The Nebraska women’s basketball team got off to a slow start and couldn’t recover, as Georgia Tech handed NU a 73-57 loss in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge at the Arena at Gwinnett Center on Wednesday night. It was the Huskers first loss of the season.
Lindsey Moore led the Huskers with 16 points, four assists and five steals, while Jordan Hooper added a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds. Nebraska hit just 32.3 percent (20-62) from the field and just 6-of-24 from long range. NU did hit 11-of-12 free throws. Both teams committed 26 turnovers against full-court pressure from both teams.