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Nebraska volleyball extends streak of top-10 finishes in final poll
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Nebraska volleyball extends streak of top-10 finishes in final poll

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Nebraska vs. Texas, 4.19

More than 4,100 fans, many of them wearing red, watched college volleyball on April 19 at CHI Health Center Omaha.

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The Nebraska volleyball team is ranked No. 6 in the final coaches’ poll of the season, which was released Monday afternoon.

National champion Kentucky is No. 1, followed by Texas, Wisconsin, Washington, Florida and Nebraska.

Nebraska finished the season with a 16-3 record after losing against Texas in the NCAA Elite Eight last week. Each of the Huskers' losses came against teams that finished in the top 10 — Texas, Minnesota and Ohio State.

Nebraska remains a model for being consistently good in the sport. Nebraska has been ranked in the top eight of the final poll for nine straight years.

AVCA poll

1. Kentucky

2. Texas

3. Wisconsin

4. Washington

5. Florida

6. Nebraska

7. Purdue

8. Pittsburgh

9. Minnesota

10. Ohio State

11. Louisville

12. Penn State

13. Baylor

14. Oregon

15. BYU

16. Western Kentucky

17. Utah

18. Washington State

19. UCLA

20. Pepperdine

21. San Diego

22. Georgia Tech

23. Rice

24. Notre Dame

25. Missouri

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Reach the writer at 402-473-7435 or bwagner@journalstar.com. On Twitter @LJSSportsWagner.

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Husker volleyball/women's basketball reporter

Brent has worked at the Journal Star for 14 years. His beats include Nebraska volleyball, women's basketball and high school soccer and cross country.

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