Thursday's Results

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Nebraska 67, Indiana 38
Rachel Theriot scored a career-high 14 points and dished out six assists, while Jordan Hooper and Emily Cady added double-doubles to lead Nebraska to a 67-38 win at Indiana on Thursday night. Theriot hit 7-of-9 shots from the field, including 5-of-5 in the first half to produce the best game of her career. Hooper added 11 points and 11 rebounds in just 23 minutes for her seventh double-double of the season and 24th of her career. Cady pitched in 11 points and 10 boards for her second double-double of the year. RECAP

Minnesota 83, Ohio State 74
The University of Minnesota women's basketball team got double-figure scoring from Rachel Banham, Micaëlla Riché and Kionna Kellogg to earn an 83-74 victory vs. Ohio State in its Big Ten home opener Thursday night at Williams Arena. Banham scored a team-best 24 points on 8-19 shooting from the floor and 8-9 shooting from the free throw line, while adding six rebounds, two assists and two steals. Riché was 6-14 from the field and a perfect 8-8 from the free throw line to notch 20 points and eight rebounds, and Kellogg contributed 13 points on 5-6 shooting, eight rebounds, three assists and two steals. RECAP

Illinois 65, Northwestern 47
The Illinois women's basketball team downed the Northwestern Wildcats 65-47 to move to 2-1 in conference play and 9-6 overall. The Illini gained the advantage midway through the first half and never looked back, maintaining the lead over the final 30 minutes of play. Adrienne GodBold paved the way with a team high 20 points on 8-18 shooting from the field. Amber Moore and Karisma Penn followed suit with 16 and 13 points, respectively. The Orange and Blue outshot the Wildcats 33.3 percent to 30.8 percent from the floor, while Illinois capitalized on free-throw shooting, going 23-28 from the line. RECAP

Iowa 65, Wisconsin 56
Fueled by a 16-3 run midway through the second half, the University of Iowa women's basketball team dumped Wisconsin 65-56 on Thursday at the Kohl Center. The Hawkeyes (13-4 overall, 2-1 Big Ten) received double-doubles from senior center Morgan Johnson (23 points, 11 rebounds) and sophomore guard Samantha Logic (12 points, 10 rebounds). Once again Logic flirted with a triple double: she handed out nine assists. RECAP

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