The No. 11 Nebraska volleyball team prevailed 3-2 (25-13, 21-25, 25-18, 23-25, 15-13) over the Saint Mary’s Gaels in front of a sold-out crowd at the NU Coliseum on Friday night to post its second win of the 2011 Ameritas Players Challenge. Nebraska’s defense held the Gaels to a .148 hitting percentage, while the Huskers totaled 14.5 team blocks and 64 digs on the night. Saint Mary’s recorded 32 errors in the match and nine team blocks.
Creighton served up a season-best 11 aces and held Weber State to -.067 hitting while coasting to a 3-0 victory over the Wildcats. Scores of the match were 25-12, 25-13, 25-18. The Bluejays improved to 3-6 with the victory, while Weber State remained winless after eight matches.