LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Chelsea Aubry scored 18 points and Cory Montgomery added 14 to help No. 25 Nebraska beat Michigan 87-47 on Saturday night.
Aubry, a 6-foot-2 senior forward from Kitchener, Ontario, was 7-of-10 from the field, including a perfect 4-for-4 effort from 3-point range. She also had four assists.Nebraska (7-2) hit five of its first six shots, including a 3-pointer by Kelsey Griffin and three straight baskets by Aubry to take command.Michigan (6-5) cut the Cornhuskers' lead to 13-8 on Jessica Minnefield's layup, but Nebraska countered with three straight baskets, capped by an Aubry 3-pointer.Nebraska forced 15 Michigan turnovers in the first half, turning them into 17 points.The Huskers opened the second half with a 3-point spree. After Griffin hit a followup basket, Aubrey nailed two 3-pointers and Kiera Hardy added another, giving Nebraska a 52-24 lead with 16:45 left.Griffin finished with 13 points and seven rebounds for the Huskers.Janelle Cooper led the Wolverines with 13 points.