No. 4 Nebraska upends No. 1 Penn State

No. 4 Nebraska took down No. 1 Penn State in a five-set thriller (12-25, 32-30, 19-25, 25-23, 15-10) Sunday afternoon at the Coliseum. In front of a roaring 4,193 in attendance, Nebraska produced its third five-set win of the season. Gina Mancuso led Nebraska on the day with 16 kills and 17 digs, while Hannah Werth notched 11 kills and a career-high 27 digs.

[Huskers.com: Huskers upend No. 1 Penn State]

The Huskers (18-3, 10-2) posted a .171 hitting percentage in the match, while Penn State hit at a .237 clip. NU was out-blocked 14-11, but out-dug PSU 94-90.

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JAMES FREDERICK on 10/28/2012 @ 8:25pm EDT Said:

VOLLEYBALL IS A BIG PART IN NEBRASKA AS FOOTBALL I DON’T LIKE IT WHEN YOU CUT THE GAME OFF IF YOU GOING TO HAVE A GAME ON THEN SAY WHIT IT TO THE END

Ronda on 10/28/2012 @ 8:31pm EDT Said:

Love my Husker VB team! No quit in these players. You can go all the way this year.

Gary Major on 10/28/2012 @ 8:52pm EDT Said:

Will there be a replay of this on BTN? I MISSEDIT!!

ellen keracher on 10/29/2012 @ 11:33am EDT Said:

I was taping this game….and it shut off before it was over because of the soccer game before… will you be replaying it anytime or how can i watch the last two matches.. thanks

susan hartmann on 10/29/2012 @ 12:45pm EDT Said:

I also wonder if there will be a replay?

BTN.com staff on 10/29/2012 @ 12:53pm EDT Said:

To those wondering, we will re-air the Penn State-Nebraska game at 9 p.m. ET Tuesday.

Traci on 10/29/2012 @ 4:11pm EDT Said:

Are you replaying online? Or is it t.v.?

Majichawk on 11/3/2012 @ 10:05pm EDT Said:

Can you show the game again? How many times to really need to watch The Final Drive? Put that Volleyball game on in the middle of the night!!! We’ll watch it or record it!!! I am a Iowa Hawkeye but look forward to Penn State vs. Nebraska every year. did not have enough notice to record the replay 10/30. Thanks Big 10!