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Nebraska 79, Houston Baptist 48

LINCOLN, Neb. - Allison Weidner scored 20 points and No. 22 Nebraska cruised to a 79-48 win over Houston Christian on Friday night.

The Cornhuskers (2-0) steadily pulled away, leading 35-18 at the half as three players had six points and two more had five.

Weidner had 14 points in the second half when Nebraska shot 52%. The Cornhuskers also turned 22 turnovers into 32 points, thanks to 14 steals. Jaz Shelley added 11 points with eight assists and five steals.

D'Denasija Collins had 14 points for Houston Christian (1-1). Marilyn Nzoiwu had 10 points and 13 rebounds.

The Cornhuskers play at No. 21 Creighton on Tuesday.

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AP women's college basketball: https://apnews.com/hub/womens-college-basketball and https://apnews.com/hub/ap-top-25-womens-college-basketball-poll and https://twitter.com/AP-Top25

Updated November 12, 2022


Houston Christian
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
N. Collins F 31 5-9 1-3 3-5 3-6 2 0 0 4 0 14
M. Nzoiwu C 37 4-11 2-2 0-0 2-13 3 2 0 5 2 10
A. Sutherland C 28 0-3 0-0 0-1 2-5 1 0 1 2 2 0
J. Vujakovic G 31 4-13 0-0 3-8 0-3 2 0 1 2 1 11
K. Wilson G 22 3-6 2-3 1-1 1-3 2 0 0 3 2 9
E. Maguire 18 0-5 0-0 0-3 0-1 1 0 0 1 4 0
J. Oly 17 0-4 0-2 0-2 1-2 0 0 0 3 1 0
A. Cotton 9 1-2 1-2 1-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Q. Erickson 6 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Totals   199 17-53
(.321)
6-12
(.500)
8-21
(.381)
11-37 11 2 2 22 12 48


Nebraska
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
I. Bourne F 26 3-8 0-0 0-2 1-5 2 0 1 2 0 6
A. Markowski C 22 2-9 4-5 0-3 2-6 1 0 2 0 1 8
J. Shelley G 29 4-9 1-1 2-6 1-4 8 0 5 1 0 11
A. Weidner G 27 8-13 3-3 1-2 3-7 1 0 1 0 1 20
T. Brady G 19 2-4 1-2 2-3 0-3 4 0 1 0 1 7
K. Moriarty 20 2-3 0-0 1-1 0-5 1 0 1 1 2 5
K. Coley 18 3-4 0-0 2-3 1-2 1 1 2 2 3 8
M. Krull 16 0-3 1-2 0-1 0-0 3 0 1 1 3 1
A. Stewart 13 3-7 1-1 0-3 0-2 0 0 0 2 3 7
C. Hake 10 2-3 0-0 2-3 0-1 0 0 0 1 1 6
Totals   200 29-63
(.460)
11-14
(.786)
10-27
(.370)
9-37 21 1 14 10 15 79


Officials: Tiara Cruse, Bruce Morris, Mark Resch
Attendance: 4,264




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