Malone, who had the second-best qualifying mark in Tokyo, entered the Summer Olympics ranked 12th in the world.
The two-day event will determine the U.S. team that will compete at the Senior World Championships in October in Oslo, Norway.
The Fillmore Central graduate, was the only American to advance to the finals.
Two key starters have gone down with ankle injuries. Ex-Husker Larson says, "We knew it was going to take a lot of us to find a way to win."
Former Husker Jordan Larson had 12 kills in helping lead the Americans to a 25-19, 25-20, 17-25, 20-25, 15-12 triumph.
The Americans stunned top-ranked China with a 29-27, 25-22, 25-21 sweep Tuesday in pool play.
Only 10 years ago, Maggie Malone had never competed in javelin. Now, she has a chance at calling herself the best in the world.
Sarah Pavan and her partner opened play with a two-set sweep, and Keisei Tominaga flashed a hot hand for the home nation in hoops.
Nebraska freshman Ally Batenhorst led her team in kills for the third straight match as Team USA concluded pool play with a 25-18, 27-25, 25-2…
Husker volleyball freshman Ally Batenhorst delivered nine kills to help Team USA sweep Thailand 25-15, 25-8, 25-13 in pool play at the FIVB U2…
Team USA defeated Russia 3-1.
It started with pen and paper. It will end with memories and see-you-laters.
Freshman-to-be Beatriz Padron will represent her home country Costa Rica and swim the 200-meter freestyle.
Nebraska will again be represented on one of the Olympics' biggest stages.
What's it take to be a successful 3-on-3 basketball team? It starts with a banger inside, a sharpshooter or two and a glue guy.
New York, Chicago, L.A. — This foursome from the Cornhusker State isn't backing down: "When it comes to Nebraska, they look down on us."
In addition to some hardware, the Americans were awarded $1 million in prize money.
The Fillmore Central graduate heaved the javelin 195 feet, 7 inches to finish first in qualifying.
Former Husker Kelsey Robinson had seven kills, including five in the opening set, to help lead the United States to a 25-21, 25-23, 25-20 win …
Ainsworth's Wade Alberts, a sports muscular recovery therapist, has been going along for the ride in Omaha, and what a ride it's been.
Everyone in the stands leaped to their feet, saluting Manuel's perseverance with an ovation that rocked the Omaha arena.
Here's a look at Sunday's finals at CHI Health Center Omaha.
Here's a look at Saturday's finals at CHI Health Center Omaha.
Here's a look at Friday's finals at CHI Health Center Omaha.