Nebraska will travel to North Carolina for the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. The Huskers, who advanced to the 2013 NCAA Sweet 16, will face a Tar Heel team that earned a trip to the NCAA second round.
Nebraska (25-9, 12-4 Big Ten) finished No. 16 in the final NCAA RPI in 2012-13, while North Carolina was No. 18. The Huskers closed the season at No. 18 in the final USA Today/Coaches Top 25, while North Carolina (29-7, 14-4 ACC) came in at No. 19. NU entered the NCAA Tournament at No. 24 in the final Associated Press Poll, while the Tar Heels were No. 13.
The Huskers were the Big Ten regular-season runner-up, while North Carolina matched Maryland for second in the ACC final standings.