The Nebraska women’s basketball team took a big jump this week moving up five spots to No. 18 in the Coaches Top 25 released on Tuesday afternoon. The 10-0 Huskers are off to their best start in school history.
Nebraska’s opponent this weekend LSU, is No. 9 in the Coaches’ poll. The Tigers (7-0) have advanced to five of the past six NCAA Women’s Final Fours. LSU is also unbeaten heading into tonight’s game with Houston Baptist. Nebraska’s game with LSU will be the Tigers’ first game outside of the state of Louisiana this season. LSU is No. 5 in the AP Top 25, while the Huskers were No. 20 that poll that came out on Monday.