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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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With the Help of Kissinger, the Huskers are on the Verge of a Win Streak

With the Help of Kissinger, the Huskers are on the Verge of a Win Streak

(Photo by Kenny Larabee) “I mean, I think it looks pretty good.” Taylor Kissinger’s comment prompted abrupt laughter from her teammate, freshman Ashtyn Veerbeek, at Tuesday’s pre-Northwestern press conference. The sophomore was referring to her unconventional shooting method. “I think a lot of people (say) I ‘cock it and lock it.’ That I just wind…

Huskers Land Walk-On Commitment From Kearney QB

Huskers Land Walk-On Commitment From Kearney QB

Brayden Miller, a quarterback from Kearney High School, committed to Nebraska Tuesday morning. Miller is now the 20th walk-on of the 2019 class. In his senior season, the 6-foot-1 prospect threw for 1,371 yards in nine games. He also threw 15 touchdown passes and 12 interceptions. Miller plays basketball for the Bearcats as well, averaging…

Rundown at the RAC – Huskers fall to Rutgers 76 to 69

Rundown at the RAC – Huskers fall to Rutgers 76 to 69

(Photo by Kenny Larabee) Shield your eyes, Husker fans. This one was ugly. The Huskers could not finish off the Scarlet Knights in Piscataway, falling to Rutgers 76 to 69. The body language said it all. Lots of slumped shoulders and eyes cast down at the floor from Nebraska’s players, who’ve just lost a gimme…

Lincoln Native, Former Huskers will Play Integral Roles in Super Bowl LIII

Lincoln Native, Former Huskers will Play Integral Roles in Super Bowl LIII

Rams placekicker Greg Zuerlein used his leg. For Patriots running back Rex Burkhead, it was his legs. Los Angeles defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh used his arms, spiraling New Orleans’s Drew Brees into the turf on Sunday. Also, Zac Taylor guided his protégée, Jared Goff, to his first Super Bowl. Three former Huskers and one Lincoln…

Huskers set to Meet Rutgers at the RAC

Huskers set to Meet Rutgers at the RAC

It might not technically be a must win game for head coach Tim Miles and his Huskers, but it’s the next closest thing. The Rutgers Scarlet Knights have just one win in the conference, however, it did come against a then ranked Ohio State squad earlier this month. For Miles, that’s just Big 10 basketball…

Placekicker Cole Frahm set to Transfer to SDSU

Placekicker Cole Frahm set to Transfer to SDSU

Placekicker Cole Frahm announced via Twitter that he would be transferring to South Dakota State on Sunday. The sophomore spent 2018 as backup to Barret Pickering. Frahm joined Nebraska in 2017, where he took a redshirt year. He did not appear in any games this past season. The Omaha Burke product made 26 of his…

Four Star DB Noa Pola-Gates Makes it Official – He’s all “N”

Four Star DB Noa Pola-Gates Makes it Official – He’s all “N”

Noa Pola-Gates, a safety from Williams Field High School in Arizona, announced during the Polynesian Bowl in Hawaii that he would be attending Nebraska in 2019. Pola-Gates signed his Letter of Intent back on December 19th, but wanted to wait until the Polynesian Bowl to make his decision public. His senior season, Pola-Gates led his…

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.…

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