Eight Man All Star Game Festivities This Week

Eight Man All Star Game Festivities This Week

Hastings- As part of the Nebraska Eight Man All Star Football game activities this weekend, a number of new members will be inducted into the Eight Man Hall of Fame. They include the following players and coaches. Kickoff of the football game between the East and West is set for…
Husker Women release Big Ten Schedule

Husker Women release Big Ten Schedule

The Nebraska women's basketball team will return to an 18-game regular-season conference schedule in 2021-22, the Huskers announced along with their Big Ten home, away and double-plays on Thursday, June 17. The Huskers, under the direction of sixth-year head coach Amy Williams, will face NCAA Elite Eight qualifier Indiana and…
Match Play Qualifying Completed

Match Play Qualifying Completed

GOTHENBURG (June 16, 2021) – It was more of the same for Lincoln's Nate Vontz on Wednesday at Wild Horse Golf Club in Gothenburg, as he separated himself from the field after Round Two of Stroke Play Qualifying for  the 54th Nebraska Match Play Championship. Vontz, a Creighton Bluejay senior,…
Schwellenbach Named John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year

Schwellenbach Named John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year

Lincoln - On Wednesday morning the College Baseball Foundation named Nebraska’s Spencer Schwellenbach as the 2021 recipient of the John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year Award. The award was started in 2010 and Schwellenbach is the first Husker to be honored with the trophy. Former Husker Jake Meyers was…
Hastings To Host High School Rodeo Finals

Hastings To Host High School Rodeo Finals

Hastings, Neb. (June 14, 2021) The entry list has been set for the Nebraska State High School Finals Rodeo, to be held in Hastings June 17-19 at the Adams County Fairgrounds. Over 150 high school rodeo athletes will compete in thirteen events. The top four competitors in each event at…
Huskers Announce Volleyball Schedule

Huskers Announce Volleyball Schedule

The Nebraska volleyball program and the Big Ten Conference announced the 2021 regular season schedule on Friday. The Huskers will begin the 2021 campaign on Aug. 27-28 by hosting Tulsa, Colgate and Kansas State in a tournament at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. The following weekend, the Big Red will welcome…
Six Selected for Nebraska Athletic Hall of Fame

Six Selected for Nebraska Athletic Hall of Fame

Six distinguished student-athletes make up the 2021 University of Nebraska Athletic Hall of Fame class, announced on Wednesday, June 9. The class includes Therese Alshammar (women’s swimming & diving, 1998-99), Jordan Burroughs (wrestling, 2007-11), Bob Cerv (baseball and men’s basketball, 1947-50), Kelsey Griffin (women’s basketball, 2006-10), Larry Jacobson (football, 1969-71)…
Anderson Tabbed Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball

Anderson Tabbed Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball

Lincoln – Max Anderson racked up another postseason award on Wednesday, as he was named a freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. It’s the third-straight season Nebraska has produced a freshman All-American, as Colby Gomes (NCBWA) was honored in 2019 and Leighton Banjoff (Collegiate Baseball) was picked in 2020. Anderson,…
Schwellenbach Named Golden Spikes Semifinalist

Schwellenbach Named Golden Spikes Semifinalist

Lincoln – Nebraska’s Spencer Schwellenbach was named one of 25 semifinalists for the Golden Spikes Award on Tuesday afternoon, announced by USA Baseball. Schwellenbach is the first Husker to be named a semifinalist for the award since Scott Schreiber in 2018. Alex Gordon is the program’s lone recipient of the…
Five Huskers Earn All-Tournament Honors at Fayetteville Regional

Five Huskers Earn All-Tournament Honors at Fayetteville Regional

2021 NCAA Fayetteville Regional All-Tournament Team MVP – Kevin Kopps, Arkansas C – Griffin Everitt, Nebraska 1B – Luke Roskam, Nebraska 2b – Robert Moore, Arkansas SS – Jalen Battles, Arkansas 3B – Brice Matthews, Nebraska OF – Matt Goodheart, Arkansas OF – Christian Franklin, Arkansas OF – Joe Acker,…