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Final

Sam Houston 72

(1-3, 0-2 away)

(23) Nebraska 85

(4-1, 4-0 home)

8:05 PM ET, November 20, 2012

1 2 T
SHSU 29 4372
#23NEB 53 3285

Jordan Hooper's double-double helps Huskers sink Sam Houston St.

Associated Press

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.

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