Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

Huskers Open Track Kat Klash

By NU Athletic Communications

Houston, Texas - The Nebraska bowling team went 4-1 on Friday to kick off the Track Kat Klash in Houston, Texas.

The Huskers began the day with a victory over Youngtown State 956-811. NU took their next the three games against Alabama A&M (984-697), McKendree (1,050-983) and Southern (928-820), before falling to Tulane by a score of 927-937.

Nebraska will start traditional match play Saturday morning with a position match against No. 6 Stephen F. Austin. NU will play Maryland Eastern Shore, Maryville, Prairie View A&M and Arkansas State to finish up the day.

The Huskers will continue play on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. (CT) with five traditional matches. Friday and Saturday’s combined results will determine the seeding for Sunday’s bracket-play championship tournament, in which each team will play three rounds of best-of-seven Baker matches, beginning at 8:20 a.m. (CT). 


Bearcat Hammer Open Standings (Pinfall after one day of competition)

No. 7 Maryland Eastern Shore (4,945)

No. 2 McKendree (4,897)

No. 3 Nebraska (4,845)

No. 5 Arkansas State (4,702)

No. 6 Stephen F. Austin (4,681)

No. 17 Louisiana State (4,663)

No. 10 Tulane (4,644)

Youngstown State (4,430)

No. 4 Sam Houston State (4,428)

No. 22 Maryville (4,392)

Prairie View A&M (4,316)

Alabama-Birmingham (4,315)

No. 25 Texas Southern (4,289)

Alabama State (4,191)

No. 23 Monmouth (4,165)

Southern (4,021)

Alabama A&M (3,565)


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