Nebraska’s Jaz Shelley hits ‘you can’t see me’ taunt after huge bucket, Caitlin Clark inches closer to record


Nebraska guard Jaz Shelley hit the go-ahead 3-pointer and two free throws with 18 seconds left within the recreation because the Cornhuskers upset Caitlin Clark and No. 2 Iowa on Sunday afternoon, 82-79.

Shelley shot got here with 30 seconds left within the recreation. She got here off a display, nailed the shot after which hit the John Cena “you may’t see me taunt” much like what Clark did within the NCAA Ladies’s Basketball Event final yr.

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Caitlin Clark of the Iowa Hawkeyes drives to the basket in opposition to guard Jaz Shelley of the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Carver-Hawkeye Enviornment on Jan. 27, 2024, in Iowa Metropolis. (Matthew Holst/Getty Photographs)

Shelley completed with 23 factors, 5 assists and three rebounds. She hit clutch free throws towards the tip of the sport.

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“That is the good factor I’ve ever finished in my life,” Shelley advised FOX Sports activities’ Allison Williams after the sport.

All the main target was on Clark for a lot of the sport. She wanted 39 factors to interrupt Kelsey Plum’s NCAA Division 1 scoring mark. She was taking pictures lights out by way of the primary three quarters as she poured in 31 factors after which went chilly. Clark didn’t rating within the fourth quarter.

Clark began the sport with 3,489 factors. Plum wrapped up her Washington profession with 3,527 factors after the 2016-17 season. She’s now a two-time WNBA champion.

Caitlin Clark with her hands on hips

Caitlin Clark of the Iowa Hawkeyes appears to be like to the bench after a play in opposition to the Cornhuskers at Pinnacle Financial institution Enviornment on Feb. 11, 2024, in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Steven Branscombe/Getty Photographs)

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The Iowa star added 10 assists, eight rebounds, 4 steals and two blocks. She turned the sixth ladies’s faculty basketball participant to achieve 1,000 assists for her profession.

Clark will now have to attend till Thursday to interrupt the file. The Hawkeyes will return residence to play Michigan.

Nebraska moved to 16-8 on the season and 8-5 in opposition to Huge Ten Convention opponents. The Cornhuskers bolstered their event resume with the win.

Jaz Shelley drives

Jaz Shelley of the Nebraska Cornhuskers goes to the basket in opposition to guard Sydney Affolter of the Iowa Hawkeyes at Carver-Hawkeye Enviornment on Jan. 27, 2024, in Iowa Metropolis. (Matthew Holst/Getty Photographs)

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Iowa fell to 22-3 and 11-2 in convention play. They’ve now misplaced to Ohio State, Kansas State and Nebraska this season.




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