From a group of five hitters Cook chose three: junior Madi Kubik and freshmen Ally Batenhorst and Lindsay Krause.
Familiar — and talented — players return to Big Ten volleyball courts this season due to extra COVID year, upping the overall level of play.
Cook on Monday: “I don’t want anybody worried about looking over their shoulder, or (thinking), 'I’m I playing or starting this match?'”
It was already milestone week for coach Dani Busboom Kelly and the Louisville volleyball team. Now, add a win over the Huskers to the list.
No. 6 Nebraska couldn't solve No. 5 Louisville, losing in three sets at the Devaney Sports Center on Saturday night. Photos by the Journal Sta…
Nebraska hadn't lost consecutive matches since 2018 — and a two-game losing streak is causing a bit of a stir around here.
Next Saturday will be a big day for Huskers fans: volleyball at 2 p.m.; football at 6 p.m.
The agreement paves the way for Nebraska student-athletes to use the university's logos and marks on merchandise.
Nebraska coach John Cook made his boldest lineup decision yet this season, going with freshmen at the two starting outside hitters spots.
The Huskers have two ranked foes on the schedule this week: No. 16 Stanford (4-2) on Tuesday and No. 5 Louisville (8-0) on Saturday.
The Devaney Sports Center hosted a meeting of ranked teams, and it didn't go the Huskers' way in five sets against Utah. Journal Star photos b…
“We gave it away,” Cook said of the Huskers, who won the first two sets before Utah slipped back into the match.
The Huskers have difference-makers on defense, and John Cook is shifting his substitution tactics to get them on the floor more.
John Cook believes his program may have made at least one more Final Four if there was a day off between regional matches. Now, there is.
The duo of Lexi Rodriguez and Kenzie Knuckles, along with defensive specialist Keonilei Akana, has made defense a strength of the Huskers.
The Bluejays were hoping this would be the year they’d beat Nebraska for the first time. Instead, the Huskers dominated before a crowd of 11,279.
The Huskers go to CHI Health Center Omaha for a Wednesday match, which John Cook called, "a celebration." Journal Star photos by Francis Gardler
There was a time when Nebraska scheduled matches with Creighton as a favor. Now, Wednesday's match means something more.
The Huskers' next four opponents: No. 19 Creighton, No. 20 Utah, No. 14 Stanford No. 10 Louisville. "I like our schedule," Cook says.
Nebraska earned a 25-20, 25-12, 25-22 win against Arizona State on Saturday at the Devaney Sports Center. Journal Star photos by Eakin Howard
Lexi Sun led a balanced attack. Whitney Lauenstein added 11 kills, Ally Batenhorst had nine, Kayla Caffey seven and Callie Schwarzenbach five.
The Huskers improve to 4-0 this season after winning two matches they trailed in Friday.