It was Nebraska’s first match against a ranked Big Ten team, and the Huskers were up to the challenge. So much for that losing streak.
“I’m just here to make sure that this program gets back on track before I leave,” she said, citing NU's two-year absence in the Final Four.
They tell their stories of hostile environments with us, and take some trips down Memorial Stadium memory lane.
Joe Jurevicius, a former NFL receiver, played volleyball in the offseason. “He was pretty intense about it,” his Husker commit daughter says.
Nebraska opens Big Ten Tournament play at 10 a.m. Thursday against Penn State.
NU has won four games in a row, six of its last seven, and 13 of its last 15 games to improve to 18-6 and stay atop the Big Ten standings.
NU scored five runs in the eighth inning to break a 2-2 tie and beat Penn State 8-2 Friday night in University Park, Pennsylvania.
Sun and Stivrins have said in previous interviews that they haven’t made a final decision about next season.
Nebraska was set to welcome about 2,400 spectators for each match in its first opportunity to host fans this season.
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The UW men’s basketball team, which didn’t get a postseason a year ago, wasn’t about to apologize for starting this one with a closer-than-it-had-to-be victory over Penn State in the Big Ten tournament.
Nebraska saw Year 2 of the Hoiberg era end in an avalanche of fouls and turnovers. In a way, it was a good microcosm of the entire season.
Nebraska is the the biggest longshot of Power Five schools to win their conference tournament. But a game or two? That's more attainable.
Nebraska coach Fred Hoiberg envisions a day when Big Ten tournaments aren’t the end of the line, but an exciting stop on the way to the NCAA tournament. “That’s what this time of year is all about.”
Dirk Chatelain expects Nebraska basketball to be in better shape next season.
Check out more photos from Nebraska basketball's final home game of the season as the Huskers take on Rutgers.
Teddy Allen scored 41 points — including a school-record 28-point first half — in one of the best all-around performances by a Husker.
The play of Derrick Walker and Teddy Allen helped the Huskers snap their 26-game Big Ten losing streak on Sunday.
The Nebraska volleyball team finally knows its path to Omaha.
In Monday's episode, Adam explores Nebraska's offense and what the Huskers need to do to improve for 2021. How does NU generate dynamic plays …
Saturday will have no precedent as Nebraska becomes the final Big Ten team to play at home in the year of the pandemic. No smell of Runzas and no roar as the Blackshirts line up for a key third-down play.
Scott Frost offered no clues as to who will start at quarterback for the Huskers.