Nebraska sophomore Hannah Whitish was named the Big Ten Player of the Week, while freshman Kate Cain added her third Big Ten Freshman-of-the-Week award in the season's first five weeks, when the conference announced its weekly honors on Monday.
Hannah Whitish tied her career high with 29 points for the second consecutive game as the Nebraska women's basketball team won a double-overtime thriller, 89-84 over Drake at the Knapp Center on Saturday afternoon.
Huskers to Battle Bulldogs Saturday
Behind a career-high 29-point-shooting performance from sophomore Hannah Whitish, the Nebraska women's basketball team delivered Kansas their first loss of the season and earned their first true road win 66-49 in Allen Fieldhouse on Wednesday.
Huskers Take Aim at Unbeaten Jayhawks
Cain Claims Second Big Ten Freshman Honor
Huskers Run Past Lions
The Nebraska women's basketball team takes aim at its fifth win of the season while trying to improve to 5-0 all-time against Arkansas Pine Bluff in Lincoln when the Huskers take on the Lady Lions Saturday. Tip-off at Pinnacle Bank Arena is set for 2 p.m.
Nebraska led 66-61 with 3:28 left, but the Huskers were held scoreless the rest of the way in a 67-66 loss to Clemson in women's basketball at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln on Thursday night.
The Nebraska women's basketball team returns home to take on Clemson in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on Thursday at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Tip-off between the Huskers (4-2) and the Tigers (4-2) is set for 7 p.m.
The Nebraska women's basketball game with Arkansas Pine Bluff at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Saturday will tip at 2 p.m., the athletic department announced on Monday morning. The game had previously been listed as "TBA" on all schedules while the Huskers awaited official announcement of their home match times in the NCAA Volleyball Tournament this weekend at the Bob Devaney Sports Center.
Emily Wood and Taylor Kissinger combined for six second-half three-pointers to shoot Nebraska to a 55-47 women's basketball win over Coastal Carolina at the San Juan Shootout on Friday afternoon.