It might not have been the most anticipated matchup of the Big Ten Tournament's first couple of days.
Let the games begin.
For the next five days, the United Center will be the home of Big Ten basketball, hosting the 2015 Big Ten Tournament on the West Side.
Nebraska hasn't played very well on the road this season, but Maryland has had a nasty habit of playing nail-bitingly close games at home.
Northwestern is now 1-8 in conference play.