Before Nebraska athletics competitions were canceled for the rest of the academic year on March 12, Nebraska volleyball's newest coaching staff member Brian Magbitang had just dipped his toes in the water - or more accurately, sand - of the Nebraska volleyball world.
Lincoln, Neb. -- Nebraska women's gymnast Taylor Houchin was announced as a Regular Season First Team All-American on vault by the Women's Collegiate Gymnastics Association on Tuesday morning. Houchin qualified for the award by holding one of the eight highest National Qualifying Scores (NQS) throughout the regular season.
"I fully support the actions taken by the Big Ten Conference, as well as Chancellor Green and University of Nebraska leadership. Safety of our students, coaches, staff and fans has been the driving force behind the tough, but necessary decisions that have been made.
The Big Ten Conference announced today (March 12) that it will be canceling all conference and non-conference competitions through the end of the academic year, including spring sports that compete beyond the academic year, and participation in all NCAA tournaments and competitions. In addition, the Conference has announced a moratorium on all on- and off-campus recruiting activities for the foreseeable future.