Nebraska to wear throwback Saturday on BTN

Nebraska basketball isn’t afraid to rock a throwback uniform. The team did so in last year’s lone Big Ten tourney game, and it will do so again when it hosts Michigan State at 8 p.m. ET Saturday on BTN/BTN2Go. This year, the Huskers also have donned an adidas alternate, but this look has a lot more character. See a picture of the full uniform in this post.

It’s old-school, all right. Just look at how narrow the shoulders are and how low the collar sits. Also, the stripe down the sides of the jersey is a very nice look, as is the waistband.

Here’s another look, one that spotlights the waistband:

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Zoumonkie on 2/15/2013 @ 1:45pm EDT Said:

It would look a lot better in green and white

Doug on 2/16/2013 @ 12:14am EDT Said:

I don’t think it’s gonna help them enough when MSU comes to town..

Jeff on 2/16/2013 @ 7:37pm EDT Said:

It would look better with short shorts