Nebraska falls apart in second half against Iowa to finish with worst record in 56 years

LINCOLN — In what was likely the final game of the Mike Riley era, the Huskers were upended by Iowa 56-14 at home. Nebraska finishes its 2017 season 4-8, its worst record since 1961. ... Read More

Husker notes: Another Antler success story; One more time for David Knevel and more

LINCOLN — Nebraska senior captain and inside linebacker Chris Weber is the latest in a line of Elkhorn High School graduates who joined NU’s team as walk-ons and earned scholarships by their final seasons. Spencer Long, Jake Long, Trevor Roac... Read More

Iowa notes: Hawkeyes still have plenty of motivation; Ready for Nebraska and more

Iowa started the month with a shocking 55-24 rout of No. 3 Ohio State. It followed with disappointing losses to Wisconsin (38-14) and Purdue (24-15). With one game left in their regular season, the Hawkeyes (6-5, 3-5 Big Ten) are aiming ... Read More

John Cook hopes team gets point that big-picture talk can wait

LINCOLN — There’s a lot riding on the final week of Kelly Hunter’s final regular season. NU’s senior setter knows a basket of accolades and postseason implications are tugging against Nebraska’s “point by point” mentality. ... Read More

Pride and going out the right way motivating Huskers’ veteran players

LINCOLN — Chris Weber paused. This Nebraska senior class really has been through quite the journey. Most current seniors were on the team when coach Bo Pelini was fired in November 2014. They knew punter Sam Foltz and grieved his death... Read More

Bill Moos has met with the Big Ten to help make Iowa permanent Black Friday opponent

Athletic Director Bill Moos believes Nebraska needs a rival, and he wants it to be Iowa. On the nightly radio show on the Husker Sports Network Monday evening, Moos said he has already met with the Big Ten to try and make Iowa the permanent Black ... Read More

Jays get first win in Lincoln since 1993 as small lineup causes fits

LINCOLN — Ask Creighton coach Jim Flanery about his team’s last road win against Nebraska, and he is quick to rattle off some impressive stats from the 1993 contest. Flanery, in his second year in his second stint as an assistant at ... Read More

Nebraska men's basketball builds big first-half leads, bounces back with win over North Dakota

LINCOLN — Nine months ago, Isaac Copeland underwent major back surgery. Eleven months ago, Anton Gill went under the knife for a serious knee injury. On Sunday, Nebraska’s touted transfers from Georgetown and Louisville offe... Read More

Saquon Barkley reignites Heisman Trophy campaign as Penn State offense 'snowballs' past Husker defense

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Nebraska’s hopes didn’t end the first time Saquon Barkley sped through defenders Saturday afternoon. But it was a sign that the Penn State running back’s Heisman Trophy campaign was about to be in full revival. ... Read More

Nebraska volleyball extends winning streak to 11 with sweep of Maryland

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Maryland’s hot start threw some early trouble at No. 5 Nebraska, but after the Huskers weathered the initial storm, it was smooth sailing the rest of the way in NU’s 11th straight win. Annika Albrecht and Mika... Read More

Nebraska wrestling pulls away from Wyoming for first dual win

LINCOLN — Nebraska won six of the last seven matches as the 15th-ranked Huskers opened their dual season with a 25-10 win over Wyoming on Friday night at the Devaney Center. Those wins included a pair of victories over nationally ranke... Read More