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Big Red Buzz: 'The mortgage is due for Nebraska'
Big Red Buzz: 'The mortgage is due for Nebraska'

Analyst says quarterback accuracy could yield yards after catch for Nebraska receivers

1983's uniforms are...back? Huskers announce alternate threads

1983's uniforms are...back? Huskers announce alternate threads

The Huskers football team will be sporting new attire during one of their games this season. 

NU Notes: Huskers Close Exhibition Play with 2-0 Shutout

NU Notes: Huskers Close Exhibition Play with 2-0 Shutout

In its final exhibition game of the year, the Nebraska soccer team defeated Tulsa 2-0 on Thursday night at Hibner Stadium in front of 700 fans. 

Frost Talks Offensive Improvement, Prep for Ireland

Frost Talks Offensive Improvement, Prep for Ireland

Nebraska head coach Scott Frost met with members of the media following Saturday's practice. Frost addressed the improvement of several offensive position groups as the Huskers prep for their trip to Ireland.

Mathis, Thompson Ranked Among Nation's Top Newcomers

Mathis, Thompson Ranked Among Nation's Top Newcomers

Nebraska's Ochaun Mathis and Casey Thompson were each ranked among the top 15 newcomers for the 2022 college football season by ESPN this week.

Whipple Discusses Importance of Quarterback Leadership

Whipple Discusses Importance of Quarterback Leadership

Nebraska offensive coordinator Mark Whipple met with members of the media following day 12 of fall camp Wednesday. Whipple addressed the energy struggles the team faced at practice.

AP sources: ESPN out of Big Ten TV rights negotiations

AP sources: ESPN out of Big Ten TV rights negotiations

The Big Ten's next television contracts will not include a deal with ESPN.

Chinander Comments on Defensive Progression on Day 10 of Fall Camp

Chinander Comments on Defensive Progression on Day 10 of Fall Camp

Nebraska defensive coordinator Erik Chinander met with members of the media following day 10 of fall camp Monday.

NU Notes: Frost Discusses Progress on Day Eight of Fall Camp

NU Notes: Frost Discusses Progress on Day Eight of Fall Camp

Nebraska Head Coach Scott Frost met with members of the media following day eight of fall camp Friday.

Busch Discusses Special Teams on Day Seven of Fall Camp

Busch Discusses Special Teams on Day Seven of Fall Camp

Nebraska special teams coordinator Bill Busch met with members of the media following day seven of fall camp Thursday.

Nebraska Announces Long-Term Commitment to Red Carpet Experience Through Endowment Gift

Nebraska Announces Long-Term Commitment to Red Carpet Experience Through Endowment Gift

Nebraska Athletics announced on Tuesday that the Red Carpet Experience will continue in the 2022-23 athletic season and well into the future.  

Nebraska Track and Field Head Coach Gary Pepin Announces Retirement

Nebraska Track and Field Head Coach Gary Pepin Announces Retirement

Nebraska Head Track and Field Coach Gary Pepin, the leader of the Husker program for 42 years, announced his retirement on Thursday, bringing to a close one of the most successful coaching careers in collegiate track and field history.

NU Notes: Whipple Talks Offense on Day Five of Fall Camp

NU Notes: Whipple Talks Offense on Day Five of Fall Camp

Nebraska offensive coordinator Mark Whipple met with members of the media following day five of fall camp Monday.

Former Husker football player delivers 'Look Like Somebody' message

Former Husker football player delivers 'Look Like Somebody' message

Former receiver, Ricky Simmons, makes a stop at UNL premiering his full-feature documentary - 'Look Like Somebody.'

Chinander Discusses Defense on Day Three of Fall Camp

Chinander Discusses Defense on Day Three of Fall Camp

Nebraska defensive coordinator Erik Chinander met with members of the media following day three of fall camp Friday.

NU Notes: Huskers Set for First B1G Volleyball Media Days

NU Notes: Huskers Set for First B1G Volleyball Media Days

Nebraska volleyball head coach John Cook, along with seniors Kenzie Knuckles and Madi Kubik, will represent the Huskers at the inaugural Big Ten Volleyball Media Days on Monday at the Big Ten Network Headquarters in Chicago.

All-American Caffey enters transfer portal ahead of her seventh collegiate season

All-American Caffey enters transfer portal ahead of her seventh collegiate season

Nebraska Volleyball Head Coach John Cook confirmed Thursday night that middle blocker Kayla Caffey, who was granted an NCAA waiver in the spring for a seventh season of college eligibility, has entered the transfer portal.

Former Husker Alvarez talks CFP, Big Ten expansion

Former Husker Alvarez talks CFP, Big Ten expansion

College football legend Barry Alvarez may not officially have a full-time job in the industry anymore, but that doesn't mean he didn't have thoughts on a number of topics at Big Ten Media Days.

Schiano praises Nebraska native Vedral as 'the ultimate competitor'

Schiano praises Nebraska native Vedral as 'the ultimate competitor'

Rutgers coach Greg Schiano talked Nebraska native Noah Vedral and the Big Ten's addition of UCLA and USC during the conference's Media Days on Wednesday.

Expectations remain high for 'edgy' Ohio State

Expectations remain high for 'edgy' Ohio State

The goals remain lofty for one of college football's most successful programs, even after a year during which Ohio State lost to rival Michigan and failed to reach the Big Ten title game for the first time since 2016.

Harbaugh says Michigan has continued to 'attack' since end of last season

Harbaugh says Michigan has continued to 'attack' since end of last season

After a breakthrough season in 2021, Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh says his team is not letting off the gas pedal.

'Love of the game': Ferentz preaches unity, expresses concerns about college football

'Love of the game': Ferentz preaches unity, expresses concerns about college football

The longest tenured coach in college football said Tuesday that he's concerned about the current trajectory of his sport.

Day Two of Big Ten Media Days underway in Indianapolis

Day Two of Big Ten Media Days underway in Indianapolis

Day two of Big Ten Media Days gets underway Wednesday morning at Lucas Oil Stadium.

NU Notes: Huskers to Face Oklahoma on Thanksgiving

NU Notes: Huskers to Face Oklahoma on Thanksgiving

One of Thanksgiving's traditional matchups moves to the hardwood this November, as Nebraska will face Oklahoma in the opening round of the ESPN Events Invitational.

Big Ten commissioner talks expansion, business

Big Ten commissioner talks expansion, business

Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren is making it clear at Big Ten Media Days that the conference plans to be bold whether that pertains to expansion, NIL, or media rights.

'Going to be pressure to win': Frost, Huskers address media in Indianapolis

'Going to be pressure to win': Frost, Huskers address media in Indianapolis

With Nebraska's schedule starting a week earlier than most teams, the Huskers start fall training this week. That means the Nebraska contingent is departing Big Ten Football Media Days earlier, as well.

Huskers to face Oklahoma on Thanksgiving at ESPN Events Invitational

Huskers to face Oklahoma on Thanksgiving at ESPN Events Invitational

One of Thanksgiving's traditional matchups moves to the hardwood this November, as Nebraska will face Oklahoma in the opening round of the ESPN Events Invitational.

Huskers aim to 'put it all together' in crucial season

Huskers aim to 'put it all together' in crucial season

The Nebraska football coaches and players aren’t shying away from saying there’s a chip on their shoulder.

'Taking the reins': Huskers talk locker room leadership

'Taking the reins': Huskers talk locker room leadership

If Nebraska hopes to break its string of five straight losing seasons, leadership will be a necessary component. Scott Frost and his players acknowledged as much during Big Ten Media Days on Tuesday.

Frost, Vokolek discuss head man's new role in offense

Frost, Vokolek discuss head man's new role in offense

For the first time in the Scott Frost era, the former quarterback won't be the one calling the plays on offense.

United adds new flights for Husker away games this fall

United adds new flights for Husker away games this fall

A major airline is expanding travel with Nebraska football fans in mind.

Mathis named to Nagurski Trophy watch list

Mathis named to Nagurski Trophy watch list

Nebraska edge rusher Ochaun Mathis was one of 85 players nationally named to the Bronko Nagurski Trophy watch list announced Tuesday.

NU Notes: Huskers Set for Big Ten Media Day, Fan Day on Tuesday

NU Notes: Huskers Set for Big Ten Media Day, Fan Day on Tuesday

Tuesday marks the unofficial kickoff to the 2022 Nebraska football season.

Huskers announce non-conference schedule

Huskers announce non-conference schedule

Three road trips against power conference foes and a trip to Orlando highlight Nebraska’s 2022-23 non-conference schedule released Monday afternoon.

Reimer named to Butkus watch list

Reimer named to Butkus watch list

Nebraska linebacker Luke Reimer was tabbed for the preseason Butkus Award watch list Monday morning.

Mendelson, U.S. U19 Team Win Gold at Pan American Cup

Mendelson, U.S. U19 Team Win Gold at Pan American Cup

Nebraska freshman middle blocker Maggie Mendelson and the U.S. Girls' U19 National Team won the gold medal at the Pan American Cup in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Saturday.

Huskers Announce Schedule Changes

Huskers Announce Schedule Changes

Two date changes have been made to the original 2022 Nebraska volleyball schedule released on June 14.

Husker incoming freshman earns national honor

Husker incoming freshman earns national honor

Incoming Nebraska bowling freshman Kathryn Bowman received a major honor on Friday, as she was named captain of the Dexter High School All-American Team for the 2021-22 season.

NCN to cover Big Ten Media Days on TV and radio

NCN to cover Big Ten Media Days on TV and radio

The countdown to the Nebraska football season starts with Big Ten Media days and the News Channel Nebraska sports team will be there to cover it.

NU Notes: Huskers Set to Tip Season with Omaha

NU Notes: Huskers Set to Tip Season with Omaha

The Nebraska women's basketball team will tip off its 2022-23 regular-season schedule by taking on Omaha at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Monday, Nov. 7.

Tominaga Helps Japan to Asia Cup Quarterfinals

Tominaga Helps Japan to Asia Cup Quarterfinals

Tominaga Helps Japan to Asia Cup Quarterfinals

College softball all-stars give back to community

College softball all-stars give back to community

The Strike Zone in Omaha has pieced together a special type of softball camp.

NU Notes: Nebraska Football Fan Day Information

NU Notes: Nebraska Football Fan Day Information

The Nebraska football program is set to welcome fans to Memorial Stadium next week for the 2022 Nebraska Football Fan Day. 

Anderson named Cape Cod League All-Star

Anderson named Cape Cod League All-Star

Max Anderson has been named a Cape Cod League All-Star for the second consecutive summer, following a vote of the league managers.

Johansson places 12th at World Championships

Johansson places 12th at World Championships

Nebraska freshman thrower Axelina Johansson placed 12th in the women's shot put at the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, Oregon, on Saturday night.

Husker notes: Johansson Qualifies for World Championships Final

Husker notes: Johansson Qualifies for World Championships Final

Nebraska track and field thrower Axelina Johansson qualified for the World Athletics Championships shot put final after a new personal best in Eugene, Ore., on Friday night.

Richie Incognito retires after turbulent 15-year NFL career

Richie Incognito retires after turbulent 15-year NFL career

After a turbulent 15-year NFL career, guard Richie Incognito has retired.

Family, friends, community dedicate Sam Foltz Memorial Highway

Family, friends, community dedicate Sam Foltz Memorial Highway

The road that once took Sam Foltz home, now bears his name.

Mic’d Up: Nebraska’s Allison Weidner, Grand Island youth camp

Mic’d Up: Nebraska’s Allison Weidner, Grand Island youth camp

Nebraska sophomore guard Allison Weidner wears a microphone while helping at a free youth camp in Grand Island.

NU Notes: Bond Earns Silver at World Games

NU Notes: Bond Earns Silver at World Games

Former Nebraska bowler and current Husker bowling assistant coach Julia Bond took home a silver medal in doubles competition at the 2022 World Games in Birmingham, Ala., Monday evening.

Tominaga to play in FIBA Asia Cup

Tominaga to play in FIBA Asia Cup

Husker guard Keisei Tominaga has been selected to represent his native Japan in the 2022 FIBA Asia Cup which begins Tuesday in Jakarta, Indonesia.

NU Notes: Huskers to Face Hokies in ACC/B1G

NU Notes: Huskers to Face Hokies in ACC/B1G

The Nebraska women's basketball team will travel to Virginia Tech for the second time in seven seasons to battle the Hokies in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Thursday, Dec. 1.

Fonoti, Amukamara among Nebraska Football HOF inductees

Fonoti, Amukamara among Nebraska Football HOF inductees

Toniu Fonoti, Prince Amukamara and Bruce Pickens are among six former Nebraska Cornhuskers who will be inducted into the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame in September.

Caron Selected to Northwoods League All-Star Game

Caron Selected to Northwoods League All-Star Game

Josh Caron has been chosen to represent the Great Lakes Division in the Northwoods League All-Star Game on Tuesday, July 19 at Witter Field in Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., with first pitch scheduled for 7 p.m.

Four Huskers in NBA Summer Leagues

Four Huskers in NBA Summer Leagues

Nebraska basketball will have a strong presence in the 2022 NBA Summer Leagues, as a quartet of former Huskers will be in action over the next two weeks in Salt Lake City in Las Vegas.

Tommy Named Director of Player Development

Tommy Named Director of Player Development

Nebraska men's basketball coach Fred Hoiberg announced the hiring of Emmanuel Tommy as Director of Player Development for the Husker basketball program.

McGowens Signs with LA Clippers for Summer League

McGowens Signs with LA Clippers for Summer League

Former Husker Trey McGowens will begin his professional career next week, as he was signed by the Los Angeles Clippers for the 2022 NBA2K23 Summer League in Last Vegas.

Conference realignment makes another seismic shift

Conference realignment makes another seismic shift

Conference realignment in college sports has been going on since 1984, when the Supreme Court invalidated the NCAA’s national television contract for football.

Huskers will travel to New York for Gavitt Tipoff Games

Huskers will travel to New York for Gavitt Tipoff Games

Nebraska will travel to the Big Apple for the 2022 edition of the Gavitt Tipoff Games, as the Huskers will face St. John’s.

Nebraska Statement About Big Ten Expansion

Nebraska Statement About Big Ten Expansion

The Big Ten Conference Council of Presidents and Chancellors voted unanimously on Thursday to admit the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and the University of Southern California (USC) to the Big Ten Conference effective August 2, 2024.

Big Ten votes to add USC, UCLA as members starting in 2024

Big Ten votes to add USC, UCLA as members starting in 2024

Nebraska is no longer the westernmost team in the Big Ten.

Tominaga to debut for Japan national team

Tominaga to debut for Japan national team

One year later after playing in the Tokyo Olympics in 3x3 basketball, Nebraska rising junior Keisei Tominaga will make senior national team debut next week.

Red-White Tickets on Sale Tuesday

Red-White Tickets on Sale Tuesday

Tickets to Nebraska volleyball's annual Red-White Scrimmage will go on sale Tuesday, June 28 at 10 a.m. (CT).

NU Notes: Zorn-Hudson to Join U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame

NU Notes: Zorn-Hudson to Join U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame

Former Nebraska swimmer Trischa Zorn-Hudson has earned induction into the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame, Class of 2022, as announced by the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee.

UNC-Indiana, Ohio State-Duke headline ACC/Big 10 Challenge

UNC-Indiana, Ohio State-Duke headline ACC/Big 10 Challenge

National runner-up North Carolina will play at Indiana in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Nov. 30.