Huskers Women Race to Big Win at No. 25 Illinois

Jaz Shelley scored 26 points while Isabelle Bourne had 16 points and 13 rebounds as Nebraska rolled to a 90-57 victory at No. 25 Illinois.

With last night’s win – the Huskers’ third over an AP Top 25 team this season – NU improved to 15-13 overall and 7-10 in the Big Ten.  Nebraska shot a sizzling 59 percent from the floor, while holding Illinois to just over 34 percent. 

NU returns home to close the regular season against Northwestern on Sunday.  Tipoff on Senior Day at Pinnacle Bank Arena is set for 1 p.m.