Nebraska Women’s Basketball
Jordan Hooper, Sophomore, Forward
What makes you proud to be a Husker?
It feels great when we go do outreach activities and give back to the community because people do so much to support us, it is important show our appreciation for them. I also think the relationships that we build for life at Nebraska are amazing.
Plans for life after sports?
I hope my basketball career can extend beyond college, but it is really important for me to graduate and put myself in a position to get a good job and hopefully be able to provide for my family.
Favorite Nebraska classic food: Runzas, Fairbury Hot Dogs, or Valentino’s pizza?
Fairbury Hot Dogs
How do you get focused right before a game?
I just like to go over my scouting report and visualize what I am going to do in the game.
Who do you admire most?
Top song on your music player?
“Stick Drill” by Piccalo
Favorite Cornhusker tradition?
I love the atmosphere around Saturday football home games. It is awesome.
I can gleek on command.
Why did you choose to play for Nebraska?
I wanted to stay in my home state and I really like all the people around the program, including the coaches and players and other staff members.
“I don’t lift weights because they’re heavy, and I don’t run because it makes me tired.” – Charles Barkley