The No. 12 Nebraska volleyball team hosts Saint Mary’s, Dayton and Iowa State this weekend at the Players Challenge. The Huskers will take on the Saint Mary’s Gaels tonight at 7 p.m., then the Dayton Flyers on Friday, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. and the Iowa State Cyclones on Saturday, Sept. 14 at 7 p.m.
Thursday’s meeting between the Huskers and Gaels will be the third all-time meeting between the two schools. Nebraska holds a 2-0 record over Saint Mary’s, last beating the Gaels 3-2 on Sept. 9, 2011 in Lincoln.
The Huskers have faced the Dayton Flyers a total of two times, holding a 2-0 record in the all-time series. The last time the two teams met was on Sept. 9, 2010 as the Huskers won 3-1.
Former Big 12 opponents, the Huskers and Cyclones have met a total of 81 times, with Nebraska holding a 79-2 advantage in the all-time series. The last time the two teams met was on Sept. 15, 2012 as Iowa State beat the Huskers 3-1 in Ames, Iowa.