Category Archives: Husker Volleyball

Two more Nebraska volleyball matches picked for TV

Two more Nebraska volleyball matches picked for TV

Nebraska volleyball will have two more matches this season televised. The program announced Wednesday that the match Saturday, January 30 against Northwestern will air on NET. Also added to air on NET is the Friday, March 12 match against Ohio State. The Huskers are now set to be televised a total of 17 times this…Read more »

Huskers Weekly Roundup

Huskers Weekly Roundup

A look at what’s happened in Huskers athletics over the past week. No. 5 Nebraska volleyball began the season with sweeps over Indiana Friday and Saturday. Earlier in the week, Big Ten coaches voted the Huskers third in the preseason poll. They also selected Lauren Stivrins and Lexi Sun to Preseason All-Big Ten team. Start…Read more »

Huskers sweep Indiana again

Huskers sweep Indiana again

Six sets in Bloomington. All Nebraska. A day after No. 5 Nebraska (2-0) swept Indiana (0-2), the Huskers did it again Saturday. On Friday, Nebraska’s hitting percentage continued to rise as the match wore on. This time it fell, but Nebraska’s defense plus inexperience and errors for Indiana proved the difference. Nebraska hit just .228…Read more »

Nebraska volleyball start times and TV coverage announced

Nebraska volleyball start times and TV coverage announced

Nebraska volleyball has announced most game times and television schedules for the season which begins in just three days. Nebraska will be televised nationally on the Big Ten Network 12 times this season, and three additional matches will be broadcast statewide on NET. The Huskers open Friday and Saturday at Indiana at 5 pm CT…Read more »

Nebraska volleyball tentatively to open season on BTN

Nebraska volleyball tentatively to open season on BTN

Nebraska volleyball coach John Cook said last week that at least 19 games were expected to be televised. We now may know the first weekend. The schedule at BTNPlus.com has the Huskers at Indiana schedule for 5 pm CT both Friday and Saturday. The Friday game is slated for BTN and the Saturday for BTN+. Currently,…Read more »

Huskers Weekly Roundup

Huskers Weekly Roundup

A look at what’s happened in Huskers athletics over the past week. Nebraska men’s basketball paused all team activities last Monday due to COVID-19 positives among Tier 1 personnel. Sunday, the program announced that 12 individuals, including coach Fred Hoiberg and seven players, are in isolation or quarantine due to positive test results. The current…Read more »

Huskers ready to meet championship expectations

Huskers ready to meet championship expectations

Coach John Cook isn’t backing down from high expectations. “The last two times they ranked us fifth, we won national championships,” Cook told media during a preseason zoom conference Wednesday. Nebraska volleyball is ranked No. 5 in the preseason AVCA poll. That’s on par for a team that fell a game short of the national…Read more »

Husker Volleyball, Wrestling Ranked Preseason No. 5

Husker Volleyball, Wrestling Ranked Preseason No. 5

Two Nebraska programs are highly ranked with their seasons just around the corner. Husker volleyball is preseason No. 5 from the American Volleyball Coaches Association. Nebraska was ranked fifth in the final 2019 poll after going 28-5 and reaching an NCAA regional final. All six starters and libero are back for coach John Cook. The…Read more »