Category Archives: Huskers

Husker Athletics Reduces Budget for Fiscal Year 2021 Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Husker Athletics Reduces Budget for Fiscal Year 2021 Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the pocket book for Nebraska Athletics. Athletic Director Bill Moos announced several measures Friday to mitigate the anticipated financial impacts of the pandemic. Overall, the Athletic Department will reduce expenses by approximately 10-percent in Fiscal Year 2021 which begins July 1. “In our deliberate planning for how to best address…Read more »

Nebraska Men’s Basketball Loses Kobe King, Adds Elijah Wood

Nebraska Men’s Basketball Loses Kobe King, Adds Elijah Wood

A wild day for Nebraska men’s basketball as an incoming transfer decides against NU while the staff quickly replaces the scholarship with a high school commitment. Earlier today, coach Fred Hoiberg announced that Wisconsin transfer Kobe King would not be coming to Lincoln. “Kobe King has informed us that he will not be attending the…Read more »

JD Spielman Leaves Nebraska Football

JD Spielman Leaves Nebraska Football

Prolific wide receiver and returner JD Spielman has played his last game as a Husker. Spielman intends to enter his name into the transfer portal, as first reported by Sean Callahan of Husker Online. He has been away from the team since March 2, when head coach Scott Frost said Speilman was home dealing with…Read more »

Freshman DB Henry Gray Enters Transfer Portal

Freshman DB Henry Gray Enters Transfer Portal

Without playing a single game, Henry Gray is gone. The freshman early enrollee for Nebraska football has entered the transfer portal. He took to social media Friday saying, “Due to a unanticipated family situation I have entered my name into the transfer portal.” My recruitment is now 100% open pic.twitter.com/4uys6d7iTs — Chosen👶🏾🖤 (@_HG2X) May 29,…Read more »

Conferences, TV Networks Delay Release of Kickoff Times

Conferences, TV Networks Delay Release of Kickoff Times

College football fans will need to wait a little longer for more specifics on the upcoming season. The conferences, including the Big Ten, and television networks released a joint statement Tuesday, agreeing to an extension for determining early season game times and network designations. Typically, those decisions are made by June 1. The season itself…Read more »

More Sports Could Resume Next Month Under Latest DHM

More Sports Could Resume Next Month Under Latest DHM

Baseball and softball have already been given the green light to return in June. Now, others may be on the way too. At his daily COVID-19 press briefing, Governor Pete Ricketts outlined changes to upcoming Statewide Directed Health Measures. Among the changes were categories of sports by contact level based on guidance from the American…Read more »

Hoiberg Completes 2020 Class with 6-foot-10 Eduardo Andre

Hoiberg Completes 2020 Class with 6-foot-10 Eduardo Andre

Nebraska men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg had one more scholarship to fill for next season which he got a verbal commitment for Monday. Eduardo Andre, the 6-foot-10 center, has only been playing basketball since he was 15. Andre, originally from Angola, moved to London when he was four-years-old. He played three years of basketball at…Read more »

Husker Volleyball Adds Grad Transfer Kayla Caffey

Husker Volleyball Adds Grad Transfer Kayla Caffey

A graduate transfer has been added to the Nebraska volleyball roster for the 2020 season. Coach John Cook announced the addition of 6-foot middle blocker Kayla Caffey. She graduated from Missouri and will have two years of eligibility remaining to use at Nebraska. “Kayla will bring a lot of offensive firepower to our team,” said…Read more »