Husker Women Knock Off #13 Ohio State

LincolnNebraska used a tenacious defense and patient offense to knock off No. 13 Ohio State, 60-55, at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Friday night.

With the win, the Huskers improved to 6-1 on the year and improved to 4-0 at home on the season, while Ohio State slipped to 4-1 on the season in its first road game of the year.

Senior forward Alexa Johnson led the Huskers with 14 points and six rebounds, while freshman guard Kiera Hardy sparked Nebraska off the bench with 10 points, three rebounds and a pair of steals. 

Senior guard Keasha Cannon-Johnson added a stellar all-around game with a game-high 11 rebounds, while tying a career-high with nine assists.  She also contributed six points in the victory.