Defensively, Nebraska football is yielding 218.4 yards in passing and 124.4 yards in rushing against the opposing teams. "This will be a great game that way".
"This is an incredibly hard decision to reach, but it is the right one for me and for my future", Harris said in the announcement. "We've given up plenty of plays on the back end on defense that we have to take ownership of and work to clean up".
The Badgers will also be without nose tackle Olive Sagapolu against Nebraska.
When he took over as Wisconsin's coach in 1990, he borrowed numerous philosophies he learned while at Nebraska, including the famed walk-on program, drawing on talented in-state players with something to prove who became erasers for mistakes made in recruiting. Redshirt senior Romana Kriskova hit eight kills, adding one block, while junior Lauryn Gillis added seven kills and freshman Molly Haggerty contributed six. With these two, the Badgers will still have a bright future after seniors Lauren Carlini and Haleigh Nelson graduate. He was particularly upset with the Huskers' execution on running the ball.
Coming off an impressive defensive showing in their Holiday Bowl win over the USC Trojans, the Badgers were facing a step in the wrong direction, losing the man that put them in the national spotlight time after time.
"We're ready for anything", quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. said. "We had a tough time, our points were really, really hard".
"There are few things I love more than playing the game of football, and the game has provided me with so many opportunities, including the chance to attend this university". "But most importantly, when I talked to him, I could tell he was going to be ready for (Tuesday's) practice, so I think he'll be back".
In fact, three of the four losses to the Badgers have been blowouts. UW held off two Nebraska set points after the Huskers ran out of substitutions, but dropped the set 25-22. After a timeout, Nebraska got a clutch dig from Albrecht to keep a rally alive, which Kadie Rolfzen terminated for set point.
Nebraska had beaten #4 Wisconsin Friday in straight sets. "It's always about getting better, where we're at right now isn't what we're going to be, whether we won or lost this match". "I'm confident that we will. and that we can run our play-action game and that we can get this thing going".
"My teammates are like brothers, and while not being on the field with them has been frustrating and challenging, I'm so proud of the group and what we've helped build together".
But can the Badgers really continue winning using two quarterbacks? The game is scheduled for a 3:30 p.m. start time and it will be televised live on ABC or ESPN2 depending on regional coverage.