Husker Women Advance in NCAA Tourney

huskerbasketJordan Hooper produced her ninth double-double of the year with 21 points and 12 rebounds to rally the No. 24 Nebraska Women’s Basketball Team to a 73-59 win over Chattanooga in the NCAA Tournament at Reed Arena Saturday.

With the victory, No. 6 seed Nebraska improved to 24-8 overall and advanced to the NCAA Tournament second round for the third time in the past six years. NU will face third-seeded Texas A&M (25-9) on Monday at 8:30 p.m. The Aggies advanced to the second round with a 71-45 win over No. 14 seed Wichita State in Saturday’s first game.