The Nebraska women's basketball team will tip off its 18-game Big Ten Conference season on New Year's Eve at Pinnacle Bank Arena, when the Huskers take on Iowa.
Eight current and former Husker student-athletes across all sports will earn their undergraduate degrees from the University of Nebraska during commencement exercises on Saturday starting at 9 a.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
The Nebraska women's basketball team returned to Lincoln Wednesday evening to complete its 12-day Australian Tour.
Sophomore Natalie Romeo scored 20 points and dished out five assists to lead four Huskers in double figures, as the Nebraska women's basketball team closed the competitive portion of its Australian Tour with a 76-56 victory over the Sydney Heat on Monday.
Natalie Romeo scored a game-high 32 points, but the short-handed Nebraska women's basketball team dropped a 79-73 decision to Cairns at the Cairns Basketball Stadium on Thursday.
The top professional team in the South East Australian Basketball League (SEABL), the Dandenong Rangers rolled to a 72-41 win over Nebraska on Wednesday at the Dandenong Basketball Stadium.
Natalie Romeo scored 25 points and dished out six assists, but the Nebraska women's basketball team dropped an 81-72 decision to the Frankston Blues at Frankston Basketball Stadium on Tuesday in Australia.
After traveling half the day Saturday and all day Sunday, the Nebraska women's basketball team finally touched down in Australia on Monday morning.
The Nebraska women's basketball team will play 20 home games, including 18 regular-season contests at Pinnacle Bank Arena in 2015-16.
Nebraska women's basketball continued its strong tradition of outstanding fan support, finishing No. 11 nationally in average home attendance rankings released by the NCAA on Monday, July 6.
Former Nebraska center Danielle Page scored 12 points and pulled down eight big rebounds to lead Serbia to a 76-68 upset of top-seeded France in the Eurobasket Women's Championship on Sunday. The victory earned Serbia an automatic bid into the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.
Former Nebraska and Lincoln Northeast point guard Ashley Ford will return home as an assistant coach with the Nebraska women's basketball program, Coach Connie Yori announced on Monday.