Home Basketball Nebraska, Tim Miles Agree to One-Year Extension

Nebraska, Tim Miles Agree to One-Year Extension

-

Nebraska Cornhuskers head men’s basketball coach Tim Miles has agreed to a one-year contract extension that will keep him in Lincoln through the 2019-20 season. Lee Barfknecht of the Omaha World-Herald reported the agreement. Financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed.

https://twitter.com/leebeeowh/status/603206160741638144

In three seasons with the Huskers, Miles is 47-49 (21-33 Big Ten) and led the team to a spot in the NCAA Tournament in 2014. There, No. 11 Nebraska lost to No. 6 Baylor in the Round of 64.

Next year, however, things could be looking up for Nebraska. Four-star recruits Ed Morrow Jr. and Glynn Watson are set to join the roster, which should help ease the departure of leading scorer Terran Petteway. Considering how Nebraska went 13-18 (5-13 Big Ten) last season and finished ahead of only Penn State and Rutgers in the conference standings, any little bit helps.

Just the same, the university obviously thinks Miles has done a good enough job with the program to warrant an extension, and fans should head into the upcoming season with their collective eyes forward.

Can’t get enough of Campus Sports? Follow us on TwitterFacebook and Instagram to stay updated with the latest news and exclusive giveaways!

*Featured Photo (above) credit to USA TODAY Sports

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

- Advertisment -

Must Read

Hottest Female News Anchors In The World

The news industry is booming with a whirlwind of events taking place across the world. With the wide range of politics, sports, and news...
- Advertisment -