LINCOLN — For a third straight year, Nebraska women’s basketball forward Jordan Hooper was named to the Associated Press All-America team. And for the second straight year, Hooper has company with another Husker.
Hooper was named to the AP’s second team Tuesday, while sophomore guard Rachel Theriot received honorable mention. Hooper, an honorable-mention All-American as a sophomore and a junior, saved her best season for the senior campaign, averaging 20.4 points and 9.1 rebounds. The 6-foot-2 Alliance native won the Big Ten player of the year award from the coaches and is No. 2 in Husker history for career starts, points and rebounds. Hooper is a finalist for the Wooden Award and Wade Trophy.