B1G women's hoops recap: Gophers cruise to win
There were two Big Ten women’s basketball games Saturday afternoon, and the road team won each game. Minnesota toppled Michigan, 85-69, and Nebraska took down Iowa, 80-67. Catch up on all of Saturday’s action in this post.
MINNESOTA 85, MICHIGAN 69 | RECAP | BOX
A huge second half in which the Golden Gophers shot .773 from the field and scored 51 points helped the University of Minnesota (14-9, 3-6) women’s basketball team come back to defeat Michigan (14-8, 5-4), 85-69, on the road Saturday afternoon at Crisler Arena.
NEBRASKA 80, IOWA 67 | RECAP | BOX
Tear’a Laudermill scored a career-high 26 points and Jordan Hooper added 25 points and 13 rebounds to power Nebraska to an 80-67 women’s basketball win at Iowa on Saturday afternoon. The Huskers improved to 15-5 overall and 5-3 in the Big Ten while notching their seventh consecutive victory in the series with the Hawkeyes over the last three seasons. Iowa slipped to 17-6 overall and 5-4 in the conference, as the Huskers snapped Iowa’s three-game winning streak.