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Gary Sharp Named Nebraska Sportscaster Of The Year

Gary Sharp Named Nebraska Sportscaster Of The Year

Gary Sharp, co-host of “Sharp & Benning in the Morning” on NRG Media’s 1620 The Zone (KOZN Omaha) has been named Nebraska Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sports Media Association. This was Sharp’s first time winning the state award.  In all, there were 41 first-time winners of the state awards; two more than…

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Huskers Have Home Win Streak Snapped by Spartans

Huskers Have Home Win Streak Snapped by Spartans

With their 70 to 64 loss Thursday night, Nebraska’s 20 game winning streak at home has come to a close, which was tied for the longest in program history. The Huskers began the game on a strong foot, generating a turnover and finding a basket at the rim by feeding Isaiah Roby in the paint.…

“Something’s Got to Give” in Big 10 Battle with Michigan State

“Something’s Got to Give” in Big 10 Battle with Michigan State

Michigan State has won 18 straight regular season Big 10 games while Nebraska is in the midst of a 20 consecutive home game win streak. “I don’t think there’s another game like this in the country this week,” Husker head coach Tim Miles said. “It’s a pretty remarkable run from both teams, and one of…

JUCO Running Back Dedrick Mills Signs for Nebraska

JUCO Running Back Dedrick Mills Signs for Nebraska

On the last day students could sign up for classes, Dedrick Mills has signed to officially become a Husker on Monday. The running back, who played for Garden City (Kansas) Community College last year, was expected to sign on National Signing Day back in December. However, Mills had to appear in court on that day,…

Huskers Dialed in for Test Against Big 10 Blue Blood

Huskers Dialed in for Test Against Big 10 Blue Blood

With the Indiana Hoosiers game on the horizon, the Husker’s hopes to win their first conference road game may have to be put on hold. The win against Penn State, although certainly promising for Tim Miles’s squad, is hardly a guarantee of success heading into Monday’s matchup against the Hoosiers in Assembly Hall. “It’s an…

Huskers Grind Out Victory Against Penn State, 70-64

Huskers Grind Out Victory Against Penn State, 70-64

Nebraska is now 12-4 on the season and 2-3 in the Big 10 after the Huskers held on to defeat the Penn State Nittany Lions, 70-64. It was a sloppy start for Nebraska. Midway through the first, they had already turned the ball over five times, helping the Nittany Lions to a five point lead…

Palmer Named to Pair of Midseason Award Watch Lists

Palmer Named to Pair of Midseason Award Watch Lists

James Palmer Jr. has been named to a pair of awards watch lists, the John Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 and the Lute Olson Award Watch List. The 6-foot-6 senior from Upper Marlboro, Maryland is averaging just over 20 points and 1.5 steals per game. According to a press release, Palmer is the first player…

For The Nebraska Basketball Team, There Really is No Place Like Home

For The Nebraska Basketball Team, There Really is No Place Like Home

Not since Dorothy returned to Kansas in The Wizard of Oz has someone been so happy to come back home. Not only is Tim Miles’s squad is coming off consecutive conference road losses, but if they were to take down Penn State on Thursday, it’ll be their 20th straight home win, which would tie a…

Adrian Martinez Named to 2018 FWAA Freshman All-America Team

Adrian Martinez Named to 2018 FWAA Freshman All-America Team

Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez is one of 32 players who have been named to the Football Writers Association of America’s 2018 Freshman All-America Team, joining Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence. This past season, the true freshman threw for 2,617 yards and 17 touchdowns. On the ground, he rushed for 629 yards and scored eight touchdowns. The…

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