Husker women selected as No. 4 seed, will face Fresno State
From left, Rachel Theriot, Brandi Jeffery, Jordan Hooper, Hailie Sample and Emily Cady learn they are going to Los Angeles to play Fresno State in the NCAA tournament during a NCAA selection show watch party held at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
Posted: Monday, March 17, 2014 12:00 am
LINCOLN — For the next week, the Nebraska women’s basketball team will want to wear blinders.
The Huskers’ reward for winning their first two NCAA tournament games is too tantalizing to ignore. But NU, a No. 4 seed in its own regional, can only get back for the Sweet 16 in Lincoln — where top-ranked Connecticut and a giant home crowd surely await — by actually winning first- and second-round games.
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Monday, March 17, 2014 12:00 am.