Nebraska 77 at Iowa 72

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No. 19 Nebraska rallies to beat Iowa 77-72
Sunday, Jan 8, 2012

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP)—Lindsey Moore had 22 points and nine assists and Jordan Hooper added 17 points as No. 19 Nebraska rallied to beat Iowa 77-72 on Sunday.

The Cornhuskers (14-1, 3-0 Big Ten) trailed by as many as eight points before a late 12-2 run led to their eighth straight win.

Moore gave the Huskers a 61-60 lead with a 3-pointer, and Brandi Jeffery’s 3 made it 70-62 with 3:04 left. The Hawkeyes closed within 73-70 with 1:21 to go, but Jeffery forced a tie-up with Iowa’s Kamille Wahlin to give the ball back to Nebraska.

Jaime Printy scored 27 points and Morgan Johnson had 21 points and 12 rebounds for the Hawkeyes (10-7, 2-2), who were just 2 of 16 from 3-point range.

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 Top Performers
 Nebraska
Lindsey Moore Lindsey Moore
6-8,  22 Pts
7 Rebs, 9 Assists
 Iowa
Jaime Printy Jaime Printy
8-18,  27 Pts
2 Rebs, 5 Assists

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