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The No. 18 Nebraska women's gymnastics team hosts Southern Utah at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Devaney Sports Center.

The Huskers are encouraging fans to wear pink along with the team for breast cancer awareness. NU will give away pink T-shirts to the first 750 fans.

Nebraska is coming off a second-place showing at the Big Ten's Elevate the Stage event in Toledo, Ohio.

The Huskers are ranked in the top 20 in every event. They rank 16th on floor exercise and balance beam, 17th on vault and 20th on uneven bars.

Southern Utah will enter the met with a 4-3 record. The Thunderbirds scored 196.550 points in an upset of No. 17 BYU last week. The last meeting between the Huskers and Thunderbirds came in 2012.

Husker men hit the road: The No. 7 Nebraska men begin a crucial part of their schedule with a road dual at No. 10 Iowa at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Nebraska enters the meet at 1-1 in the Big Ten regular-season standings.

On March 8, the Huskers will compete against No. 11 Ohio State and No. 5 Minnesota in Columbus, Ohio. Both will count separately in the Big Ten standings.

Nebraska scored 404.650 points in defeating Minnesota (403.600) and Illinois-Chicago (362.600) at home last week. The head-to-head win against the Gophers did not count in the Big Ten standings since the teams had scheduled the Ohio State triangular before scheduling last week's home meet.

Michigan is 2-0 in the Big Ten standings, and Penn State is 1-0. Michigan will visit Nebraska later in the season.

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