The Nebraska soccer team pushed its unbeaten streak to six games Thursday with a 3-2 overtime win over Purdue in West Lafayette, Indiana.
The Huskers (9-3-3, 3-1-3 Big Ten) built a solid 2-0 lead into the 53rd minute, only to see the Boilermakers score twice in less than 3 minutes.
Purdue appeared to have the game winner in the 97th minute, but the goal was disallowed due to an offside.
Seconds later Meg Brandt found Elyse Huber on a right to left cross, which Huber buried in the back of the net for the win. It was Huber's seventh goal of the season.
Nebraska raced to the lead on goals by Sami Reinhard and Brandt, both off assists from Haley Hanson.
Purdue finished with a 19-18 edge in shots, including a 7-5 advantage in shots on goal and 2-0 advantage on corner kicks.
After getting dinged for the two quick goals, Nebraska goalkeepr Aubrei Corder kept a clean sheet for the remainder of the match and finished with five saves. She now has 115 for her career, with is tied for eighth place on NU's career list.
The win was Corder’s 20th, good for sixth all-time.
The Huskers face Indiana on Sunday at 11 a.m. in Bloomington, Indiana.