COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- The 10th-ranked Maryland women's basketball team (19-3, 8-1 B1G) will play at Nebraska (17-6, 8-2) Sunday at 3 p.m. ET at the Huskers' Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln.
Sunday’s matchup is the seventh all-time between Maryland and Nebraska. The Terps are 6-0 vs. the Huskers. Most recently, Maryland won 93-49 in Lincoln on Jan. 4 last year. Brianna Fraser scored 11 points.
The Terrapins are coming off of a dominant 88-60 win over Rutgers (17-7, 5-5) Thursday. Kaila Charles led the way with 22 points, Eleanna Christinaki scored 20 with eight rebounds and Stephanie Jones scored 16, including 12 in the second half. Kristen Confroy scored 11. Maryland outrebounded Rutgers 46-26 and notched 25 assists.
Charles was named Big Ten Player of the Week and USBWA National Player of the Week Monday for averaging 24.5 points and shooting 76 percent from the field in the Terps' wins over Ohio State and at Northwestern. She is also one of 10 candidates for the Cheryl Miller Award for the nation's top small forwards.
Seven Terrapins are scoring in double figures - Charles (18.0), Eleanna Christinaki (14.0), Blair Watson (13.8), Stephanie Jones (11.8), Brianna Fraser (10.7), Ieshia Small (10.2) and Kristen Confroy (10.1). Maryland is the only team in the country with seven in double figures.
The Terrapins are currently ranked No. 4 in the country in three-point field goal percentage (.409) and No. 5 in scoring (85.3) and scoring margin (+23.0). Confroy is leading the Big Ten and is No. 3 in the country in three-point FG percentage (.482). Kaila Charles is No. 5 in the league in FG percentage (.539) and Channise Lewis is No. 4 in the Big Ten in assists (5.3).
Charles has scored in double figures in 20 of 22 games this season. Confroy has played in 105 straight games, dating back to February of her freshman year. Confroy has made 194 career threes and moved to No. 2 on Maryland's all-time list in January. She is also No. 3 in the Maryland record books in career three-point percentage (.407).
Maryland is ranked No. 11 in the Associated Press poll and No. 10 in the USA Today Coaches poll.
After Sunday's matchup, the Terrapins will play at Michigan State (14-9, 4-6) Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Spartans' Breslin Center in East Lansing.
The Terps-Spartans matchup will be televised around the world on the Big Ten Network. Click here for your channel number for BTN. Fans can also watch on the BTN2Go app and BTN2Go.com. Fans outside the U.S. can watch here.