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USA Volleyball officials see Omaha tournament as launching pad

Events like the World Grand Prix Finals regularly have been held outside of North America, and largely been successful in places where women’s volleyball is more popular. But USA Volleyball CEO Doug Beal said to further grow the sport, its international governing body knows it needs to have “a significant foothold in the United States.”



Rutgers A.D. Julie Hermann aims to replicate her NU experience

After earning All-Big Eight volleyball honors at Nebraska in the early 1980s, Julie Hermann has virtually toured the country in jobs as a coach and administrator. Throug...


Three Huskers punch tickets to NCAA championships

Three members of the Nebraska track and field team earned bids to the NCAA championships in four events Friday during the NCAA west preliminary round.


After switching sports, Nebraska recruit Alex Davis growing his game and his frame

Alex Davis has been playing football for roughly 13 months. In early June, he and his parents will roll up from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, to Lincoln, so Davis can con...

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Shatel: Mike Riley’s Husker honeymoon goes on at Rotary Club engagement

The new head Husker took over the room. If you haven’t heard by now, he’s really good at this part. Storyteller. Regular guy. Nice guy. This is ...

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