Friday, May 27, 2016

Andrew White III to Return for Senior Season

Andrew White III to Return for Senior Season: Andrew White III announced Wednesday evening that he has withdrawn from the NBA Draft and will return for his senior season at the University of Nebraska.

Williams, Cockrell Open Their Minds, Change Views

Williams, Cockrell Open Their Minds, Change Views: Last year, Nebraska student-athletes visited Guatemala on a 'No Filter' trip that opened minds, changed views and created lifetime memories. This month, 21 Husker student-athletes spent a week in the

Thursday, May 26, 2016

A deep review of the 2013 Husker recruiting class — maybe the best of the Pelini era

A deep review of the 2013 Husker recruiting class — maybe the best of the Pelini era: This was the best recruiting class of the Bo Pelini era. Or so Sam McKewon wrote at the time.

Huskers Eliminated from Big Ten Tournament

Huskers Eliminated from Big Ten Tournament: Omaha – The Nebraska baseball team (37-20) saw its time in Omaha come to a close on Thursday afternoon with a 6-2 loss to the Indiana Hoosiers (32-23) in an elimination game at the Big Ten Tournament. The Hoosiers got revenge on the Huskers after NU swept Indiana in Lincoln last week to end the regular season.

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Key & Peele - Substitute Teacher

Huskers Sweep Hoosiers on Senior Day at Hawks Field

Huskers Sweep Hoosiers on Senior Day at Hawks Field: Lincoln – In front of more than 5,500 fans on Saturday afternoon at Hawks Field the Nebraska baseball team (37-18, 16-8 Big Ten) completed a three-game sweep of the Indiana Hoosiers (31-22, 15-9 Big Ten) with a 3-0 win, which locked up the No. 2 seed at next week's Big Ten Tournament. Five seniors were on hand for their final game at Hawks Field on Saturday, including Jeff Chesnut, Taylor Fish, Colton Howell, Jake Placzek and Steven Reveles.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Burkamper and Schreiber Lead Huskers to 4-1 Win

Burkamper and Schreiber Lead Huskers to 4-1 Win: Lincoln – Scott Schreiber continued to swing a hot bat at the plate and Derek Burkamper carved up Indiana's offense in Nebraska's (35-18, 14-8 Big Ten) series-opening 4-1 win over the Hoosiers (31-20, 15-7 Big Ten) on Thursday night at Hawks Field.

Another deep review of the 2012 Husker recruiting class

Another deep review of the 2012 Husker recruiting class: The 2012 recruiting class is NU's first true Big Ten class. And, because of recruiting decisions made in Pelini's first four recruiting classes, the 2012 class was painfully small at just 17 scholarship players. But how has it panned out?

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Sport Shorts!

Scott Schreiber hit Nebraska's first ever home run at TD Ameritrade Park tonight versus Creighton. This is Nebraska's 18th game and it was NU's 682nd plate appearance at the park. UPDATE_Schreiber just hit his 2nd home run of the game!! He is 8-8 the last two games. Schreiber is just the 3rd player to hit 2 HR's in a game at TD Ameritrade and the first visiting player to do it.

Congratulations to Hannah Huston for making it to the finals of 'The Voice'.

Clemson's home record the last five years is 33-2. N. Illinois is 26-2. Nebraska goes to Ohio St this year and they are No. 7 with a 32-4 record.

Cleveland leads the Raptors by 20 points! Now the Raptors are back to within 12 points.

James Palmer Jr. who played the past two years for Miami is transferring to Nebraska. He is 6'6" and played in 34 games last year. He averaged 3.4 points and 1.2 rebounds.

Nebraska also signed 6'11" Jordy Tshimanga from Montreal. He weighs 270 lbs.

The Huskers lead Creighton 6-2 after six innings. Now 7-2 in the top of the 7th. UPDATE Huskers 10-2.

Cavs lead Raptors 66-44 at half.




Huskers and Jays Meet at TD Ameritrade Park

Huskers and Jays Meet at TD Ameritrade Park: Lincoln - With four games left in the 2016 regular season, the Nebraska baseball team (33-18, 13-8 Big Ten) will play its final road game of the regular season on Tuesday night when it visits the Creighton Bluejays (33-13, 11-4) at TD Ameritrade Park. First pitch is set for 6:35 p.m.

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Meyers, Schreiber, Miller Lead Huskers to Series Win

Meyers, Schreiber, Miller Lead Huskers to Series Win: Lincoln – With a series victory on the line Sunday afternoon at Hawks Field, the Nebraska baseball team (33-18, 13-8 Big Ten) dominated the Penn State Nittany Lions (27-25, 11-10 Big Ten) by a score of 8-1. Sophomore Jake Meyers won his fourth straight start to improve to 5-1 on the year, as he went 7.2 innings and struck out a career-high five. At the plate the Huskers recorded 14 hits, with Ben Miller and Scott Schreiber combining to go 7-for-9 with four runs scored an six RBIs.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Nittany Lions Take Series Opener, 7-4

Nittany Lions Take Series Opener, 7-4: Lincoln – The Nebraska baseball team (31-18, 11-8 Big Ten) scored four runs over the final three innings but it was too little too late on Friday night at Hawks Field, as the Huskers fell 7-4 to the Penn State Nittany Lions (27-24, 11-8 Big Ten). The Huskers and Nittany Lions are now tied in the Big Ten standing with two games left in this weekend's series.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Knutson Tosses 8.0 Inning in 8-2 Win

Knutson Tosses 8.0 Inning in 8-2 Win: Lincoln – Behind a career-high 8.0 innings from junior Max Knutson the Nebraska baseball team (31-17, 11-7 Big Ten) notched an 8-2 victory over the Omaha Mavericks (24-23, 14-10 Summit) on Wednesday night at Hawks Field. With the win the Huskers completed a two-game season sweep of the Mavericks this season and are now 40-9 all-time against the Mavs in Lincoln.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

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Sports and Other Things!

Trump wins Nebraska and West Virginia. Sanders wins West Virginia.

The Spurs lead OKC 48-43 at half.

Hannah Huston moves on if you haven't watched "The Voice."

Stephon Curry dropped in 17 last night in overtime which is the most ever.

Former Husker OL Zach Sterup signed with the Chiefs after a minicamp tryout.

Steph Curry is the first unanimous MVP winner in NBA history.

Wyoming and former Husker Craig Bohl come to NU Week 2 this fall.

A man is suing the University of Nebraska to stop the Husker balloon release. He is citing a law that forbids waste disposal.

The Nebraska State fair has announced that LADY ANTEBELLUM will be performing on August 27th.

The Michigan coaches will hold a football minicamp in Australia.

The Cubs are winning again tonight 4-0.

Nebraska big man recruit Jordy Tshimango has scheduled an official visit to Oklahoma St. this weekend and a decision is coming May 16th.

Nebraska men's basketball has offered Luke Garza, a 6'10" center from Washington, DC. He has only visited Iowa on May 5th.

Lorenzo Cain becomes the 2nd visiting player to hit 3 HR's in a game at the new Yankee stadium but KC is still behind 10-7.

NU has 8 Offensive linemen on NFL rosters.




Sunday, May 08, 2016

Report: Former Husker Matt Slauson agrees on deal with San Diego Chargers

Report: Former Husker Matt Slauson agrees on deal with San Diego Chargers: The former Husker agreed to a two-year deal Saturday with the AFC West team, according to multiple reports. Slauson was released by the Bears a week ago after spending the last three seasons in Chicago.

Saturday, May 07, 2016

Michael Lewis Hired as Assistant Coach

Michael Lewis Hired as Assistant Coach: University of Nebraska men's basketball coach Tim Miles announced the hiring of Michael Lewis as an assistant coach for the Husker basketball program.

Chesnut Ties School Record, Huskers Win 6-3

Chesnut Ties School Record, Huskers Win 6-3: East Lansing, Mich. – On a day when Jeff Chesnut tied Steve Hale's school record with his 87th career appearance, the Nebraska baseball team (29-16, 10-6 Big Ten) took the series opener at #24 Michigan State (30-12, 10-6 Big Ten) with a 6-3 victory. The Huskers are now 4-0 at McLane Stadium since joining the Big Ten Conference.

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.