Seven Nebraska Volleyball Games Coming to NET

News Release Date: 
August 31, 2017

For Immediate Release
NET Brings 2017 Nebraska Volleyball This Fall

LINCOLN, Neb. (Aug. 31, 2017) – NET will air seven of the highly anticipated “Nebraska Volleyball” matches live this fall when the Huskers host play in Lincoln. Finishing 31-3 last season, the Huskers look to achieve a three-peat NCAA tournament semifinal appearance.

Tune in to NET, Nebraska’s Home for Sports, for a courtside seat as Nebraska welcomes the UCLA Bruins to the Bob Devaney Sports Center at 7 p.m. CT, Saturday, Sept. 9. Next, live action continues at 7 p.m. CT, Saturday, Sept. 30, when conference opponent Wisconsin visits the Huskers.

Picking up in October, NET will air Nebraska vs. the Michigan State Spartans at 7 p.m. CT, Wednesday, Oct. 4, then the Northwestern Wildcats at 7 p.m. CT, on Friday, Oct. 20, and the Illinois Fighting Illini at 7 p.m. CT, on Saturday, Oct. 21.

November brings two more matches to NET. The Rutgers Scarlet Knights visit Nebraska at 2 p.m. CT, on Sunday, Nov. 12, and to close out the regular season Nebraska faces the Iowa Hawkeyes at 7 p.m. CT, on Saturday, Nov. 25.

Calling the live action from the Bob Devaney Sports Center will be Larry Punteney alongside analyst & former Nebraska All-American, Kathi Wieskamp, for all games except Oct. 20.

 “Nebraska Volleyball” is a production of NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations. For a complete program schedule, visit NET’s website at To find all of NET’s channels, please visit

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