Molly

Shanahan

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#24

Center
Height: 6'1"
Year: Sophomore
City/State: Ventura, Calif.
High School: Buena

Bio

Molly Shanahan contributed during her freshman and sophomore seasons at Nebraska, despite being slowed by a leg injury during her first season in 1979-80.

In two seasons at Nebraska, she averaged 3.6 points and 3.6 rebounds per game while playing in 50 career games. She enjoyed her best year as a sophomore in 1980-81, when she averaged 4.4 points and 4.4 rebounds per game. She averaged 2.4 points and 2.4 boards per contest in 21 games as a freshman.

Shanahan was an All-California Interscholastic Federation performer at Buena High School - the same school that produced Huskers Cathy Owen and Terri Parriott.

The daughter of Michael and Shirley Shanahan, Molly was born Jan. 2, 1961. She was a business administration major at Nebraska.

Shanahan's Career Statistics

Year

G-GS

FG-FGA

Pct.

3P-3PA

Pct.

FT-FTA

Pct.

TRB-Avg.

PF-D

A

TO

Blk

ST

Pts-Avg.

1979-80

21-0

14-30

.389

NA NA

8-17

.471

51-2.4

21

7

10

NA

NA

51-2.4

1980-81

29-0

55-156

.353

NA

NA

18-54

.333

127-4.4

61

22

44

5

18

128-4.4

Career

50-0

69-186

.371

NA

NA

26-71

.366

178-3.6

82

29

54

5

18

179-3.6

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