- Associated Press - Wednesday, August 9, 2017

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Two teams from Nebraska are ranked in the top 10 of the American Volleyball Coaches Association preseason poll.

The Nebraska Cornhuskers are No. 5 and the Creighton Bluejays are No. 9 in the poll released Wednesday.

The Huskers were 31-3 last season and made it to the NCAA Tournament semifinals. Creighton was 29-7 and reached a regional final for the first time.

Texas is No. 1 and followed by defending national champion Stanford, Washington, Minnesota and Nebraska. Penn State, Wisconsin, Kansas, Creighton and BYU round out the top 10.

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