After a surprising loss to Villanova on Friday, #24 Utah recovered with wins over Temple and High Point to close out its stay at the Villanova Classic on Saturday.
Villanova improves to 6-1 on the season after defeating Utah in five sets.
BYU took out #5 USC and Syracuse on the same day while #22 Marquette upended #5 USC at home in the night cap.
Jaali Winters put up a monster double-double of 15 kills and 26 kills to help #14 Creighton overcome a slow start and down #24 Iowa State.
Roni Jones-Perry was one kill away from a school record as she led #1 BYU to a sweep of #5 USC.
A record 14,022 fans saw the match live in Omaha as Nebraska rallied from two sets down to defeat Creighton in five sets.
The crowd was the largest ever to see a regular season NCAA volleyball match, when not combined with another sporting event.
Nebraska kept its perfect series record against Creighton alive with a five-set comeback in Omaha on Thursday in front of an NCAA regular season record crowd of 14,022.
The third weekend of play in BIG EAST volleyball is loaded with several matchups against nationally-ranked opponents. BIG EAST squads will face four combined Top 25 schools over the weekend, beginning with Thursday’s match between Creighton and Nebraska.
Class of 2021 OH/DS Norah Sis has committed to Creighton.