Nebraska Women's Basketball News

Last Game

Loss 75-81
Mar 5, 2020
Big Ten Tournament

2019 Schedule

Alabama A&M
W 68-46
@ Missouri
W 90-85
Southern Illinois Edwardsville
W 63-49
W 73-39
L 74-79
W 67-54
Sacred Heart *
W 72-49
W 83-79
Oral Roberts
W 77-67
W 78-69
@ Michigan State
L 70-78
W 72-58
W 65-50
@ Rutgers
L 65-69
@ Maryland
L 69-87
W 74-71
L 68-76
@ Wisconsin
W 72-71
@ Minnesota
L 61-67
Ohio State
L 74-80
@ Iowa
L 60-76
L 53-57
Penn State
W 75-58
@ Northwestern
L 56-60
@ Ohio State
L 52-65
W 80-58
@ Indiana
L 53-81
Michigan *
L 75-81
* Game played at neutral site
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Penn State
Nebraska Athletes Set to Return to Campus June 1
3 days ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Nebraska has its plan in place. The Huskers expect to welcome a number of athletes back to campus beginning June 1, including football, basketball (both men’s and women’s), volleyball and soccer.
Mailbag: Any First-Rounders Coming Down the Pipeline?
26 days ago by Hail Varsity Staff
The Hail Varsity staff is back once again to answer your mailbag questions. This week, it's a lot of draft talk, a lot of Noah Vedral talk, and a little of a lot else.
Amy Williams Talks Transfers, Cheeseburgers and More
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Husker women’s basketball head coach Amy Williams took on Sports Nightly Monday night. In a conversation that spanned roughly 12 minutes, she covered a good deal of ground.
Kendall Coley's Road to Nebraska
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Kendall Coley looked at the college basketball landscape and thought why wait? “It really was down to two schools I really enjoyed, and I ended up picking Nebraska because I felt like that was the right place for me."
Huskers Add Cal Grad Transfer Mi'Cole Cayton, TTU's Nailah Dillard
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Between graduation and transfer, Nebraska was looking at seven departures from the 2019-20 squad, four of them from the backcourt. The start of the offseason had not been kind to NU so far, but two transfer additions may just change that.
Recruiting Wins, Football Controversies, and Transfer Hits
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Fred Hoiberg is challenging the traditional recruiting narrative at Nebraska, Dabo Swinney has something to say but has no say, and the Huskers' women's basketball program gets some needed good news.
Nebraska Guard Leigha Brown Puts Name in NCAA Transfer Portal
1 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
The Nebraska women’s basketball team roster has taken another hit. Leigha Brown, the Huskers’ leading scorer, has put her name in the NCAA transfer portal.
Padding the Stats: On the NCAA's Decision Regarding Winter Athletes
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
The NCAA did the right thing granting spring athletes another season of eligibility. Jacob Padilla writes the NCAA probably got it right by declining to offer the same eligibility for winter athletes as well, unfortunately.
What the Losses of Veerbeek, Mershon Mean for Nebraska
2 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Losing one would hurt any program outside college basketball's elite. Losing both forwards, as Nebraska did Wednesday, could prove a significant blow to Nebraska's build.
Forwards Ashtyn Veerbeek, Kayla Mershon Leaving Nebraska
2 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska was hit hard with some offseason attrition Wednesday afternoon when two members of coach Amy Williams’ frontcourt rotation announced they were leaving Nebraska.
Weighty Expectations, Maturity Tests, Potential Breakout Candidate
2 mo ago by Derek Peterson
With a number of things going on in the Husker-sphere right now, it felt like a good time to cover a few different topics. Derek Peterson tackles it all.
Padding the Stats: March Madness is Here
2 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
We had to wait an extra day this year, but the most wonderful month of the year is finally here. This is March.
Leigha Brown, Kate Cain Earn Big Ten End-of-Season Honors
2 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The season may not have gone collectively how the Huskers had hoped, but the Big Ten still recognized both Leigha Brown and Kate Cain for their individual contributions Monday when the all-conference teams and awards were announced.
Huskers Close Out Regular Season with Brutal Loss to No. 22 Indiana
2 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The light seemed to come on for Indiana late in the third quarter. Nebraska then got its doors blown off. A season-worst shooting performance gave way to the worst loss of the season in the final game of the regular season.
Hudson's Two Years at Nebraska Just the Start of Her Coaching Career
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Kristian Hudson took a grad transfer to Nebraska before the start of the 2018-19 season. The production on the court hasn't been there in abundance, but her two years have done well to prepare her for what's next.
A One-Time Free Transfer Is the Right Move. . . If Handled Properly
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The NCAA Transfer Waiver Working Group is considering a change to the current transfer restrictions for football, baseball, hockey, and men's and women's basketball. Undergrad student-athletes would be able to transfer for free once. That's good. It's not easy.
Red-Hot Huskers End Senior Day in Best Possible Way with 80-58 Win
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska exploded out of the gates against Illinois on Senior Day Saturday, building up a 30-point lead before the halftime break. That led to a huge win, a curtain call for four seniors at the end, and smiles all around.
A Special Senior Day for Nebraska's Coach on the Court
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska hosts Illinois Saturday on Senior Day. Which means afterward, head coach Amy Williams will have to say a goodbye to the only point guard she’s really known at Nebraska, and one who's meant a whole heck of a lot.
Frigid Shooting Sends Huskers to Loss at Ohio State, 65-52
3 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Nebraska opened the game 0-for-16 from 3-point range on the road, shot just 34% from the field for the game, and wasn’t able to threaten Ohio State late in a 65-52 loss Wednesday night.
Late Run by No. 19 Northwestern Ends Nebraska's Upset Bid
3 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
After leading for nearly 30 minutes, Nebraska surrendered a 9-0 run to end the game in a 60-56 loss at No. 19 Northwestern on Sunday afternoon.
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