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Iowa vs. Nebraska women's basketball, 1/16/18

Nebraska guard Hannah Whitish (3) drives the ball up court against Iowa’s Alexis Sevillian (5) in the first half Jan. 16 at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Whitish is leading the resurgent Huskers in scoring.

3, Hannah Whitish

G, 5-9

The junior from Barneveld, Wisconsin, was the only Husker to earn first- or second-team all-Big Ten Conference honors last season when she got a spot on the second team.

4, Sam Haiby

G, 5-9

The freshman from Moorhead, Minnesota, scored more than 2,000 points in her prep career, including games of 46 and 45 points during her senior season.

Nebraska Women's Basketball Open Practice, 10.23.18

Nebraska women's basketball player Nicea Eliely in action on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, during an open practice at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

5, Nicea Eliely

G, 6-1

The two-year starter from Colorado Springs, Colorado, is one of the Huskers’ best defensive players. And she improved on offense last season, averaging 8.2 points per game.

11, Kristian Hudson

G, 5-5

The graduate transfer from Florida International joined the Huskers this summer and will play her only season for Nebraska. She averaged 14.5 points last season.

13, Ashtyn Veerbeek

F, 6-2

The freshman from Sioux Center, Iowa, was the No. 68-ranked recruit in the country by ESPN. If she can rebound like she did in high school, she could play a lot.

Nebraska Women's Basketball Open Practice, 10.23.18

Nebraska women's basketball player Grace Mitchell (left) shows off her dance moves as Huskers teammate Taylor Kissinger looks on during post-practice introductions following a scrimmage on Tuesday at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

14, Grace Mitchell

G/F, 6-2

The junior from Wellington, Kansas, played in 29 games with two starts last season, with a lot of her playing time coming in the nonconference season.

24, Maddie Simon

F, 6-2

The senior and Lincoln Pius X graduate is one of two Nebraskans on the roster. She’s played in 78 games with 32 starts in her college career.

Nebraska Women's Basketball Open Practice, 10.23.18

Nebraska women's basketball player Kate Cain (left) eyes the basket during a scrimmage on Tuesday at Pinnacle Bank Arena.r

31, Kate Cain

C, 6-5

Her school-record 100 blocked shots, 19 steals and 7.0 rebounds per game last season helped Nebraska improve its defense by 13 points per game from the previous season.

32, Leigha Brown

F, 6-1

There are some people who think the Huskers may have got a recruiting steal with Brown. The freshman averaged 28.0 points and 11.5 rebounds last year in Indiana.

Michigan vs. Nebraska women, 1/13/18

Nebraska's Taylor Kissinger (33) sinks a three-pointer Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

33, Taylor Kissinger

G/F, 6-1

The sophomore from Minden was held back by a few injuries in her first season but still averaged 10 points per game, made 50 three-pointers and had a 25-point game.

44, Kayla Mershon

F, 6-3

The freshman from Chanhassen, Minnesota, helped lead Minnetonka High School to its first state championship as a sophomore in 2016.

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