The Huskers voted five players 2020 team captains. Some were captains last year, some were not. Some were highly recruited players, some were not. What they all do have in common though is a responsibility to lead and a passion to work for others.
Having spent time with Scott Frost on the same coaching staff before, Matt Lubick and Scott Frost know each other. Now, they’re getting to work together again at Nebraska after Lubick’s year away from college football last year.
It is a big weekend for NBC’s NASCAR crew, and even bigger for Rick Allen. The broadcasters are very excited to be on the road for the first time this year, they’ve been calling every race from Charlotte. Plus, this marks a homecoming for Rick.
The Huskers are generally a young football team, and that’s especially true at the receiver position.Wan’Dale Robinson is a sophomore and Kade Warner is a junior. The two are generally viewed as the “veterans” in the room.
The NCAA will be back several times over the next six years, and that’s in addition to the College World Series. Creighton University will host men’s basketball NCAA Tournament first and second round games at CHI Health Center in 2024.
Many would argue that the tight end position has been a weak position for the Huskers in recent years. It’s possible the coaches agreed with that sentiment because they’ve been on a tear recruiting tight ends recently.
Nebraska football coaches and players are meeting with the media viz Zoom following practice on Thursday morning. Running backs coach Ryan Held and quarterbacks coach Mario Verduzco are expected to speak as well as up to three players.
After today’s practice Scott Frost said the team is thrilled to give it a shot, they aren’t concerned about the challenging schedule, that could be the hardest in the country and they would even go to Uzbekistan if that’s what it took to play.
At the position under the largest microscope the situation remains the same. Adrian Martinez remains the starting quarterback and the staff still really likes Luke McCaffrey, he has impressed while taking snaps with the starters.
Nebraska defensive coaches and players met with the media viz Zoom on Thursday after practice to talk about where they’re at as a unit, and their goals for 2020.Touching on a variety of topics, the word that kept getting used was ‘energy.’
After graduating from Lincoln Southeast, Alex Gordon went on to have great success on the baseball diamond for the Huskers.It led him to the MLB Draft where he was the number two overall pick back in 2005; However, he didn’t have great success right away as a pro.
The NCAA is ready to move forward with fall sports in the spring. That’s the recommendation from the Division I Council and supported by the Division I Presidential Forum, the Division I Board of Directors.
Koby Bretz found the endzone twice in the first quarter on Friday against Papillion-La Vista. Both times, it was on a pass from quarterback Cole Payton.Bretz, a 6′ 200 pound senior, is set to play defense for the Cornhuskers in college, but in his senior year, he’ll play every snap of the game if given the opportunity.
The Nebraska Attorney General sent a letter to the Big Ten Conference Friday, notifying Commissioner Kevin Warren that the Conference appears to be out of compliance with the Nebraska Nonprofit Corporation Act.
Saturday was the day the Nebraska football team was supposed to start its new conference-only schedule.By now, we all know the Big Ten postponed fall sports and for the time being, there won’t be Husker football.
Scott Frost and the Nebraska coaching staff landed another in-state recruit on Friday when Creighton Prep tight end A.J. Rollins committed to the Huskers.The three-star tight end had offers from Iowa State, Missouri and University of Central Florida, but he’s choosing to stay home.
The choices were very attractive, some of the biggest names in college football. Alabama, Nebraska, Ohio State, Texas, Notre Dame, Southern Cal plus many more. After narrowing it down to the Huskers, LSU, Iowa and Michigan, Thomas Fidone decides the Huskers are the best fit.
The Nebraska athletic department announced Friday that they will be making cost saving measures starting in September.51 athletic department employees will be furloughed from September 1 through December 31.
It’s been a week since Scott Frost made the case football players are safer playing football than not. In the past seven days his position has attracted a lot of support from those who have the most to lose, 81 husker parents.
Did anybody really think Nebraska was drawing a line in the sand? Either play fall Big Ten football or it’s goodbye to the conference. The reaction nationally was confusing after listening to Scott Frost Monday and then reading the joint statement from university and athletic department leadership Tuesday.
While multiple media outlets are reporting the Big Ten is will cancel its fall sports schedule, the Nebraska football team was on the field Monday.Head coach Scott Frost is scheduled to address the media via zoom at 1:30 p.m.