns home following a pair of impressive road wins as it squares off against Nebraska on Saturday at Welsh-Ryan Arena. The Wildcats took down No. 14/13 Wisconsin 65-56 in Madison on Wednesday before defeating Minnesota 55-54 Saturday in Minneapolis. Drew Crawford averaged 23.5 points per game in the two victories and was named Big Ten Co-Player of the Week as well as the USBWA Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week. NU has won four of its last five games and enters the week in fourth place in the Big Ten standings.
Promotions: The newest members of the Northwestern Athletics Hall of Fame will be honored during Saturday's men's basketball game.