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2023 Football Game Watches start August 31st

2023 Football Game Watches start August 31st

Great to end the 2022 season with a win over Iowa and spoil their bid for the B1G conference west...
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It’s Time to Apply for the NE KS 4 NE Scholarship

One of the most important activities our Northeast Kansans for Nebraska Alumni chapter does is provide three annual financial scholarships to local students attending the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. Two $1,500 annual scholarships are provided by our chapter members and a third $1,000 annual scholarship is awarded as the Bob Elliott Memorial Scholarship. If you have a son or daughter, grandson, or granddaughter, attending UNL or enrolling for the 2023-2024 school year at UNL, the deadline for the application process is approaching. Because our...

The University of Nebraska 72 – The Pennsylvania State University 63

Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports The Huskers take revenge on the pride of the Keystone State It took a four game losing skid before the Huskers were able to beat Penn State 63 -72 in Lincoln on Sunday night. The Nittaly Lions could not continue sweep of the Huskers this season. The first meeting Penn State won back in January. The came close but the Huskers were riding on hot hands and rowdy home crowed for the win. The Huskers were lead by Keisei Tominaga with...

The Pennsylvania State University Preview and Game Thread

Matthew OHaren-USA TODAY Sports Let’s take revenge on the Nittany Lions! Nebraska Vs. Pennsylvania State Date: Sunday, February 5th Time: 3:30pm Location: Lincoln, NE Record: 14-8 (5-6) Last Meeting: Pennsylvania State 76 Nebraska 65 – January 21st TV: BTN Radio: Sunday’s game will be carried on the Huskers Radio Network including KLIN (1400 AM) in Lincoln, KXSP (590 AM) in Omaha and KRVN (880 AM) in Lexington and will also be available on Huskers.com and the Huskers app. Streaming: Fox Sports App (From Huskers.com) Penn...

Nebraska Baseball Names its Captains

The 2023 captains will look very familiar to the 2022 group. It is February, and that means college baseball is right around the corner! In fact we are within 2 weeks of seeing (or listening) the Huskers take on the San Diego Toreros in San Diego. #OpeningDay is two weeks away! pic.twitter.com/jsoLSZHK4U — Nebraska Baseball (@Husker_Baseball) February 3, 2023 Captains Announced With practice being officially underway, Nebraska has continued the tradition of WIll Bolt coached teams, and named its captains for the season. Selfless. Leaders....

Wrestling: Minus Three Starters, Huskers Still Comfortably Down Boilermakers

Nebraska’s No. 15 Lenny Pinto, seen here during a dual against Northwestern, won his third-straight match Saturday at Purdue. | Dylan Guenther / Corn Nation No. 10 Nebraska defeats Purdue 22-12 with three of its best wrestlers taking the night off to rest One day after downing No. 21 Illinois 27-19 in Champaign, the Huskers took out another Big Ten foe in Purdue on their home mat. Nebraska chose not to wrestle three of its best wrestlers but still managed a 22-12 dual win. Sitting...

Alexis Markowski Named to Lisa Leslie Award Top Ten

Robert Goddin-USA TODAY Sports The Husker center is the only non-senior on the list Nebraska sophomore Alexis Markowski advanced to the list of 10 contenders for the 2023 Lisa Leslie Award, which was announced Friday, Feb. 3, by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the WBCA. The Lisa Leslie Award honors the nation’s top center in NCAA Division I women’s basketball and is named after three-time All-American and 1994 National Player of the Year Lisa Leslie, who was inducted into the Naismith Memorial...

Wrestling: Huskers Use Bonus Points to Put Away Illini

Nebraska’s No. 12 Silas Allred pinned Illinois’ No. 9 Zac Braunagel to ice the dual. | Dylan Guenther /Corn Nation No. 10 Nebraska wins four matches with bonus points on the way to 27-19 win over No. 21 Illinois The 10th-ranked Huskers were able to go on the road Friday night and put away No. 21 Illinois in a dual 27-19. Nebraska won six of the ten matchups with four of those wins coming with bonus points. There were some interesting lineup wrinkles along with...

Friday Flakes: A Few Matt Rhule “Outside the Box” Nuggets from the Signing Day Press Conference

Dylan Widger-USA TODAY Sports We all heard some of the football based nuggets from the Matt Rhule’s signing day press conference. Here are some that you might not have heard. Nebraska football’s GPA during the fall semester was 3.124. 61 of the 98 returning football players had a GPA over 3.0 Players are going to be required to eat at the training table together. Now they can’t fill up a to-go box and take it anywhere else. The coaches will be eating with the players...

Five Heart Podcast 314: NIL and NSD

Dylan Widger-USA TODAY Sports Well, accidents happen. This episode, we were supposed to focus on the newest crop of Cornhusker signees. After all, it was National Signing Day! But the conversation quickly turned towards Name-Image-Likeness, from Nick Saban and Alabama refusing to pay to prospective Roll Tide’rs a sum of $1,300,000 (and I believe get one of their girlfriends into law school) to the Florida recruit and the $13,000,000 deal that was undone. Mostly it’s about how out front Nebraska is with its NIL, between...

Nebraska WBB Hangs on for 71-67 Win vs Michigan State

Joseph Cress/Iowa City Press-Citizen / USA TODAY NETWORK A 21 point lead evaporated and the Huskers had to scrap to come away with the win over the Spartans Michigan State is without their head coach, Suzy Merchant because of a car crash. We send our best wishes to coach for a speedy recovery! First Quarter The Huskers needed a quick start and they got it behind some good three point shooting (it seems like a while since we could say that) and offensive rebounding. The...

Nebraska WBB vs Michigan State Game Thread

Photo by Michelle Hutchins/NCAA Photos via Getty Images The Husker women meet the Spartans on a cold Thursday evening Nebraska Cornhuskers (12-9, 4-6 Big Ten) vs. Michigan State Spartans (11-10, 3-7 Big Ten) Thursday, February 2, 2023, 7:30 p.m. (CT) Pinnacle Bank Arena – Lincoln, Nebraska Live TV: BTN – Sloane Martin (PBP), Brenda VanLengen (Analyst) Live Radio: Huskers Radio Network (7 p.m.) – Matt Coatney (PBP), Jeff Griesch (Analyst) Lincoln (107.3 FM/1400 AM), Omaha (590 AM), Huskers.com, Huskers App Special Event: National Girls &...

THE OFFICIAL 2023 RECRUITING CLASS REPORT CARD

How did Nebraska recruit this year? How does Akelo feel about this recruiting class? Take a look! Stretching from Sacramento, California to Palmyra, New Jersey, from Pierre, South Dakota to Miami, Florida, Nebraska signed 28 high school/JUCO players in the 2023 class. 28 players, 28 souls. I will now attempt to place a letter grade on each position group. Quarterback – N/A I was a huge fan of Massachusetts QB & one-time commit William Watson. Clearly the feeling wasn’t mutual with the new coaching staff,...

TOP 50 SPORTS MOVIES OF ALL TIME: #40 THE WATERBOY

Photo By Getty Images The story of a blithering idiot from Louisiana saving a football team and how the need for Brent Musburger to shut up can never be overemphasized. Welcome to the latest installment my completely biased sports movie rankings. He’s not way up the list but the college football genre would not be complete without The Waterboy. It’s not a perfect movie and it definitely wasn’t burdened with actors who could be described as athletic, but since most of the sports scenes were...