Husker Update: Swim & Dive, Volleyball News

Swim & Dive

The Nebraska swimming and diving team finished its second day in Columbia, Missouri at the Mizzou Invite on Wednesday. The Huskers concluded a jam-packed day full of preliminary races and finals by sending eleven swimmers and a diver to the finals, where the team scored 123 points and sits in fifth place out of 13 other teams.

Day three of the meet will begin this morning at 10 and continue through Friday, Nov. 22.


Nebraska played its most complete game of the young season, and Hannah Whitish joined the Huskers’ 1,000-point club as the Big Red rolled to a 73-39 women’s basketball win over defending SWAC champion Southern on Wednesday night at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

The Huskers improved to 5-0 with their second win of the year over a 2019 NCAA Tournament team, while the Jaguars slipped to 2-3 on the young season.

Nebraska completes its four-game home stand by taking on in-state rival Creighton on Sunday afternoon at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Tip-off with the Bluejays is set for 2 p.m.