NCAA volleyball: Huskers win “epic” 5-setter over Wisconsin; Citadel will get to 22-0


Nebraska celebrates beating Wisconsin/Nebraska picture

The battle of the unbeatens delivered, as No. 2 Nebraska defeated No. 1 Wisconsin by the slimmest of margins.

And it occurred in entrance of yet one more file crowd as attendance marks proceed to be damaged in NCAA Division I girls’s volleyball. On this case, Nebraska’s five-set victory over visiting Wisconsin was performed earlier than 9,198, a Devaney Heart file crowd because the area was reconfigured for volleyball in 2013.

The Citadel received once more, though the Bulldogs needed to win their SoCon match in 5 over Chattanooga to get to 22-0.

And Saint Peter’s dropped to 0-24 when the Peacocks misplaced their MAAC match in 4 to Rider.

Saldy Amparo-Smith assaults for Alabama A&M towards Florida A&M/AAMU picture

The road of the day: Alabama A&M beat Florida A&M in 5 within the SWAC as Saldy Amparo-Smith had a career-high 34 kills and hit .483 after having 5 errors in 60 assaults. The 6-foot-1 junior outdoors from the Dominican Republic, added an help, two aces, 12 digs and two blocks, one solo.

The recaps and prime performances observe, however first a take a look at Sunday’s NCAA Division I girls’s volleyball schedule.

There’s a giant Pac-12 matchup at Oregon when the No. 9 Geese play host to No. 3 Stanford. No. 4 Washington State, coming off its loss at USC, goes throughout Los Angeles to UCLA. No. 14 Arizona State is at Colorado, USC is residence for Washington, Arizona is at Utah and Cal is at Oregon State.

The large match within the SEC has No. 7 Arkansas at AVCA No. 20 Kentucky. AVCA No. 23 Auburn is residence for South Carolina, LSU is at Alabama, Georgia is at Texas A&M and Ole Miss is at Mississippi State.

Within the ACC, No . 7 Pittsburgh is off, however No. 5 Louisville is at Georgia Tech and No. 13 Georgia Tech is residence for North Carolina. Florida State entertains Syracuse, Notre Dame is at Wake Forest, Virginia is at NC State, Duke is at Clemson and Boston School is at Miami.

The Huge Ten has VBM No. 11 Penn State residence for AVCA No. 19 Purdue, Michigan State at Minnesota and Illinois at Rutgers.

TCU performs at AVCA No. 14 Kansas within the Huge 12.

Hampton, 0-13, tries once more when it performs host to UNC Wilmington, which it misplaced to on Saturday within the CAA.

Wish to watch? We now have the conference-by-conference schedule with viewing hyperlinks for any match that’s being proven in our TV & Streaming Listings.

Nebraska’s Harper Murray hits line towards Wisconsin/Nebraska picture

BIG TEN: The headline on the story on Nebraska web site just about summed it up: “HUSKERS DEFEAT BADGERS IN EPIC 1 VS. 2 BATTLE”

Learn the Nebraska recap right here after a 25-22, 17-25, 20-25, 26-24, 15-13 victory left No. 2 Nebraska 19-0, 10-0 within the B1G, and dropped Wisconsin to 18-1, 9-1. 

The fifth set was one for the ages as Wisconsin had 9 kills with no errors in 18 makes an attempt and Nebraska had 13 kills with one error in 22 swings. That included seven kills in 9 errorless makes an attempt by Harper Murray, together with the match winner.

Click on right here to learn the Wisconsin recap.

Nebraska’s Ally Batenhorst beats the Wisconsin block/Nebraska picture

Indiana (16-7, 6-4) held off visiting Ohio State (7-12, 4-6) in 5 regardless of 25 kills by Emily Londot, who had 17 digs and two blocks. Indiana’s Kaley Rammelsburg had 15 kills and Candela Alonso-Corcelles 14 to go together with seven blocks, one solo …

Northwestern (10-10, 4-6) beat visiting Michigan (3-16, 1-9) in 5 regardless of 21 kills every by the Wolverines’ Kendall Murray and Valentina Hunt. Northwestern had 45 kills, 21 fewer than Michigan, however had 11 aces with solely two errors … 

Maryland (14-8, 4-6)  beat visiting Iowa (8-14, 0-10) in 4 as Samantha Schnitta had 13 kills with one error in 18 assaults to hit .667.

BIG 12: AVCA No. 21 Baylor (11-7, 5-3) put an finish to the seven-match profitable streak of AVCA No. 24 UCF (16-3, 7-1). Baylor’s Elise McGhee had 19 kills and hit .349 to go together with two aces and 5 digs  within the four-set win and Riley Simpson had 17 kills. UCF’s Emily Wilson had 21 kills … AVCA No. 22 Houston (11-7, 4-5) swept at Texas Tech (8-14, 1-9) as Kellin Morin and Kenna Sauer had 10 kills every.

Across the nation

No. 15 Dayton, led once more by Lexie Almodovar, improved to 22-2, 11-0 within the Atlantic 10, with a four-set win over visiting Saint Louis. Almodovar had 18 kills, an help, two aces, two blocks and 10 digs because the Flyers received their eleventh in a row …

Marquette is alone atop the Huge East at 9-1 after the Golden Eagles swept at Xavier and St. John’s misplaced in 4 at Villanova. St. John’s is a sport again, tied with AVCA No. 15 Creighton at 8-1 after the Bluejays swept at Windfall. Aubrey Hamilton had 14 kills with one error in 31 assaults for Marquette and Jenna Reitsma had 10 kills with one error in 25 swings. Villanova’s Abby Harrell had 17 kills, an ace, eight digs and 4 blocks. Creighton hit .430 as Norah Sis led with 13 kills and two errors in 25 assaults to go together with 5 digs and three blocks … 

League-leading SMU beat Rice once more within the AAC as Jamison Wheeler had 23 kills within the five-set victory and Emma Clothier had 14 kills and 9 blocks, one solo. Rice’s Danyle Courtley had 24 kills …

The Citadel is 22-0, 10-0 within the SoCon, after beating Chattanooga in 5. 4 Bulldogs had 12 or extra kills, 23 by Ali Ruffin, who had 4 assists, two blocks and 21 digs. Morgan Romano had 25 kills for Chattanooga, hitting .377 to go together with two aces, two blocks and 10 digs. Additionally within the SoCon, Western Carolina misplaced in 4 at ETSU however Bailey Hartsough had 24 kills …

UC Santa Barbara maintained its Huge West lead with a sweep of CSUN as Michelle Ohwobete had 14 kills with one error in 42 swings, an ace, seven digs and two blocks. Hawai’i hit .388 and swept UC Riverside and Lengthy Seashore State hit .372 because it did the identical to Cal State Fullerton to stayed tied two video games again. UH’s Amber Igiede had 18 kills with two errors in 27 assaults to hit .556 and had 4 blocks … 

Milwaukee took over sole possession of the Horizon League at 9-1 with four-set win at IUPUI and Northern Kentucky knocked off Wright State in 5. UNK and Wright State are tied for second, a sport again, and three groups observe at 7-4. Milwaukee’s Ari Miller had 16 kills with no errors in 28 assaults, an ace, a dig and two blocks …

Within the MAC, East-leading Buffalo beat Ball State once more in 5 as Stacia Gollogly had 24 kills, hit .457 and had two blocks. Abby Leigh had 16 kills with one error in 31 assaults. Ball State’s Aniya Kennedy had 23 kills and hit .352 to go together with three solo blocks and Marie Plitt had 17 kills with one error in 36 swings. MAC West chief Western Michigan swept at Japanese Michigan 

Japanese Illinois constructed a one-game lead within the win column atop the Ohio Valley over idle Southeast Missouri with a five-set win at Tennessee Tech as Giovana Larregui Lopez had 26 kills and hit .311 to go together with an help, an ace, 12 digs and three blocks, one solo. Additionally within the OVC, Keyana Cruse had 22 kills for Western Illinois in a five-set win over visiting Southern Indiana, which bought 24 kills from Abby Bednar and 23 from Leah Anderson …

Omaha beat St. Thomas in 5 and now has a two-game lead in The Summit League win column. Shayla McCormick had 17 kills and three teammates had 12 every for Omaha. Kansas Metropolis fell off the tempo when the Kangaroos misplaced in 5 at South Dakota State, which bought 22 kills from Sylvie Zgonc … 

Stephen F. Austin received in 4 at Southern Utah to enhance to 21-3, 10-0, with its tenth victory in a row. SFA hit .357, which included 15 kills by Ielan Bradley, who had two errors in 28 assaults to go together with a dig and 5 blocks. Grand Canyon stayed a sport again with a four-set win over Seattle U

Pepperdine has a two-game lead at 9-0 within the West Coast Convention after sweeping San Diego, which is now with idle Loyola Marymount. Pepperdine, which has received 12 in a row, bought 18 kills from Grace Chillingsworth, who had an help, a block and 11 digs …

ASUN-leading FGCU needed to go 5 to win at Japanese Kentucky. Shelby Kent had 22 kills … Gardner-Webb’s Madison Smith had 25 kills in a five-set Huge South win over PresbyterianWestern Kentucky swept Sam Houston in Convention USA to enhance to 20-4, 10-0 with its fifteenth win in a row … In Manhattan’s five-set MAAC win over Siena, Maike Bertens had 28 kills, hit .323 an dhad two assists, an ace, 15 digs and two blocks … Missouri Valley-leading Northern Iowa received in 4 at Murray State as Emily Holterhaus had 20 kills, two digs and two blocks … Southeastern Louisiana maintained its Southland lead with a four-set win at Texas A&M-Commerce and Rachel Hartman had 22 kills with two errors in 42 assaults, an help, an ace, 15 digs and three blocks … Coastal Carolina beat James Madison once more, this time in 5, to enhance to 1-0 within the Solar Belt. Jasmine Rivest had 21 kills for Coastal, whereas Sophie Davis had 22 and Miette Veldman had 20 for JMU. Texas State beat South Alabama once more as Ryann Torres had 5 kills in 9 errorless tries, 38 assists, 11 digs and 4 blocks.



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