Nebraska, the Big Ten’s final team left in the NCAA women’s tournament, was eliminated by Duke in a 53-45 loss Sunday afternoon. Get stats, recap and photos in this post.
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Duke 53, Nebraska 45: BOX | AP RECAP
Tricia Liston had 17 points and eight rebounds and Alexis Jones had 14 points, nine rebounds and six assists as Duke shook off another slow start by using a 12-0 run before halftime to knock off Nebraska on Sunday and advance to the Elite Eight. Nebraska (25-9), in the round of 16 for just the second time in school history, shot 30.3 percent and hit just 3 of 24 3-point tries. Duke will play top-seeded Notre Dame on Tuesday night for a berth in the Final Four.