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Nebraska 78, Montana 46

December 13, 1998

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Brooke Schwartz scored 16 points as No. 19 Nebraska took control in the second half to beat Montana 78-46 Saturday night.

Schwartz’s layup with 16:30 remaining kicked off an 11-0 run by Nebraska (9-1) that blew open a tight game. The Huskers forced six turnovers during the run and held Montana to 3-of-21 shooting to open the second half.

Nebraska led 48-31 after Nicole Kubik’s jumper with 12:28 left. Montana (3-4) got no closer than 15 and trailed by as many as 34. Montana scored just 19 points in the second half.

The Lady Griz led only once, 27-24 after Linda Weyler’s basket with 1:40 remaining in the first half. Nebraska ended the half with a 9-0 run to lead 33-27.

Kubik had 14 points for Nebraska and Amanda Went and Jennifer Jaraczhad had 10 each.

Weyler and Megan Harrington led Montana with 11 points each.

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