Nebraska second; Creighton 13th in AVCA Preseason Poll
The Nebraska volleyball team is ranked second in the American Volleyball Coaches Association Preseason Coaches Poll.
The Huskers received 20 of the 63 first-place votes and totaled 1,525 points. Stanford, which received 43 first-place votes, took the top ranking with 1,575 points. Texas, Minnesota and Kentucky rounded out the top five. Creighton is ranked 13th after returning preseason all-BIG EAST selections Brittany Witt, Taryn Kloth, and Jaali Winters. The Defending NCAA and Big Ten champion Huskers return three starters from last year’s team, while eight of the 15 Huskers are newcomers.