LINCOLN, Neb. -- Jordan Hooper posted a double-double and No. 23 Nebraska beat Sam Houston State 85-72 on Tuesday night, rebounding from their first loss on Sunday.
Hooper had 19 points and 10 rebounds. Emily Cady had a season-high 18 points, and Lindsey Moore had 13 points and five assists.
The Cornhuskers (4-1) led 50-22 at halftime.
Nebraska shot 42.5 percent from the field for the game. The Bearkats shot 41 percent.
Sequeena Thomas had 21 points and 12 rebounds for the Bearkats (1-3). Chanice Smith added another 21 points and eight rebounds. Britni Martin added 16 points, with six assists.
South Dakota State handed Nebraska its first loss, 60-55, on Sunday.
espnW's Mechelle Voepel says it is alarming that women's basketball stands alone in the latest Notice of Allegations that North Carolina received from the NCAA and explains how the notice has impacted the Tar Heels' recruiting.
|Stephen F. Austin||12-6||5||18-12|
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