Freshman Madi Kubik had a career-high 22 kills, and the No. 5 Nebraska volleyball team topped No. 20 Purdue, 3-1 (25-21, 25-16, 23-25, 25-15) on Wednesday night in front of a crowd of 8,005 at the Bob Devaney Sports Center.
The Nebraska women's tennis team heads to Norman, Okla., for the 2019 ITA Central Regionals from Oct. 17-22. Six members of the Husker squad are set to compete at this year's tournament, hosted by The University of Oklahoma at the Headington Family Tennis Center.
Nebraska student-athletes have posted a 93 percent NCAA Graduation Success Rate (GSR), continuing the Huskers' long tradition of being a national leader in the classroom. The NCAA released its GSR scores on Wednesday, with Nebraska recording its highest all student-athlete rate for the seventh consecutive year.
Waco, Texas--Isabel Adrover Gallego and Kristina Novak wrapped up play at the Waco ITF on Monday evening. Both Huskers competed in the 48-player singles qualifying draw that began Sunday at the University of Baylor.
The Nebraska women's basketball team has added a Big Ten Network television appearance early in its conference schedule, and the Huskers will appear three times statewide on Nebraska Educational Television (NET) during Big Ten play in 2020.
Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos, and Illinois Director of Athletics Josh Whitman, in partnership with Irish American Events Limited, announced Monday that the 2021 Nebraska-Illinois game will be played at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland. The game will open the 2021 season and will be played on Saturday, Aug. 28.
Ever since ESPN announced Saturday night that its flagship "College GameDay" show would be coming to Lincoln for the first time in 12 years, folks have wondered who would serve as the show's celebrity guest picker.