Former Nebraska basketball players Sadie Murren and Hannah Tvrdy found new homes. Murren will transfer to Wayne State for her final two seasons and Tvrdy will play for Colorado State.
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The Shock picked the Big Ten Player of the Year and three-time All-American with the 13th overall pick and the first pick of the second round.
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As of Saturday afternoon, former Nebraska women’s basketball star Jordan Hooper wasn’t quite sure where she’d watch Monday’s...
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Nebraska's Jordan Hooper and Creighton's Ethan Wragge came up short Thursday night in their bids to win the State Farm 3-point shooting contests.
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Hooper a 2nd-team All-America choice
For a third straight year, Nebraska women’s basketball forward Jordan Hooper was named to the Associated Press All-America team. And for the second straight year, Hooper has company with another Husker.
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NU’s Hooper, CU’s Wragge taking part in 3-point contest
Both Creighton and Nebraska will be represented in the NCAA 3-point contest Thursday in Dallas as part of the buildup to the Final Four. Husker forward Jordan Hooper will compete in the women’s contest, while Bluejay forward Ethan Wragge will be in the men’s contest.
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McKewon: Even without Hooper, Nebraska will have more weapons
The Huskers' 80-76 loss to BYU cut short an NCAA tournament run that was supposed to last five more days and one more round. NU wanted to make it back to Lincoln.
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Teammates heap love on NU's Hooper
The Huskers say they'll miss the star senior for more than just her scoring.
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Huskers stage two comebacks but fall short against BYU
The Nebraska women's basketball team climbed the hill Monday night, twice erasing a double-digit deficits against BYU in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. But they never quite got to the peak. And so the Huskers won't return to Pinnacle Bank Arena for the Sweet 16 in their own regional, as the Cougars gritted out a 80-76 win at Pauley...
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Notes: Center helps BYU's defense alter Husker offensive scheme
Nebraska dug itself an early 17-point hole against BYU Monday night in part because the Cougars hit early 3-pointers, and in part because the Huskers' offense struggled to adjust to BYU's defense, specifically center Jennifer Hamson, who blocked three shots in the first half and altered several more.
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Another tall task for Nebraska's Cady
Nebraska's 6-foot-2 'stringbean' figures to draw the assignment of covering 6-7 BYU star.
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Matchups: Nebraska vs. BYU
World-Herald staff writer Sam McKewon breaks down the matchups for Nebraska's game with BYU.
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Notes: Playing at Pauley a definite perk for the Huskers
One of the few perks for Nebraska of playing the first- and second-round games away from home has been the setting: UCLA's Pauley Pavilion.
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NU women pull away in second half to top Bulldogs
NU broke open a tight contest in the game's final five minutes, vanquishing the Bulldogs 74-55 at Pauley Pavilion. Fresno State had cut Nebraska's lead to 52-45 with 6:28 left when the Huskers went on a 8-0 run over the next two minutes. A 3-pointer by Tear'a Laudermill — who only hit 4 of 19 shots from the floor — was a key turning...
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NU’s Laudermill finds her range
After struggling in first half, Husker guard hits timely treys in ensure win.
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Notes: Physical game new for Fresno, typical for NU
Fresno State coach Raegan Pebley didn’t want her team to get caught up in the name on the opponent’s jersey. The Bulldogs didn’t seem cowed by Nebraska, but they did clearly struggle with the Huskers’ physical style of play. Especially when officials swallowed their whistle on plays that might have been fouls in other games.
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Nebraska's shot at glory? Give me five!
Nebraska's chances to get home for a regional, and a potential Sweet 16 tilt with Connecticut, rest on the shoulders of a workhorse starting unit.
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Huskers see themselves in Fresno State
Mountain West tournament champion Fresno State plays hard, smart and together, Nebraska coach says
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Matchups: Nebraska vs. Fresno State
World-Herald staff writer Sam McKewon breaks down the Fresno State-Nebraska matchups.
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Huskers have Fresno coach's attention
Pebley is well aware of balancing act, but for time being, she's focused on stopping Nebraska.
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McKewon: Husker women homeward bound? Formidable foes blocking path
The Nebraska women's basketball team can taste a return to Pinnacle Bank Arena for the Sweet 16 and the height of the Lincoln Regional. Regardless of whether it can slay giant Connecticut in a wild setting, that Saturday night would be the kind of ESPN-fueled advertising the Huskers would love to have in courting a strong 2015 recruiting class.
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