A new day, an old foe for Husker women
Texas A&M coach Gary Blair is aware of the scoring talent of NU's Jordan Hooper, center. “You have to make sure if Hooper hits one 3, she doesn't hit that second 3.”
Posted: Sunday, March 24, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 1:10 pm, Thu May 8, 2014.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — It was 2005, and the Nebraska women's basketball team had just thumped Texas A&M on the Aggies' home floor.
A&M coach Gary Blair boarded NU's team bus — a faux pas for just about any opposing coach except a raconteur like Blair — and paid his respects. Then he told the Huskers to buy their point guard, Jina Johansen, a cheeseburger — with everything on it — for the 11 assists she dished out.
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Sunday, March 24, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 1:10 pm.