Coach Connie Yori meets the media Thursday in Chicago.
Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

Yori, Hooper Meet Media in Chicago

By NU Athletic Communications

Nebraska Coach Connie Yori and All-America forward Jordan Hooper travel to Chicago for Big Ten Conference Media Day on Thursday.

The annual meeting of conference-wide media for men's and women's basketball will be held at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Rosemont, Ill., near the new home of the Big Ten Conference Office.

Coach Yori will meet the media with her scheduled 8:50 a.m. press conference, which will be streamed live for free on Live coverage all the women's coaches press conferences will begin at 8 a.m. One-on-one interviews with media members will continue for Yori and Hooper until Noon.

Husker Sports Network play-by-play voice of Nebraska women's basketball Matt Coatney will provide comment and observation from Chicago throughout the day on Twitter and Facebook. He also will provide coverage of the both the men's and women's basketball media day on Sports Nightly.

Fans can also follow @B1GWBBall on Twitter throughout the day for highlights of the event and are encouraged to use the hash tag #B1GMediaDay to join the conversation.

Real-time updates will also be made on Facebook ( and through Instagram ( 

Transcripts of each coach’s press conference will be posted on on Thursday.


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