Trio of NU Women’s Basketball Stars Win Big Ten Accolades

Nebraska women’s basketball standouts Alexis Markowski, Jaz Shelley and Natalie Potts earned recognition from the Big Ten yesterday. 

Markowski captured first-team all-conference honors, while Shelley was named to the second team.  Potts was tabbed the league’s Freshman of the Year by the conference coaches.  She also claimed an honorable-mention All-Big Ten award from the media.

The No. 5 seed Huskers enjoy a first-round bye today before taking on the winner of No. 12 Purdue and No. 13 Northwestern at the Big Ten Tournament in Minneapolis on Thursday.  Tomorrow’s game will tip off around 2 p.m. on BTN.