CHAPEL HILL– The No. 18 Tar Heel women’s basketball team will play host to an ACC-Big Ten Challenge game Wednesday night at 6 p.m. when freshman sensation Diamond DeShields and company take on No. 15 Nebraska.
Carolina is 6-2 on the young season and is coming off an 87-51 romp over Illinois Saturday in the Cancun Challenge. Nebraska sports a 6-1 record and fell 76-72 versus Washington State last time out.
The last three ACC Rookie of the Weeks have been Tar Heels with Allisha Gray, Stephanie Mavunga, and DeShields picking up the honors.
The Tar Heels will need to continue to see good production out of their young players in order to take down a tough Cornhuskers squad.
Concessions will be sold at half price in Carmichael Arena Wednesday as a part of Wayback Wednesday.
The game will be broadcast on 97.9 FM, WCHL and can also be viewed online via ESPN3.