Saturday December 9, 2006Nebraska Comes Back From 0-2 Deficit To Advance To Final Four
Outside hitter Jordan Larson collected 21 kills on .278 hitting and added 17 digs in being named MVP of the Gainesville Regional as top seed Nebraska came back from an 0-2 deficit to advance to the 2006 Final Four in Omaha with a 3-2 (25-30, 22-30, 30-20, 30-25, 15-9) victory against No. 8 seed Minnesota before a crowd of 2,206 fans on Saturday at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center.
Huskers came back from an 0-2 deficit for just the 10th time in
school history and the first time in
Sarah Pavan, who also was named to the All-Tournament team, collected 20 kills and 11 digs for the Huskers, while Tracy Stalls added 13 kills on .375 hitting with six blocks. Dani Mancuso also chimed in with 15 kills, while setter Rachel Holloway was named to the All-Tournament team after finishing with 65 assists, three blocks and three digs.
Larson (MVP) –