Number One Battle For Husker Volleyball

The No. 4 Nebraska volleyball team will host the No. 1 Illinois Fighting Illini on Saturday, Oct. 22 at the NU Coliseum at 7:00 tonight.
The Huskers (16-1, 9-0) sweptIowa3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-11) on Wednesday night.Illinoisswept Northwestern 3-0 (25-19, 25-23, 25-19) on Wednesday.
The last time the Huskers played a No. 1 team in the Coliseum was when No. 1 Stanford played in the State Farm Volleyball Classic inLincolnin 1995. Stanford beat the Huskers 3-1. 
IllinoisandNebraskahave met 21 times, with NU holding a 15-5-1 record over the Illini. The last time the two programs met was on Sept. 11, 2010. The Huskers outlastedIllinoisin a 3-2 victory (21-25, 21-25, 25-22, 25-14, 16-14).
Fans can listen to all of the action with John Baylor and Diane Mendenhall on the 25-station Husker Sports Network, including B107.3 FM inLincolnand Twister 93.3 FM inOmaha. Fans outside the state will also be able to catch the live audio feed for free on
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