Category Archives: Huskers

Former Navy SEAL Jackson Nominated for Armed Forces Merit Award

Former Navy SEAL Jackson Nominated for Armed Forces Merit Award

Nebraska junior outside linebacker Damian Jackson has been nominated for the 2020 Armed Forces Merit Award presented by the Football Writers Association of America. Jackson, one of 38 nominated, was among the five finalists in 2019. The award was created in 2012 “to honor an individual and/or a group with a military background and/or involvement that…Read more »

Former Husker Lue Named Clippers Head Coach

Former Husker Lue Named Clippers Head Coach

Former Nebraska men’s basketball guard Tyronn Lue was named head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers Tuesday evening. Lue served as an assistant coach for the Clippers under Doc Rivers last season. Previously, Lue spent parts of four seasons with the Cleveland Cavaliers, winning an NBA title in 2016. He is the only Husker to…Read more »

Nebraska Volleyball Player Cited for DUI

Nebraska Volleyball Player Cited for DUI

A Nebraska volleyball player has been cited for drunk driving and is being investigated for a possible hit-and-run. Lincoln Police pulled over junior outside hitter Jazz Sweet early Sunday morning as she was driving the wrong way down a one-way. Police say Sweet had a .266 blood alcohol content, more than three times the legal…Read more »

Nebraska-Wisconsin Kickoff Time Announced

Nebraska-Wisconsin Kickoff Time Announced

Nebraska will kick off the home opener against Wisconsin in the midafternoon time slot. The Big Ten Conference announced week two game times, where Nebraska-Wisconsin is set for a 2:30 p.m. kickoff of October 31. Check out the start times and television designations for Week 2 of Big Ten football. pic.twitter.com/uxMaZ6FXdG — Big Ten Football…Read more »

NCAA Awards 2022 Volleyball Final Four to Omaha

NCAA Awards 2022 Volleyball Final Four to Omaha

Omaha will once again be play host to the NCAA Volleyball Championship. The NCAA announced Wednesday that the CHI Health Center Omaha will host the 2022 (December 15-17) championship, but has not yet released the 2021 spring volleyball championship host site. Omaha was set to host the fall 2020 championships before conferences, and ultimately the…Read more »

Nebraska-Iowa Game Officially on Black Friday

Nebraska-Iowa Game Officially on Black Friday

When Nebraska travels east to take on Big Ten West foe Iowa, it will be on the traditional Black Friday date. Nebraska and Iowa have met on the day after Thanksgiving every year since the Huskers joined the Big Ten. This will be the 31st annual Black Friday game for Nebraska, dating back to 1990.…Read more »

Nebraska Athletics Announces Sea of Red Campaign

Nebraska Athletics Announces Sea of Red Campaign

Husker football fans will have a chance to be more involved with games. The Nebraska Athletic Department has announced their Sea of Red campaign, giving fans the chance to be part of the Sea of Red Sellout for the 2020 season and fill Memorial Stadium virtually. Packages range from $25 to $1000, with different options…Read more »

Report: Nebraska to Host Men’s Basketball Bubble in Lincoln

Report: Nebraska to Host Men’s Basketball Bubble in Lincoln

Myrtle Beach out. Orlando out. Lincoln in. That according to Jon Rothstein, College Basketball Insider for CBS Sports. Rothstein says Nebraska men’s basketball is withdrawing from the Myrtle Beach Invitational to instead host an early season event with “several power conference teams”. Sources: Nebraska will not be a part of the Myrtle Beach Invitational in…Read more »