Jordan Larson and the USA volleyball team will face Brazil Monday morning at 10:45 a.m., Lincoln time. Team USA won their first match 3-1 over Korea on Saturday. Former Nebraska basketball players Ade Dungadaro helped Nigeria to a 60-56 win over Tunisia and Alecs Maric and the Austrailian team lost to Brazil 75-71 on Sunday in men’s basketball.
Chelsea Aubry is the first Husker women’s basketball player in the Olympics. She plays for team Canada, the final team to qualify for basketball. After dropping a game to Russia on Saturday, Aubry and her team will play Great Britain on Monday.
Amber Neben, who ran track and cross country for the Huskers in the mid 90s, finished in 34th place in the women’s cycling road race, 51 seconds behind the Gold Medal winner.