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2015 Husker Football Game Watches

2015 Husker Football Game Watches

  Join us this fall at Hooters in Topeka for our football games watches.  As usual we will have great...
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2015 Founder’s Day Pictures

Husker fans in the Topeka area had a great time at the 2015 Founder’s Day Event at the Crestview Shelter.  Jerry Murtaugh entertained the attendees with his insight on the past and current situation of Husker football.  You can view pictures of the event at: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10204893114541129.1073741840.1037924262&type=1&l=f7dd676be4 Pictures courtesy of Tom Beardmore. Thanks to Hooters for providing wings for the event and Fleming Place Wine & Spirits for providing beverages.

Quarterback Patrick O’Brien Commits To The Huskers

Nebraska nails their SECOND Quarterback commitment, and it’s a big target FEEL THE ECHO OF THE BOOM. I’m really excited and honored to announce I’m committing to the Univ. of Nebraska #BigRedFam16 pic.twitter.com/tVrKKoAsOK — Patrick O’Brien (@oneandonlyPOB) May 21, 2015 The Nebraska Cornhuskers hit on their second big Quarterback target of the 2016 cycle as Pro Style QB Patrick O’Brien committed to the Huskers on Thursday afternoon. O’Brien, from San Juan Hills HS in San Juan Capistrano HS, is a 6 foot 4, 225 pound...

Nebraska Baseball Eliminated From BIG Tournament

The Huskers blew a four run lead, giving up six runs in the eighth. The end has finally come. The last game of the season was nothing short of microcosm of the season. Nebraska jumped out ahead early, dominating the opponent. Nebraska then self-destructed in utter fashion as they were eliminated from the BIG Tournament with a 9-7 loss to the Michigan State Spartans. Nebraska would fall behind early. After Kyle Kubat hit a batter, Blaise Salter would get a fastball which he promptly deposited...

BIG Tournament: Nebraska vs Illinois Gamethread

The Huskers look to pull off an upset After a disappointing 5-10 end to the regular season the Nebraska Baseball team starts postseason play against the Illinois Illini. Illinois has won 26 consecutive contests and swept Nebraska in a rain shortened two game series last weekend in Champaign Illinois. Nebraska will send Chance Sinclair back to the mound to face the Illini for the second time in as many weeks. Sinclair struggled early against Illinois allowing a total of four runs in five innings. If...

Nebraska Baseball Drops BIG Tournament Opener

Nebraska blows early lead, bullpen can’t hang on. The Nebraska Baseball team fell to the Illinois Fighting Illini 3-2 in the opening game of the BIG Tournament. Nebraska held an early 2-0 lead but missed opportunities to expand their lead while the Illini capitalized. Both Chance Sinclair and Kevin Duchene were on their game early as they went pitch for pitch early. Sinclair allowed only one hit through his first five innings. Nebraska would not be without chances. In the fifth, Scott Schreiber would single...

Big Red Cobcast: The Chris Kelsay Interview

Pat and Ryan sit down with former Husker and Buffalo Bills star, Chris Kelsay! This is the best part about hosting a Husker podcast! Sometimes, we get to chat with former players about being a Husker, playing in the NFL and wanting to tackle Eli Manning. This week that guy was Chris Kelsay, younger brother of Chad Kelsay. Both are great guys and while Chad’s jewelry box may be bigger, Chris had a longer NFL run. We’ve also interviewed Chad (which you can listen to...

Tanner Lubach, Ryan Boldt, Chance Sinclair Lead Eight Huskers On All-Big Ten Team

No First-team designations, however. On Tuesday morning, the Big Ten Conference announced their All-Conference teams for Baseball. No Nebraska Cornhuskers made the list, but a total of eight Huskers made the rest of the list, including three on the All-Freshman team. Catcher Tanner Lubach, Outfielder Ryan Boldt, and Starting Pitcher Chance Sinclair were named All-B1G Second team. Closer Josh Roeder earned Third team, while All-Freshman honors went to First Baseman Scott Schreiber, Shortstop Luis Alvarado, and Starting Pitcher Garett King. Third Baseman Blake Headley was...

Twitter Recap: Belk, Joe Maddon and Planting Season

Faux Pelini shares his thoughts on Deflate Gate. “deflated balls” is funny if you pretend it’s about testicles go ahead and try it — Fake Bo Pelini (@FauxPelini) May 11, 2015 .@nflcommish thank u for protecting us — Fake Bo Pelini (@FauxPelini) May 11, 2015 Putting pen to paper. Thank you to the @TBBuccaneers ! Very excited and thankful for the opportunity !!! pic.twitter.com/rVXdjICVXx — Kenny Bell (@AFRO_THUNDER80) May 12, 2015 Farm life. Planting Season 2k15 pic.twitter.com/tYLrEvAqNJ — Sam Foltz (@samfoltz27) May 13, 2015 So...

Nebraska Finalizes 2017 Football Schedule with Arkansas State

Nebraska announced the completion of the 2017 football schedule with Arkansas State filling the final vacancy on Labor Day weekend. Nebraska has played the Red Wolves twice, winning 38-9 in 2009 and 42-13 in 2012. Arkansas State has won the Sun Belt Conference title three out of the last four seasons, meaning the Red Wolves are one of the better “body bag” games available on the schedule. It comes at quite the cost, though: Just been told the payout is $1.65 million for #ArkSt’s 2017...

Nebraska Assistant Soccer Coach Peter Underwood Killed in Car Accident

Tragic news out of the athletic department this evening. Nebraska assistant soccer coach Peter Underwood was killed Saturday in a car accident near Atlantic, Iowa while on a recruiting trip. Underwood, 31, leaves behind his wife Austin, daughter Lyla and son Jude. His biography from the NU athletic department: Underwood just completed his fourth season with the Nebraska women’s soccer program, serving the last two as a full-time coach and the previous two as a volunteer assistant. Underwood helped the Huskers to the Big Ten...

Nebraska Women’s Basketball Adds Two Seniors, Three Freshmen

In addition to three incoming freshman, two one-and-done players are joining Huskers women’s hoops. Five players were added to the Husker women’s basketball roster today. The three incoming freshman have been long known and two-sport standout, Alicia Ostrander was announced last week. Ostrander is a 6’3″ outside hitter for the Nebraska volleyball team and will turn to hoops after she completes her senior season in volleyball. She will have one season of basketball eligibility. The new name to surface today was that of graduate transfer...

Nebraska: Softball in NCAA, Baseball vs Illinois – Open Thread!

Nebraska softball starts the 2015 NCAA softball tournament today at 3:30 pm against #23 Arizona State. They’ll be playing in Baton Rouge, home of LSU, and the contest will be available on ESPN3. #5 LSU will be taking on Texas Southern after the Nebraska – Arizona State game. More… from Huskers.com, and SBNation LSU site AndTheValleyShook.com. David McGee Nebraska softball will be going up against Arizona State today. Nebraska baseball will take on Illinois in the second game of the last conference series of the...

Nebraska Baseball vs Illinois: Thursday Open Thread

Nebraska tries to get back into the NCAA Tournament discussion after a disappointing home series loss to Purdue The Nebraska Baseball team heads to Illinois for the final conference series of the year. Nebraska will need to at least win this series to get back into the conversation of being in the NCAA Tournament. Nebraska has an uphill climb as the Illini have won 24 consecutive contests. Chance Sinclair will get his final regular season start looking to clinch a berth in the BIG Tournament...