Lopers Come up Short to Bears

Lopers Come up Short to Bears

Kearney, Neb. – The 15th-ranked Concordia-St. Paul Golden Bears jumped out to an early fifth set lead to hold off 12th-ranked Nebraska-Kearney (-18, -20, 19-25, 19-25, -12) in an NCAA Tournament 2nd round match Friday night in Warrensburg, Mo.The sixth-seeded Lopers end the year at 26-7 while the seventh-seeded Golden Bears improve to…
Huskers sweep Campbell in NCAA Tournament

Huskers sweep Campbell in NCAA Tournament

The 10th-seeded Nebraska volleyball team opened the NCAA Tournament with a 3-0 sweep of Campbell Friday night at the Bob Devaney Sports Center, using a strong defensive effort in a 25-14, 25-14, 25-17 victory. The Huskers held Campbell to a -.022 attack percentage, marking the first time Nebraska has held…
Joseph Returning To Lincoln

Joseph Returning To Lincoln

Nebraska Head Coach Scott Frost announced Friday Mickey Joseph will join the Husker coaching staff as Wide Receivers Coach/Passing Game Coordinator/Associate Head Coach. The hiring is pending the completion of a University of Nebraska background check.A former Husker quarterback, Joseph joins Nebraska after five seasons as the wide receivers coach at LSU, and he…
Haymakers Split Home Openers

Haymakers Split Home Openers

COZAD- Cozad and Chase County split the games on opening night (Thursday) as the Haymakers played host to the Longhorns to start the season. The girls game finished with a 58-34 Longhorn victory, while the Cozad boys started off the season strong with a close 49-42 victory.  In the girls…
Lexington & Gothenburg split on opening night

Lexington & Gothenburg split on opening night

GOTHENBURG - It was two close battles Thursday night between two Dawson County foes as Gothenburg hosted Lexington on the opening night of high school basketball. The girls game saw Gothenburg win, 48-35 while the boys game needed overtime before Lexington stole a 54-48 road victory. In the girls game,…
Lopers Split on the Road

Lopers Split on the Road

Kearney, Neb. – Redshirt junior post Brooke Carlson made a layup with 22 seconds left and No. 21/20 Nebraska-Kearney made two late defensive stops to rally past No. 26/18 Emporia State, 59-58, Thursday night in Kansas. This was the MIAA opener for both teams. UNK (6-1) wins at White Auditorium for the second…
Lopers Advance in Five Sets

Lopers Advance in Five Sets

UNK Coach Rick Squiers on Post Game Kearney, Neb. -The 12th-ranked Nebraska-Kearney volleyball team recorded a season-high 18 blocks and got a career-high 26 kills from outside Emersen Cyza to rally past 4th-ranked Northwest Missouri State in five sets (21-25, 25-27, -21, -9, -11) Friday afternoon in an NCAA Tournament first round…
Husker Women run past Demon Deacons

Husker Women run past Demon Deacons

Winston-Salem, N.C. - In a battle of unbeatens, Nebraska dominated from start to finish and continued to surge down the stretch in an 86-60 win over 2021 NCAA Tournament qualifier Wake Forest in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge at Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Wednesday. With the victory, Nebraska improved to…
Husker Men lose 4 OT Thriller at NC State

Husker Men lose 4 OT Thriller at NC State

The Nebraska men's basketball team had numerous chances to pick up a road win Wednesday night at NC State, but the Wolfpack rallied on multiple occasions en route to a 104-100 quadruple-overtime win at PNC Arena. The Huskers (5-3) led by 14 with less than 10 minutes to play in regulation…
Allen Named Big Ten Tight End of the Year

Allen Named Big Ten Tight End of the Year

Senior tight end Austin Allen has been named the Kwalick-Clark Big Ten Tight End of the Year, as well as a first-team All-Big Ten honoree. Allen led four Husker offensive standouts who earned all-conference accolades as announced by the Big Ten Office on Wednesday. A native of Aurora, Neb., Allen was a…