Nebraska softball swept by Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota completed its three-game Big Ten sweep of Nebraska on Sunday with a 5-1 victory.

The Gophers (27-14, 10-3 Big 10) outscored Nebraska 21-2 over the three games. The Huskers (30-17, 8-8) managed only three hits off Minnesota ace Amber Fiser. One of those was a solo home run by Nebraska pitcher Kaylan Jablonski.

Minnesota hit two home runs as  Kendyl Lindaman and Maddie Houlihan connected for the second straight game.

Jablonski (21-11) gave up six hits and four earned runs as she was tagged with the loss.

The Huskers are scheduled to host a three-game series with Wisconsin beginning at 5:30 p.m. Friday. These will be the last three home games of the season.

Nebraska (30-17, 8-8)………..010 000 0 — 1 3 1

At Minnesota (27-14, 10-3)…..212 000 x — 5 6 1

W: Amber Fiser, 19-8. L: Kaylan Jablonski, 21-11. 2B: M, Danielle Parlich. HR: N, Jablonski; M, Kendyl Lindaman, Maddie Houlihan.