For the second straight day, the Nebraska beach volleyball team earned a sweep over Park University. The Huskers posted the 5-0 victory over the Pirates on Saturday morning at the Hawks Championship Center.
Murray, Ky. - The No. 4 Nebraska Rifle team defeated No. 9 Murray State in Murray, Ky., today by a final match score of 4,707-4,685. The Huskers set numerous records on the day. The overall team score of 4,707 is the highest in school history by a significant margin, surpassing the previous high of 4,690 set on Feb. 22, 2015. This is the first time in program history the Huskers shot over 4,700. The total air rifle team score of 2,373 is the highest in program history, overtaking the previous mark of 2,368 the Huskers set last week against Ole Miss. The total smallbore score of 2,334 is also the third-highest in program history.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. -- The fourth-ranked Nebraska wrestling team finished the regular season on a high note, winning seven of 10 bouts en route to a 29-12 victory over No. 13 Minnesota at the Maturi Pavilion in Minneapolis, Minn., on Friday night. With the win, the Huskers enter postseason competition having won each of their final six duals.
The Nebraska swimming and diving team followed up their Big Ten performance thus far with a good third day. The Huskers sent three swimmers and one diver to the 6:30 PM finals, where diver Sara Troyer found herself on the podium as the fifth best three-meter diver in the Big Ten. As a team, the Huskers remain in 10th place in the conference with one more day left.
Toledo, Ohio -- The Nebraska women's gymnastics team took first place in the Big Five meet at Elevate the Stage in Toledo, Ohio on Friday evening with a team score of 196.750. NU finished ahead of Illinois, Ohio State, Iowa and Rutgers to pick up four Big Ten Conference victories. NU improves to 8-3 on the season with a 7-2 conference record.
The Nebraska women's basketball team will complete its 2019-20 regular-season home schedule by playing host to Illinois on Senior Day on Saturday afternoon in Lincoln. Tip-off between the Huskers (16-11, 6-10 Big Ten) and the Fighting Illini (11-15, 2-13 Big Ten) is set for 2 p.m. (CT) at Pinnacle Bank Arena with tickets on sale now at Huskers.com.