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Corn Flakes: Nebraska-The Volleyball State, Potts Picks Up Second Honor, and Ortiz Manley Award Finalist

Also, a blue and red lobster?

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NCAA Womens Volleyball: Omaha at Nebraska Dylan Widger-USA TODAY Sports

If we didn’t know it at the beginning of the season, with that epic volleyball match in Memorial Stadium, we know it now, Nebraska is a volleyball state.

The Huskers, UNO, and Creighton have all made the tournament this year. Having three Nebraska teams in the NCAA tournament is awesome! I cannot wait to watch some great volleyball this weekend!

Here are your flakes.

Nebraska

Potts Picks Up Second Big Ten Freshman Honor - University of Nebraska - Official Athletics Website
The Official Athletic Site of the University of Nebraska, partner of WMT Digital. The most comprehensive coverage of the University of Nebraska on the web with rosters, schedules, scores, highlights, game recaps and more!

Ortiz Named Mannelly Award Finalist - University of Nebraska - Official Athletics Website
The Official Athletic Site of the University of Nebraska, partner of WMT Digital. The most comprehensive coverage of the University of Nebraska on the web with rosters, schedules, scores, highlights, game recaps and more!

Small margin for error doomed Nebraska — how can Huskers close the gap into 2024?
Mistakes sunk Nebraska in tight contests all year. The task for another long offseason: Get to a place where a few slipups don't always cost the game.

NCAA volleyball bracket: Nebraska, Stanford, Wisconsin, Pitt earn No. 1 seeds - The Athletic
First- and second-round matches are set for Thursday through Sunday with the final taking place on Dec. 17.

3 Nebraska teams will compete in the NCAA volleyball tourney
All three of Nebraska's D-I volleyball teams heard their name called during the NCAA Tournament Selection Show. Here's where they are headed.

Elsewhere

Mike Elko aims to fulfill Texas A&M's potential as top program - ESPN
Mike Elko says his goal as Texas A&M's new football coach is to fulfill the program's potential of being among the best in the country. "We are going to be about it," he said.

Michigan State QB Katin Houser to enter transfer portal - ESPN
Michigan State redshirt freshman QB Katin Houser is going to enter the transfer portal once it opens next month.

College basketball rankings: Purdue jumps to No. 1 in updated AP Top 25 poll with Kansas slipping to No. 5 - CBSSports.com
The Boilermakers are back in the top spot of the AP Top 25 for the first time since Feb. 6

College Football Power Rankings: Washington slides up to No. 3 with Alabama ahead of Ohio State - CBSSports.com
Upsets have been scarce this season, and the Crimson Tide prevented another in thrilling fashion Saturday night

Predicting the College Football Playoff field: The 16 possible scenarios - The Athletic
As we approach championship weekend, eight teams can still reach the CFP. Here's the path for each of them.

This is cool

Rare lobster: Bowie is half-blue, half-red, half-male, half-female : NPR
Bowie, named after pop icon David Bowie, has clawed its way to internet stardom. The split-color crustacean was caught by a lobster fisherman off the coast of Maine.