BTN.com staff, February 21, 2015
Prediction: Women's basketball fans will be talking about Amanda Zahui B.'s historic week for quite some time.
The Minnesota star followed up her unforgettable 39-point, 29-rebound effort Tuesday vs. Iowa with an equally eye-popping 27-point, 27-rebound line in Saturday afternoon's double overtime win vs. Michigan.
In all, Zahui B. scored 66 points and grabbed 55 rebounds. In two games!
Use the links below to catch up on all of Saturday's action.
NEBRASKA 64, INDIANA 61: BOX | AP RECAP
Emily Cady had 22 points and 12 rebounds and freshman Natalie Romeo made four free throws in the final 29 seconds to help No. 21 Nebraska hold on for a 67-64 win over Indiana on Saturday.
MINNESOTA 91, MICHIGAN 88 (2OT): BOX | RECAP
Michigan took Minnesota to two overtimes Saturday at Williams Arena, but, in the end, it was a case of too much Amanda Zahui B. The star exploded for 27 points and 27 rebounds in the win.
ILLINOIS 47, PURDUE 46: BOX | RECAP
Despite being held to just 16 points in the first half, the Fighting Illini came roaring back to defeat Purdue, 47-46, in Mackey Arena. The win marks the Illini's first victory in West Lafayette since Feb. 3, 2005.
OHIO STATE 100, IOWA 82: BOX | AP RECAP
Ameryst Alston had 29 points and a career-high 11 assists, Alexa Hart scored 17 to go with 10 rebounds, and the Ohio State women snapped a five-game losing streak against No. 13 Iowa on Saturday night.