The Huskers will be tested in early January, when it plays four straight games against teams that made it at least the NCAA Tournament last season.
Will Bolt, in his first full season at NU, has a chance to best his mentor and former coach Dave Van Horn, in getting the Huskers to a super regional. Van Horn did it in his third season at Nebraska. Bolt will try to do it in two.
We will have a Round III in Fayetteville. Nebraska beats Arkansas 5-3 Sunday night. SEC Media Photos and Omaha World-Herald photos by Z Long.
Scoring eight runs in the fourth inning and six more in the fifth, the Cornhuskers blasted NJIT 18-4 in a Sunday afternoon elimination game.
As Nebraska coach Will Bolt puts it, "It's the teams that are able to bounce back quickly, because you put an awful lot into each game."
Frank's hometown of Tushka, Okla., has maybe 400 people living there. He says moments like Friday nights are what he craved when he transferred to NU.
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We'll keep our regional glance simple — take a closer look at each team's best players, and how they stack up on our "momentum hit meter."
The Huskers were selected for the Fayetteville, Arkansas, regional where they could see top-ranked Arkansas and former Nebraska coach Dave Van Horn.
The Nebraska baseball team gathered at Haymarket Park on Sunday to watch the NCAA Tournament selection show. Photos by Eakin Howard, Journal Star.
Here's a look at the four teams taking the field this week in the NCAA Fayetteville (Arkansas) Regional.
"At this point it doesn't matter; it's just wherever they send us," said Bolt, who was named Big Ten coach of the year Sunday.
Kniesche hasn't missed a beat in her freshman season: "I've always had high expectations of myself, but I'm surprised how well I'm doing."
It should be a wild last two weeks of the Big Ten baseball season; what happens after with the NCAA Tournament is anybody's guess.
Coach: Darin Erstad
It's hard telling what Nebraska's roster will look like next season after this oddest of volleyball seasons, which ended for the Huskers in the Elite Eight.
Skyler Fields and Logan Eggleston had 18 kills apiece to lead No. 5-ranked Texas to a 25-22, 19-25, 25-15, 25-21 win against No. 4 Nebraska in the NCAA Elite Eight on Monday.
For the first time all season, Nebraska got to play a match in front of fans on Monday.
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“I think a lot of people were skeptical ... as to how we were going to show out without Lauren, and I think that everyone stepped up."
Three unconventional rounds of the NCAA volleyball tournament are in the books.
The Huskers will be making their ninth straight Elite Eight appearance on Monday when they take on Texas. Brent C. Wagner previews the match.
The No. 4 Huskers swept No. 11 Baylor 25-21, 25-17, 25-19 in Sunday's Sweet 16 match in Omaha. Omaha World-Herald and NCAA photos
The college volleyball world can be small. Plus, a scouting report of Baylor, a glance at the rest of the tournament and more Husker notes.