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2009-10 Schedule/Roster

11/13   Davidson W 86-62
11/15   @ UNLV W 73-51
11/19   Idaho State W 88-41
11/22   Washington State W 107-54
11/27   Ark.-Little Rock W 62-45*
11/28   St. Mary's W 84-73*
12/03   South Dakota W 77-38
12/05   @ Miami W 76-71
12/09   Creighton W 69-56
12/13   Northern Illinois W 69-44
12/20   LSU W 77-63
12/30   Albany W 88-41
01/04   @ Vermont W 94-50
01/09   @ Iowa State W 57-49
01/12   Texas W 91-79
01/17   @ Baylor W 65-56
01/23   Kansas State W 71-56
01/27   @ Texas Tech W 89-47
01/30   @Colorado W 80-64
02/03   Oklahoma State W 88-67
02/06   Texas A&M W 71-60
02/10   @ Kansas W 67-60
02/13   @ Missouri W 82-78
02/17   Iowa State W 60-50
02/20   Colorado W 89-73
02/24   @ Oklahoma W 80-64
02/27   Missouri W 67-51
03/03   Kansas W 77-52
03/06   @ Kansas State W 82-72
03/12   Kansas State W 63-46^
03/13   Texas A&M L 80-70^
03/21   Northern Iowa W 83-44**
03/23   UCLA W 83-70**
03/28   Kentucky L 76-67**
* St. Mary's Hilton Tourney, Moraga, CA
^ Big 12 Tournament, Kansas City
** NCAA Tournament
News archive 2009-10

The Huskers went undefeated in the regular season. They finished the season with a loss to Kentucky in the third round of the NCAA tournament.

The Huskers finish No. 4 and No. 7 in the final polls.
The suspense of the WNBA draft builds for Kelsey Griffin.
Another major honor for Yori: the Naismith Women's College Coach of the Year
Lincoln's vote next month on a new arena still appears too close to call.
NU has gained some intangibles that may soften the blow of key seniors’ departures.
Connie Yori is named the inaugural recipient of the Kay Yow Award.
More national honors: Kelsey Griffin wins the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award, and Connie Yori is AP’s coach of the year. Griffin is a finalist for the Honda Award.
Connie Yori has $75,000 in bonuses coming because of the season's achievements.
How high will Kelsey Griffin go in the WNBA draft? Some say No. 3. | She's invited
Yvonne Turner will compete in the 3-point championship Thursday in Indianapolis.
The USBWA honors Connie Yori as national coach of year & Kelsey Griffin as a first-team All-American. Griffin is also one of five finalists for the Wooden Award.
Kelsey Griffin earns first-team AP All-America honors. | Bio
Coaches & players hope the stage is set for something special. | Lasting impressions
Kentucky and its quickness put an end to a storybook year for NU.
Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4 KC Star, Lexington Herald, AP
Commentary: Sipple, Shatel | Notes: 1, 2 | Bracket
The smart money is on a fast-paced game tonight. | Late-game grumbles | Preview
Dominique Kelley gives the Huskers a boost when the chips are down.
Lindsey Moore's maturity impresses NU's veterans. | Shatel: Griffin enjoying the ride
The similar paths of NU and UK lead to three similar stories: 1, 2, 3
NU knows it needs its "A" game from here on, but the pressure has eased. | Notes
The season's success has brought a sizable boost in revenue.
Kentucky, with its pressure defense, is another team enjoying a breakout season.
Recruits who chose NU have less explaining to do these days.
They've hit new heights in a short time, and the Huskers aren't ready to stop now.
Fans can catch a ride to Kansas City with the Fastbreakers. | Red sea?
The team's shooting slump in the Big 12 tourney seems to have been an aberration.
Know the foe: The Kentucky Wildcats at a glance.
After absorbing an early punch, the Huskers are en route to their first Sweet 16 with an 83-70 win over UCLA. | Timely 3s | Commentary: Shatel, Sipple | Notes: 1, 2
The Huskers take an even-keeled approach as they prepare for the aggressive ways of an athletic UCLA squad. | Scouting report | Unflappable Lindsey Moore | Notes
Kelsey Griffin is one of 12 finalists for the Wade Trophy.
UCLA looks for a breakthrough win under tournament-savvy coach Nikki Caldwell.
Congrats to Connie Yori, named national coach of the year. | Pay bump next?
UCLA is up next. Hear Connie Yori and the LJS guys discuss the matchup.
The people of Cannon Falls, Minn., show their support for Cory Montgomery.
Sam McKewon: These women are tough, but are their legs fresh?
ESPN2’s plans for Sunday mean you might not see the game in its entirety.
Two departments where the Huskers might lag: Athleticism and prestige.
Northern Iowa hopes it can be the giant-killer in Minneapolis. | Notes: 1, 2
Connie Yori fought through many difficult days before turning the program around.
It's a homecoming trip for Nebraska's Cory Montgomery.
Lincoln could be an early-round tournament host site before long.
Cory Montgomery says the loss to A&M has “fueled our fire.” | Notes
Dominique Kelley shows she can help carry the offense. | Griffin honor
The N.Y. Times writes about Kelsey Griffin's near-departure two seasons ago.
Check out the pregame notes for the first-round contest against Northern Iowa.
The Huskers say they're not fretting about regaining their shooting touch.
Connie Yori is facing an ex-teammate in UNI coach Tanya Warren. | Yori honor
Nebraska isn't included in President Obama’s final four.
Nebraska gets a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tourney and will face Northern Iowa in Minneapolis on Sunday. UConn is a possible foe only in the championship game. | Brackets: PDF, Interactive | Shatel commentary
The Huskers look forward as they await tonight’s NCAA news.
What does the defeat portend? Shatel & Sipple speculate.
The winning streak ends with an 80-70 loss to A&M.
Perfection isn’t the biggest prize, so the starters may get extra rest against A&M.
NU pulls away in the second half to beat Kansas State.
The Wildcats aim to shock the world against NU. Among Husker players, there’s no talk of easing up.
The Huskers will face K-State in the Big 12 tourney.
The women enter the Big 12 tourney as the team to beat.
Through thick and thin, the booster club sticks with the team.
Defense is something Vonnie Turner takes seriously. | Notes
Randy York: The renaissance has only just begun.
Connie Yori says landing a No. 1 NCAA seed is more important than winning the Big 12 tourney. | Tourney notes
Homesickness almost cut short Kelsey Griffin’s NU career.
UConn isn’t the only undefeated this year - hello, Nebraska!
USA Today tells about the team’s perfect chemistry.
Big 12 honors roll in: Kelsey Griffin is player of year, Connie Yori coach of the year, and Yvonne Turner co-defensive player of the year. Cory Montgomery joins Griffin and Montgomery on the all-conference team, and Lindsey Moore is an all-freshman selection. | Sipple commentary
Homesickness almost cut short Kelsey Griffin’s NU career.
UConn isn’t the only undefeated this year - hello, Nebraska!
USA Today tells about the team’s perfect chemistry.
Big 12 honors roll in: Kelsey Griffin is player of year, Connie Yori coach of the year, and Yvonne Turner co-defensive player of the year. Cory Montgomery joins Griffin and Montgomery on the all-conference team, and Lindsey Moore is an all-freshman selection. | Sipple commentary
Huskers enjoy success due to various factors.
A sale on 2010-11 season tickets is under way.
Friday’s Big 12 tournament foe will be Texas Tech or KSU.
The perfect regular season is in the books: NU 82, KSU 72 video
A rare feat is within the Huskers’ reach today at Manhattan.
She's called "Tiny," but Neals comes up big off the bench.
The Huskers stay grounded as they aim for Big 12 history.
Congrats to the six Huskers named academic all-conference.
It's a romp over Kansas in the Huskers’ home finale.
The seniors who'll be honored at tonight's televised game are part of a 20-year streak that Connie Yori takes pride in.
This season's packed houses give the team a lift.
Griffin again grabs Big 12 player-of-the-week honors.
The Huskers beat Mizzou before a school-record crowd.
The Huskers clinch the Big 12 title at Oklahoma.
Colorado’s barrage of treys can’t keep NU from win #25.
Unbeaten NU sets a school record with win No. 24.
NU comes back at Mizzou to win with a 10-point rally.
Kansas gives Nebraska a tough fight, but NU gets the win.
Yori's assistants help NU get an edge on the opposition.
With Nebraska & UConn now being mentioned in the same breath, Connie Yori keeps the focus on the next foe.
Kelsey Griffin as player of the year?
Nebraska moves up to No. 3 but still may finish in the red financially.
The fired-up Huskers topple A&M and improve to 21-0. photos
The Huskers move to 20-0 with a blowout over OSU.photos
The Husker women face new challenges.
Kelsey Griffin is making a statement on and off the court.
Huskers improve to 6-0 in Big 12.
The Huskers continue their historic streak, thumping Texas Tech.
Huskers among nation's hottest teams.
The Huskers crack the AP top 10 for the first time, at No. 7.
NU takes control in the last 8 minutes and beats No. 9 Baylor in Waco. photos
Huskers down Texas, remain unbeaten. NYT
Huskers outlast Iowa State.
Husker women keep rolling, down Vermont.
Griffin earns Big 12 honor.
NU jumps to No. 14 in Top 25 poll.
NU stays unbeaten with a convincing win over No. 5 LSU.
Nebraska's biggest test looms.
Coming back from injury, Griffin brings new zest.
Jays can't hold Griffin as NU stays undefeated.
Husker women beat Miami, remain undefeated.
Turner shows offensive prowess against South Dakota. DN
The Huskers hold off a late St. Mary’s surge and win, 84-73.
Two Huskers reach milestones in a 62-45 win over Arkansas-Little Rock.
Nebraska rolls past Washington State, 107-54.
Nebraska women roll over Idaho State.
NU parlays defense into easy triumph.
Huskers down Davidson in opener.
Team's hopes high for season.
Huskers run past Lopers.
Griffin named to preseason All-Big 12 team.