The fourth-seeded Huskers head to a regional in Lexington, Kentucky, and will square off against 13th seeded BYU on Friday afternoon. Fifth seeded Washington play the 12 seed Ohio State in the other regional semifinal and the winners collide on Saturday afternoon.
The 16th seeded Blue Jays head to San Diego for their first appearance in the Sweet 16 and will play top-seeded USC. Loyola Marymount will play ninth seeded Kansas in the other regional semifinal.
The regional winners all advance to the NCAA Championships at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha beginning December 17th.