Category Archives: Husker Women’s Basketball

Cain to forego extra season at NU, pursuing pro career

Cain to forego extra season at NU, pursuing pro career

Nebraska’s all-time leading shot blocker is looking for a new challenge. Senior Kate Cain will forego an extra season of eligibility granted by the NCAA to instead pursue her dream of a professional career. Cain recently declared for the upcoming WNBA Draft (April 15). The WNBA consists of 12 teams with 36 total picks over…Read more »

Report: NU AD Moos tied to Pac-12 commissioner search

Report: NU AD Moos tied to Pac-12 commissioner search

A lengthy list of names for the open Pac-12 commissioner post includes that of Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos. The Mercury News in San Jose reports Moos among a number of names “to get reaction from the presidents.” Moos played football at Washington State, where in 1972 he earned first-team All-Pac-8 honors. He worked in the…Read more »

Season ends for Huskers after WNIT loss

Season ends for Huskers after WNIT loss

Just a day after notching the first postseason win since 2014, the Nebraska women’s basketball season came to an end. The Huskers (13-13, 9-10 Big Ten) came up just short of a double-digit comeback Saturday, falling 75-71 to Colorado (12-10, 8-8 Pac-12) in the Round of 16 at the WNIT. Nebraska shot 40.7 percent for…Read more »

Huskers begin WNIT with dominating win

Huskers begin WNIT with dominating win

The .500 team from a power conference dominated the regular-season champion out of a mid-major. That was Nebraska (13-12, 9-10 Big Ten) beginning the WNIT with a dominant 72-46 win over UT Martin (20-6, 17-2 Ohio Valley) Friday. The Huskers led by just three at halftime, but used a 22-10 third quarter and a 22-12 fourth…Read more »

Nebraska earns bid to WNIT

Nebraska earns bid to WNIT

The season continues for Nebraska women’s basketball. Despite a 12-12 record, coach Amy Williams’s group will play postseason basketball. The Huskers accepted a bid to the WNIT. The Huskers are in the Memphis Region and will face UT Martin (20-5, 17-2 Ohio Valley) Friday morning. Win or lose, they will play Colorado (10-10, 8-8 Pac-12)…Read more »

KGFW Sports – No. 4 vs. No. 11, Tourney Updates and More

KGFW Sports – No. 4 vs. No. 11, Tourney Updates and More

The 4th ranked Nebraska volleyball team is hosting 11th ranked Ohio State this weekend at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. Riding a three-match winning streak, the Huskers lead the conference in kills and assists per set, and are third in the Big Ten in digs per set. The Buckeyes were picked to finish seventh in…Read more »

Huskers fall short in Big Ten Tournament against Maryland

Huskers fall short in Big Ten Tournament against Maryland

Just short. That’s what the effort came up for Nebraska (12-12, 9-10 Big Ten) Thursday in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals against top-seeded Maryland (22-2, 17-1 Big Ten). A month after being routed in Lincoln, the Huskers held a lead with six minutes to go in the fourth quarter. That lead was erased by an 8-0…Read more »