Morgan Marlborough’s overtime goal, her sixth game winner of the season, gave the Husker soccer tema a much needed 1-0 win over Iowa on Thursday.
With the win, the Huskers move closer to a bid to the Big Ten Tournament. Nebraska is trying to qualify for the Big Ten Tournament with the top seven teams, plus host Northwestern qualifying. NU was 10th heading into yesterday’s game.
The Huskers are 7-8-1 overall and 4-5-0 in conference play. The win also moved the Huskers ahead of the Hawkeyes in the Big Ten standing, as Iowa had a two-point lead over NU.
The Huskers host #25 Illinois on Sunday at 1 p.m.