Category Archives: Husker Football

114 Fall Huskers Honored by Big Ten

114 Fall Huskers Honored by Big Ten

More than 100 fall sport athletes for Nebraska were honored by the Big Ten Thursday. That should ready STUDENT-athletes, which is something the 114 Huskers take seriously, as is evident by being named Academic All-Big Ten. The sports included in the total are football (62), men’s cross country (10), women’s cross country (17), women’s soccer(15),…Read more »

Nebraska-Minnesota set for 11 a.m. Kickoff

Nebraska-Minnesota set for 11 a.m. Kickoff

Nebraska’s final regularly scheduled game is set for an 11 a.m. kickoff Saturday, December 12. Every Saturday game played for Nebraska in 2020 has kicked off at that time. Wisconsin canceled the week two matchup that was slated for 2:30 p.m., and the Iowa game kicked off at noon on Black Friday. The Huskers host…Read more »

Nebraska holds on for 37-27 win at Purdue

Nebraska holds on for 37-27 win at Purdue

Nebraska jumped out to an early lead. Purdue raced back. But unlike previous efforts that have been commonplace over the past several seasons, the wheels never came off as the Huskers hung on for the 37-27 win in West Lafayette. “I love this team,” Nebraska coach Scott Frost told Big Ten Network after the game.…Read more »

Nebraska “Embarrassed” at Home by Illinois

Nebraska “Embarrassed” at Home by Illinois

“It was not a good performance from anybody.” Nebraska (1-3) coach Scott Frost didn’t mince words following the 41-23 loss to Illinois (2-3) Saturday at Memorial Stadium. “I didn’t really see this coming,” Frost said after the game. “I was embarrassed by our level of execution in all three phases.” The lack of execution began…Read more »

Nebraska Survives Penn State for First Win of 2020

Nebraska Survives Penn State for First Win of 2020

For everything being so different in 2020, there were plenty of familiar sights at the home opener for the Huskers Saturday. The tunnel walk. Red balloons on the first score. And a nervous second half as the Huskers nearly gave the game away. But as one of the Memorial Stadium staff yelled after the 30-23…Read more »

Two More Kickoff Times Announced

Two More Kickoff Times Announced

Nebraska continues to own the early time slot for kickoff times. Two more start times for games were announced Monday. Nebraska’s home date with Illinois on November 21 is set for an 11 a.m. kickoff. The next week will be a noon start at Iowa on Black Friday. The Huskers have their home opener against…Read more »