Husker Women Down Boilermakers at Purdue

The Nebraska women’s basketball team survived a close call at Purdue Wednesday night, winning 62-61.

Freshman Jessica Shepard led NU with 22 points against constant double and triple teams from the Boilermakers.

The 13-5 Huskers have won four in a row, while first-place Purdue suffered its second straight defeat.

Nebraska visits Michigan on Sunday.