NU Bowlers Defeat Arkansas State

The top-ranked Nebraska bowling team closed the regular season with a tournament title at the Big Red Invitational. The Huskers defeated Arkansas State 4-2 in the championship match Sunday at Sun Valley Lanes.

The Cornhuskers finished the weekend with a 10-1 record and total pinfall of 12,045, taking down all 7 ranked teams in the competition to secure the tournament title.

The Huskers will await selection to the 2018 NCAA Bowling Championship. The NCAA Championship is set for April 12-14 Tropicana Lanes in St. Louis, Mo. Nebraska has qualified for the NCAA Championship in each of the 14 seasons that bowling has been an NCAA-sanctioned sport, while claiming five NCAA championships in that time period.