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UNI volleyball stuns number 10 Nebraska 3-1

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OMAHA (KWWL) -

The UNI volleyball team put a huge stamp on the non-conference portion of their schedule with a 3-1 upset of 10th ranked Nebraska. The win was the first ever for the Panthers over the Huskers.

UNI now has four wins over ranked opponents, the most of any division one opponent this season.

The Panthers rolled to wins in the first two sets (25-20, 25-23) before dropping the third 25-14. After opening the fourth set on a 9-3 run, UNI lost the momentum as Nebraska rallied in to a 12-10 lead. UNI rebounded down the stretch to win the clinching set 25-21.

Briana Weber and Karlie Taylor led the Panthers with 15 kills apiece. Senior Heather Hook notched 40 assists and seven kills in the win.

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