Sun Devils Fall To Cornhuskers, 62-58
Dec. 28, 2008
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -Danielle Orsillo had 16 points and Sybil Dosty 14 points and 11 rebounds for ASU. Dymond Simon, back in the lineup after missing the Dec. 21 win over Xavier with a foot injury, added 12 points and five assists. The Sun Devils put up a good fight, but could not defeat the Cornhuskers.
Yvonne Turner scored 13 points, making two crucial free throws with 18 seconds left, and Nebraska came from behind to defeat No. 24 Arizona State 62-58 on Sunday.
Catheryn Redmon and Kaitlyn Burke added 12 points apiece for the Cornhuskers, who took their first lead with 2:48 left on Turner's layup.
The Sun Devils (8-4) regained the lead on a free throw by Briann January, but Cory Mongomery's jumper with 1:35 left put the Huskers in front to stay.
Turner's late free throws put Nebraska (9-3) up 61-58, and Dominique Kelley hit one more from the line for the final margin.