LINCOLN, NE – The Southern women's basketball team played its second consecutive road game Wednesday night inside Pinnacle Bank Arena at University of Nebraska. The Lady Jaguars were defeated 73-39.
Southern (2-3) started the game with a two pointer from Jaden Towner as the Jaguars traded baskets with the Cornhuskers (5-0) for most of the first half. The Lady Jaguars were able to cut into the lead, down 35-19 heading into the locker room.
The Huskers came out on a run to open the third quarter and shooting troubles started again for Southern. The Lady Jaguars shot 27% from field goal range going 14-of-53 and 20% from three point range going 4-of-20 in the contest.
Southern was lead by sophomore Amani McWain with 15 points and five rebounds. Senior Brittany Rose had eight points, eight assist and four rebounds. Sophomore Taneara Moore lead the Jaguars on the boards with six rebounds.
Next up, Southern travels to Austin, TX to face the University of Texas, Sunday Nov. 24 at 1:00 p.m. the game will be televised on the Longhorn Network TV.
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