Cook earned the award after averaging 11.3 assists and 2.1 digs per set in road wins over No. 12 Purdue (3-0) and Indiana (3-2). She led the Huskers to a .348 hitting percentage on the weekend, including a .361 clip against the Boilermakers. Cook also dished out 52 assists against Indiana and 38 against Purdue.
The Huskers will face Wisconsin and Minnesota this weekend at the NU Coliseum. The Badgers will visit Lincoln on Friday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. in a match that can be seen on NET. The Gophers and the Huskers will face each other on Sunday, Oct. 14 at 2 p.m. That match will air nationally on ESPN2.