Alliance, NE. native Jordan Hooper scored 21 points, but the Nebraska women’s basketball team suffered a 96-62 loss to the Swedish National Team in the Huskers’ opening game of a four-game European Tour on Monday in Stockholm.
Hooper added five rebounds and a pair of steals. Freshman Brandi Jeffery added nine points for NU, while junior point guard Lindsey Moore pitched in six points and eight assists.
Freshman Emily Cady from Seward, NE., scored seven points in her Husker debut, while redshirt freshman Rebecca Woodberry added seven points and three rebounds.
The Huskers continue their European Tour by traveling to Oslo, Norway, on Tuesday. NU’s second game is set for Wednesday