The Nebraska women's gymnastics team finished seventh at the 2017 NCAA Championships.
Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

Nebraska Quick Facts (2016-17)

By NU Athletic Communications

University Information
Full Name: University of Nebraska (NU)

City/ZIP: Lincoln, NE 68588-0123
Population: 268,738
Founded: 1869
Enrollment: 25,897
Nickname: Cornhuskers, Huskers
Colors: Scarlet and Cream (PMS 186)
Home Facility: Bob Devaney Sports Center (7,907) 
Affiliation: NCAA Division I
Conference: Big Ten
Chancellor (University of Nebraska-Lincoln): Ronnie Green
President (University System): Hank M. Bounds, Ph.D.
Director of Athletics: Shawn Eichorst, J.D.
Senior Woman Administrator: Pat Logsdon
Athletic Department Phone: (402) 472-4224

First Year of Nebraska Women's Gymnastics: 1976

NCAA Championships Appearances: 25
Last NCAA Championships Appearance: 2017
Conference Championships: 25 (12 Big Eight, Nine Big 12, Two Big Ten, Two Big Ten Regular Season)
All-Americans: 155
CoSIDA Academic All-Americans: 15

Coaching Staff
Head Coach:
Dan Kendig, 24th Year (Kentucky, 1979)
Record at Nebraska: 571-214-4 (24 years)
Career Record: 684-326-5 (34 years)
Associate Head Coach: Heather Brink (Sixth Year)
Assistant Coach: Dan Miller (Sixth Year)
Women's Gymnastics Office Phone: (402) 472-3808
Office Address: 203 NU Coliseum - Lincoln, NE 68588-0648

Team Information
2017 Record: 29-10 (8-1 Big Ten - Big Ten Regular-Season Co-Champions)
2017 Big Ten Championships Finish:
Fourth (196.475)
2017 NCAA Lincoln Regional Finish:
Second (196.625)
2017 NCAA Championships Finish:
Seventh (197.2125)
2017 High Score:

Communications Information
Communications Office Phone: (402) 472-2263
Communications Fax: (402) 472-2005
Mailing Address:
One Memorial Stadium
Lincoln, NE 68588-0123
Women's Gymnastics Contact: James Hajek
Phone (office): (402) 472-7776
Nebraska Assistant A.D/Communications: Keith Mann
Women's Gymnastics Twitter: @HuskersWGym
Women's Gymnastics Facebook: NebraskaWGym
Women's Gymnastics Instagram: HuskersWGymnastics
Women's Gymnastics Snapchat: NebraskaWGym


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