KU Falls to Nebraska
Jan. 29, 2005
LINCOLN, Neb. – The University of Kansas women’s basketball team had its two-game winning streak snapped on Saturday as it fell to Nebraska, 59-48, at the Bob Devaney Sports Center in Lincoln, Neb.
With the loss, KU’s record on the season falls to 9-9 and 2-5 in Big 12 play, while Nebraska improves to 12-7 overall and 4-3 in league play.
The Jayhawks had three players in double-figures, led by junior Kaylee Brown, who collected 15 points. Brown was 3-of-4 from three-point range. Junior Erica Hallman chipped in with 12 points, while junior Crystal Kemp scored 10 points.
Nebraska was led in scoring by sophomore guard Kiera Hardy who poured in a game-high 17 points. Freshman Danielle Page came off the bench to score 12 points and collect 11 rebounds for the Cornhuskers.
Kansas trailed by only one point, 28-27, at halftime.
The Jayhawks are back in action on Wednesday, Feb. 4, when they host Oklahoma at Allen Fieldhouse. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m.