Nebraska & Creighton volleyball drop in poll
The Nebraska volleyball team dropped from second to fifth in the AVCA rankings.
They lost to Florida in four sets in their opener on Friday in the VERT Challenge in Lincoln before sweeping Oregon in three on Saturday. The Huskers return to action on Friday when they also host the Ameritas Players Challenge this weekend. They play Ohio, Wake Forest, and Santa Clara. Creighton slipped from 13th to 15th in the rankings. They upset Kentucky in five sets on Friday at the Trojan Invitational in Los Angeles before falling to Northern Iowa in three sets and USC in five. The Bluejays return to action this weekend when they compete in a tournament in Dallas, Texas. They face Arkansas State, North Carolina State, and SMU. Stanford is ranked number one followed by Texas, Minnesota, Florida, & Nebraska.