Author Archives: Cole Stukenholtz

Minnesota Ground Game Mauls Nebraska

Minnesota Ground Game Mauls Nebraska

A game that otherwise could have been remembered as the first start of quarterback Noah Vedral’s career instead quickly became a stunning display of Minnesota’s running backs and offensive line, as they accumulated 322 yards and four rushing touchdowns, resulting in a dominating 34-7 win over Nebraska (4-3 overall, 2-2 B1G) on a cold, wet,…Read more »

Nebraska Natives Vedral, McCallum Deliver Clutch Victory

Nebraska Natives Vedral, McCallum Deliver Clutch Victory

A big throw from a transfer backup quarterback from Wahoo, and a game-winning field goal from a walk-on transfer safety turned fourth-string kicker from Norfolk. That’s how the 2019 edition of Nebraska (4-2 overall, 2-1 B1G) versus Northwestern (1-4, 0-3) ended Saturday in Memorial Stadium, with the Huskers on top 13-10.   Noah Vedral was…Read more »

Buckeyes Blow Out Nebraska in Primetime

Buckeyes Blow Out Nebraska in Primetime

Sometimes there are setbacks on the road to success. For Nebraska football fans, desperate for a winner, success may seem light years away after falling behind 38-0 in the first half. When the dust settled, the Huskers succumbed 48-7 to fifth-ranked Ohio State on Saturday night in Memorial Stadium. Adrian Martinez threw three first half…Read more »

University of Nebraska to Build New Football Facility

University of Nebraska to Build New Football Facility

The University of Nebraska Athletic Department announced their intention to construct a brand new, 350,000 square foot, $155 million athletic facility to the northeast of Memorial Stadium on Friday afternoon.   Slated for the space currently occupied by the Ed Weir Track, the North Stadium Expansion Project is tentatively scheduled to break ground next spring…Read more »

College Gameday Returns to Lincoln

College Gameday Returns to Lincoln

It is one of the most popular sports network’s most popular shows, and after 12 years, ESPN has brought their award-winning college football pregame show “College Gameday” back to Lincoln.   Constructed on Vine Street between Memorial Stadium and 14th Street, the massive set contains the standard news desk with room for the host, analysts,…Read more »

Huskers Earn Comeback Road Win

Huskers Earn Comeback Road Win

The Fighting Illini snatched the lead on the second offensive play of the game, one they would not relinquish to Nebraska for another 137 snaps across a seesaw football game in Champaign, Illinois. The Huskers (3-1, 1-0 B1G), at times in spite of themselves, escaped with a come-from-behind 42-38 win over Illinois (2-2, 0-1 B1G),…Read more »

Huskers Earn Feel-Good Victory

Huskers Earn Feel-Good Victory

With the first home night game beckoning, Nebraska players, coaches, and fans still had the sting from a late game collapse to Colorado last weekend fresh in their minds. That all seemed to melt away, at least a little, over the course of a feel-good 44-8 victory over Northern Illinois at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln…Read more »