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Final

Wisconsin 59

(8-18, 4-10 Big Ten)

(16) Nebraska 68

(20-6, 9-5 Big Ten)

    2:00 PM ET, February 19, 2012

    1 2 T
    WIS 24 3559
    #16NEB 42 2668

    Top Performers

    Wisconsin: M. Paige 15 Pts

    Nebraska: J. Hooper 19 Pts, 18 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Nebraska sinks Wisconsin to pull out of 3-game slide

    Associated Press

    LINCOLN, Neb. -- Jordan Hooper had 19 points, 18 rebounds and two blocks to lead Nebraska (No. 21 ESPN/USA Today, No. 16 AP) to a 68-59 victory against Wisconsin on Sunday.

    Emily Cady scored 13 points and Lindsey Moore and Kaitlyn Burke 11 each for the Cornhuskers (20-6, 9-5 Big Ten), who snapped a three-game losing streak.

    Morgan Paige had 15 points and Taylor Wurtz 14 for the Badgers (8-18, 4-10).

    Nebraska shot 51.7 percent (15 of 29) in the first half and outscored Wisconsin 19-4 during the last seven minutes to take a 42-24 lead at the break. Cady had seven points and Burke five during the surge, and the Cornhuskers increased the lead to 26 points in the second half.

    Anya Covington scored 12 points and Lacia Gorman 10 for the Badgers, who have lost five straight games.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WIS
    NEB
    Points 59 68
    FG Made-Attempted 19-50 (.380) 23-53 (.434)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 5-17 (.294)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-17 (.824) 17-21 (.810)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 26

    Game Leaders

     
    WIS
    NEB
    PointsM. Paige 15J. Hooper 19
    ReboundsT. Wurtz 6J. Hooper 18
    AssistsJ. Davis 2L. Moore 6
    StealsJ. Davis 3L. Moore 2
    BlocksC. Rochel 1J. Hooper 1

    2011-12 Season

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