Huskers Weekly Roundup

Huskers Weekly Roundup

A look at what’s happened in Huskers athletics over the past week.

Nebraska football has a revised Big Ten schedule for 2021. The conference changed the order of games and locations of a couple. The Iowa game is back on Black Friday.

Pro Big Red: Tampa Bay won Super Bowl LV Sunday, with several former Huskers earning rings.

No 4 Nebraska volleyball swept the series with Maryland 3-1 Friday and 3-0 Saturday.

Nebraska men’s basketball played for the first time in nearly a month Saturday, falling 66-56 at Michigan State.

Nebraska women’s basketball was upset Thursday at Penn State (85-75) and Sunday at Rutgers (78-62).

Nebraska baseball voted Joe Acker, Mojo Hagge, Jaxon Hallmark. and Spencer Schwellenbach as team captains. Schwellenbach earned another Preseason All-America honor.

Nebraska softball‘s Tristen Edwards and Caitlynn Neal earned preseason honors.

Nebraska track & field competed at the Husker Quad against Illinois, Iowa and Minnesota. No team scores were kept, but several Huskers won their events.

No. 7 Nebraska wrestling swept their weekend matches over Indiana (47-0) and No. 23 Michigan State (27-10).

Nebraska women’s gymnastics lost at home to Rutgers 194.025-193.800.

Nebraska men’s gymnastics fell at Penn State 406.900-403.050.

Nebraska swimming and diving split at the Minnesota Triangular, falling 193-107 to Minnesota before defeating Iowa 152-147.

No. 4 Nebraska bowling did not compete this week.

No. 6 Nebraska rifle did not compete this week.

Nebraska women’s tennis competed in Madison against Wisconsin, Iowa, and Minnesota over the weekend. No team scores were kept. The Huskers are home this week to host Northwestern and Illinois

Nebraska men’s tennis did not compete this week.

Nebraska women’s golf finished ninth as a team at the Trinity Forest Invitational. Kate Smith finished tied for third.

Nebraska men’s golf opened the season with a pair of narrow losses at the Big Ten Match Play Championships, 3-2 to Iowa and 3-2 to Ohio State.