Quiet Nebraska freshman quickly gets the point
Rachel Theriot, right, has had ups and downs in her freshman season at NU, including an 0-for-5 shooting night in a loss to Carli Tritz and Creighton. But she's averaging 31 minutes a game in Big Ten play and has twice been league freshman of the week.
Posted: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 1:10 pm, Thu May 8, 2014.
LINCOLN — For years, Rachel Theriot would wear her brown hair in two long braids to play basketball games. Along with her pass-first mentality, it was her signature on the Cleveland prep scene.
But a few weeks ago, the Nebraska freshman guard put it in a bun for a shootaround. Her Husker teammates razzed her a little, but told her to keep the look.
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Wednesday, January 23, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 1:10 pm.