Volleyball - Archives 2017

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Huskers Have Penn State's Number -- Again
Volleyball 12/15/2017

No. 5 Nebraska defeats No. 1 Penn State in the NCAA Final Four for its seventh straight victory over its Big Ten Conference foe. Now, the Huskers are a win away from a fifth national championship.

NU Digs Deep To Top No. 1 Penn State, Advance to NCAA Final
Volleyball 12/14/2017

In another epic NCAA Tournament match between Nebraska and Penn State, the Huskers survived one match point and rallied from a 2-1 deficit to defeat the Nittany Lions Thursday night in a semifinal match at the Sprint Center.

Townsend Repeats as Elite 90 Award Winner
Volleyball 12/13/2017

Nebraska senior defensive specialist Sydney Townsend received the 2017 NCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Elite 90 award on Wednesday night at the NCAA Championship banquet in Kansas City, Missouri.

Huskers Come Full Circle With Penn State
Volleyball 12/13/2017

Nebraska's September victory at No. 1 Penn State validated the team's belief it could be very good, and now they are, facing the Nittany Lions in the Final Four.

Hunter Named First-Team AVCA All-American
Volleyball 12/13/2017

Nebraska senior setter Kelly Hunter was named a first-team AVCA All-American on Wednesday, headlining a group of our Huskers that were recognized by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.

Huskers Head to Third Straight NCAA Semifinals
Volleyball 12/12/2017

The fifth-seeded Nebraska volleyball team will face No. 1 seed Penn State at 6 p.m. (CT) on Thursday in the first of two NCAA Semifinals at the Sprint Center in Kansas City. The match will be televised live by ESPN and streamed on ESPN3.com and the WatchESPN app.

Could This Be Cook's Best Coaching Job Ever?
Volleyball 12/12/2017

As the countdown continues before Nebraska battles perennial power and No. 1-ranked Penn State in the 2017 NCAA Volleyball Tournament semifinals Thursday night in Kansas City, the time has arrived to

Huskers Headed to a Third Straight Final Four
Volleyball 12/09/2017

The No. 5 Nebraska volleyball team earned a third straight trip to the NCAA Semifinals with a 3-1 (25-19, 25-22, 25-27, 25-22) win on the home court of fourth-seeded Kentucky in the NCAA Lexington Regional Final on Saturday.

Play Huskers Sweep Colorado, Advance to Regional Final
Volleyball 12/08/2017

The No. 5 Nebraska volleyball team swept Colorado (25-19, 25-11, 25-21) to advance to the NCAA Lexington Regional Final on Friday afternoon at Memorial Coliseum.

Huskers Face Colorado at Lexington Regional
Volleyball 12/06/2017

The fifth-seeded Nebraska volleyball team will face Colorado at 1 p.m. (CT) on Friday in the Lexington Regional at Kentucky's Memorial Coliseum.

Seven Huskers Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors
Volleyball 12/06/2017

The Big Ten Conference announced its fall Academic All-Big Ten honorees on Wednesday afternoon, including seven members of the Nebraska volleyball program.

Four Huskers Make All-Region Team; Hunter Named Player of the Year
Volleyball 12/05/2017

Four members of the Nebraska volleyball team earned selections to the American Volleyball Coaches Association All-North Region team on Tuesday, and Nebraska setter Kelly Hunter was named the AVCA North Region Player of the Year.