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4 Huskers Named All-American

Four members of the Nebraska volleyball team earned selections to the American Volleyball Coaches Association All-North Region team on Tuesday, and Nebraska setter Kelly Hunter was named the AVCA North Region Player of the Year. The four Huskers – Hunter, Annika Albrecht, Mikaela Foecke and Briana Holman – are now eligible for AVCA All-America awards,…read more »


Frost Recognized

Nebraska Head Coach Scott Frost has been named one of eight finalists for the 2017 Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award. Frost was honored for his work this season at UCF, where he guided the Knights to the only undefeated season in the FBS ranks, just two seasons after inheriting a winless team. The…read more »

Bronco Volleyball All-Americans

For the second year in a row, Hastings senior Katie Placke has been named 1st team NAIA-AVCA All-American. Placke led the team averaging 3.2 kills per set and also led the team with 5.6 assists per set. For her career, she averaged 1.9 kills per set and 7.22 assists per set. She finishes her career…read more »

UNK’s Ziegelbein Honored

UNK senior middle Tara Ziegelbein has been named an AVCA (American Volleyball Coaches Association) All-American for a second straight season. Ziegelbein (Lincoln Lutheran) is a third-team selection, the same honor she received as a junior. She is the seventh middle blocker in the Rick Squiers era (1999-present) to be named an AVCA All-American. Of these…read more »


Frost Adds 7 Assistants

Nebraska Head Coach Scott Frost announced the hiring of seven assistant coaches Monday. They all come to Lincoln after spending the past two seasons on Frost’s staff at Central Florida. – Greg Austin, Offensive Line Erik Chinander, Defensive Coordinator Mike Dawson, Defensive Line Jovan Dewitt, Outside Linebackers/Special Teams Travis Fisher, Defensive Backs Ryan Held, Running…read more »