So you are a die-hard Husker basketball fan. You think that you know everything that there is to know about your beloved Huskers and can answer any questions that might come up concerning them. Test out your knowledge and see how many of these questions you are able to get right. Half will be available this week to get you started and the other half will be revealed next week!
Question 1: During which year did the Big Ten begin to sponsor women’s basketball?
Question 2: Which team in the conference has won the most titles during regular season?
A: Ohio State holds this record with 13 championships during the regular season.
Question 3: Which team has won the most titles in the Big Ten?
A: Purdue has won the most titles in the Big Ten with 7, which is 3 higher than all the other teams.
Question 4: Which location, other than Indiana, that has hosted the postseason tournament for the Big Ten?
A: In 2001Grand Rapids, Michigan hosted this tournament.
Question 5: Which team has the Nebraska Women’s basketball team won against the most?
A: Nebraska has won the most against Michigan. Nebraska was 6-0 against Michigan until last February.
Question 6: Which of the women’s teams in the Big Ten have played in the largest capacity arena?
A: Ohio State holds this record with holding over 19,000 people in their stadium.
Question 7: How many of the teams who are currently in the Big Ten had attendances that put them in the top 30?
A: Eight Big Ten teams were able to do this, including Nebraska. Nebraska was ranked at 21 for their attendance last season.
Question 8: What was the Huskers score when they played Michigan November 28, 1980? (This game still holds the highest score in history for Nebraska women’s basketball)
A: The Huskers won the game 118-92
Question 9: There are three coaches who are also alums of the teams they are currently on. Who are they?
A: These three coaches include Sharon Versyp from Perdue, Suzy Merchant from Michigan State, and Jolette Law from Illinois.
Question 10: The tallest player on the roster for the Big Ten this season is how tall?
A: For women the tallest player is 6’ 7”