Glynn Watson Jr. had 20 points to lead Nebraska past Western Illinois 73-49 Saturday. But, after the game, the senior guard wanted to talk about rebounding.
Watson led Nebraska with nine rebounds, matching his career high and coming up one carom short of a double-double. After scoring more than 80 points in their first four games, the Huskers had just 52 points in a Tuesday loss to Texas Tech.
Nebraska got its scoring back on track Saturday, scoring 40 in the first half. Nebraska is now averaging 80 points per game.
The Cornhuskers travel to Clemson to play the Tigers in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Monday.