Aggressive style has served Jays well

Sure, Creighton is kicking itself about its missed serves Wednesday night in the 3-1 loss to the Nebraska volleyball team. But the Bluejays will be back Friday night serving just as aggressively against No. 16 Illinois.


No. 9 Huskers top Creighton in four sets

In a match that was statistically even in all but one area, No. 9 Nebraska found its mettle from the service line to defeat Creighton 21-25, 25-22, 25-20, 25-20 Wednesday night at the Devaney Center.


Volleyball notes: Husker hit percentage worst in Cook era win; Browning’s big night

In Nebraska’s last match against Colgate, the Huskers hit a season-best .450, but John Cook knew that kills wouldn’t come quite so easily against Creighton. Still, even he likely couldn’t have forseen a match where NU would win despite hitting .134.


Nebraska, Creighton coaches see matchup as important for sport, state

No. 9 Nebraska and Creighton renew their in-state series Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Devaney Center in what will be the largest collection of Nebraska natives on a Division I college volleyball court this year.

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Shatel: Power Five 
look like potent headache for Creighton, UNO

A year ago, CU made the historic move to the Big East Conference. A major conference. But what exactly is a major conference anymore?

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