Sunday, May 01, 2016

Sport Shorts!

John Parrella nabbed his first commit with the Huskers yesterday in DT Deontre Thomas. Thomas is from Oklahoma and decided between Nebraska and Michigan.

Columbus, Mississippi RB Kylin Hill says Nebraska is leading with him.

Prince's longtime chef says Prince fought throat and stomach pains.

The Kings will interview former Cavs coach David Blatt for their coaching vacancy.

Trade rumors are that Blake Griffin might be going to Boston Celtics.

The Raptors move on after win over Indiana. The Heat move on after beating Charlotte.

Golden State leads Portland 1-0 with a 118-106 win today.

The Red Sox swept the Yankees this weekend. The Braves beat the Cubs today 4-3.

Heisman winner and Alabama running back Derrick Henry is going to the Titans. The Titans also traded for Demarco Murray in March.  Solid backfield.

On May 1, 2011 President Obama announced that Sama bin Laden had been killed.

Daniel Davies has signed as a free agent contract in the NFL.




Lewis, Janovich Give Nebraska Four NFL Draftees

Lewis, Janovich Give Nebraska Four NFL Draftees: Offensive tackle Alex Lewis and fullback Andy Janovich were selected in the NFL Draft on Saturday afternoon, giving Nebraska four selections in the 2016 Draft.

White to Test the Waters for NBA Draft

White to Test the Waters for NBA Draft: Nebraska junior Andrew White III has announced his intention to declare for the 2016 NBA Draft, but will not hire an agent, maintaining his college eligibility.

Friday, April 29, 2016

Huskers Make First Visit to Rutgers

Huskers Make First Visit to Rutgers: The Nebraska baseball team (26-15, 7-5 Big Ten) makes is first ever trip to Piscataway, N.J., this weekend for a three-game Big Ten series against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (21-20, 5-7 Big Ten). The series opens on Friday at 2 p.m. (CT) and will be the first meeting between the two teams as Big Ten opponents. Saturday's game is set for Noon and the finale is scheduled for 11 a.m. on Sunday.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Huskers and Creighton at TD Ameritrade Tonight Postponed

Huskers and Creighton at TD Ameritrade Tonight Postponed: Lincoln – Due to impending severe weather tonight, Nebraska's baseball game against Creighton at TD Ameritrade Park has been postponed. The teams are now scheduled to meet at 6:35 p.m. on Tuesday, May 17, at TD Ameritrade Park.

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Sport Shorts!

First of all I have to say I was saddened by Prince dying. The best ever concert I have attended is Prince at the MGM in Las Vegas. He was amazing. The word is that they have found thousands of unreleased songs and albums in a secret vault.

Professional basketball is coming to Omaha.  They will be a part of the NBLA and they will play at the Ralston arena. They will be known as the Omaha Chargers and a Rhino is in their logo. They will have a 20 game season from September to November. They hope to build rosters with familiar local names. They will look at Division II and NAIA players and may feature UNO, UNL, and Creighton players.

The Nebraska baseball team beat Nicholls State today. Jake Meyers was the pitching and batting hero. He pitched seven scoreless innings and had a home run at the plate.

Omaha World-Herald's Sam McKewon says that Nebraska has a disruptor. A person that will shake things up for Nebraska and move us up a couple of notches in college football. He is wide receivers coach Keith Williams. He is the king of Twitter and Calibraska.

John Wall says the Wizards hired Scott Brooks to win a title, not to sign Kevin Durant. I'm pretty sure that Kevin Durant won't be playing for them next year.

NU volleyball packs the Ogallala gym for an exhibition game yesterday versus Colorado. NU swept Colorado 25-16, 25-20, and 25-21. Briana Holman, and All-American transfer from LSU, had a great debut with nine kills and a pair of blocks. Kadie Rolfzen had 12 kills and six digs. Amber Rolfzen had seven kills and nine blocks.

Cubs win today versus Cinncy 9-0. Alex Gordon goes yard today and the Royals win too!!

The future of Nebraska football may be in the hands of the youthful defensive line.

Buster Olney has the Cubs the best team in baseball right now and the Royals a second.










Saturday, April 23, 2016

Williams Fills Positions on Husker Staff

Williams Fills Positions on Husker Staff: Head Coach Amy Williams filled her Nebraska women's basketball staff with some familiar faces on Thursday, adding all three of her assistants and her director of operations from the University of South Dakota.

Sully, the Pioneer: A True Blue Big Red Lifetime Achiever

Sully, the Pioneer: A True Blue Big Red Lifetime Achiever: Last Sunday night, a true blue Big Red pioneer received the first-ever Dick Herman Lifetime Achievement Award at Lincoln's downtown Lied Center for Performing Arts.
Legendary and longtime Nebraska

Huskers Sweep Colorado in Ogallala

Huskers Sweep Colorado in Ogallala: The Nebraska volleyball team swept Colorado 25-16, 25-20, 25-21 in its only spring match on Saturday at a sold-out crowd of 1,321 at Prairie View School.

Colonels Even Series with 7-1 Win

Colonels Even Series with 7-1 Win: Lincoln – After the Nebraska baseball team took the series opener last night at Hawks Field, the Nicholls State Colonels evened the series with a 7-1 victory on Saturday. Cole Stapler went all 9.0 innings for Nicholls State, his first career complete game and the first by an opposing pitcher this season

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

TBL: World-Herald staff writer Dirk Chatelain

TBL: World-Herald staff writer Dirk Chatelain: World-Herald staff writer Dirk Chatelain joined Mike'l Severe on 'The Bottom Line' Wednesday. Topics discussed included Nebraska quarterback Patrick O'Brien's performance in the spring game, the NBA playoffs and a ton more.

McKewon: Nebraska coaches await decision from touted Delaware linebacker Avery Roberts

McKewon: Nebraska coaches await decision from touted Delaware linebacker Avery Roberts: Tyjon Lindsey keeps it pretty quiet. The four-star athlete who visited for Nebraska’s spring game doesn’t do a lot of interviews.

New pro basketball league to debut Omaha Chargers this fall

New pro basketball league to debut Omaha Chargers this fall: Twenty years after the Racers ceased operations, professional basketball is ready to dribble its way back to Omaha.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

New pro basketball league to debut Omaha Chargers this fall

New pro basketball league to debut Omaha Chargers this fall: Twenty years after the Racers ceased operations, professional basketball is ready to dribble its way back to Omaha.

Huskers at Wildcats Tuesday on Fox College Sports

Huskers at Wildcats Tuesday on Fox College Sports: The Nebraska baseball team (22-14, 7-5 Big Ten) will play the last game of a five-game road stretch on Tuesday night when it plays the Kansas State Wildcats (16-20, 3-9 Big 12) in Manhattan, Kan. Tuesday's game is scheduled for 6:35 p.m. and will be broadcast on Fox College Sports.