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NEB WBB: Huskers to Face Loaded 18-Game Big Ten Schedule

Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comThe Big Ten officially announced its 2014-15 women's basketball schedule this evening on BTN Live. The schedule expands to 18 conference games this season. Women's Basketball Season Tickets are available now to new buyers at Huskers.com. Single-game tickets for the home game against Utah at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Nov. 23 are also available now at Huskers.com.Nebraska's full ... More>>

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NU MBB: Big Ten Schedule

Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comBig Ten Announces 2014-15 Conference ScheduleLincoln – Weekend matchups against Illinois, Michigan State, Iowa and Maryland at Pinnacle Bank Arena highlight the Huskers' 2014-15 Big Ten schedule, as the Big Ten Conference unveiled its complete conference slate Thursday evening on BTN Live. Nebraska, which finished fourth in the Big Ten with an 11-7 mark in 2013-14, will face a challe... More>>

NU Football: Huskers Start Preparations for FAU Video included

Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comHuskers Start Preparations for FAULincoln, Neb.- The Nebraska football team continued its third week of 2014 Fall Camp Thursday afternoon, as the Huskers practiced for just over an hour inside of the Hawks Championship Center and outside at the Ed and Joyanne Gass Practice Fields. Nebraska defensive coordinator John Papuchis spoke with media following practice, noting that the Huskers... More>>

NU MBB: Huskers Release 2014-15 Non-Conference Schedule

Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comHuskers Release 2014-15 Non-Conference ScheduleLincoln – Home matchups against a pair of NCAA Tournament teams, as well as a trip to Hawaii highlights Nebraska's 2014-15 non-conference schedule released Thursday.The Huskers, who return five starters from a team that went 19-13 and reached the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1998, will host seven non-conference games at Pinnac... More>>

NU Football: Huskers Shake Up Personnel on Wednesday

Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comHuskers Shake Up Personnel on Wednesday Lincoln, Neb.- The Nebraska football team continued its third week of the 2014 Fall Camp Wednesday afternoon, as the Huskers practiced for just under two hours inside the Hawks Championship Center.Nebraska Head Coach Bo Pelini spoke with media following practice, noting that Wednesday's practice was a good one, mainly because the Huskers mixed a... More>>

NU MBB: Farokhmanesh Hired as Graduate Assistant Manager

Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comFarokhmanesh Hired as Graduate Assistant ManagerLincoln - Tim Miles rounded out his basketball staff with the hiring of Ali Farokhmanesh (pronounced fuh-ROAK-muh-NESH) as a graduate assistant manager on Wednesday.“I'm fired up to have Ali part of our program,” said Miles, the 2014 Big Ten Coach of the Year. “He's had a distinguished career as a player and has a great mind for coaching... More>>

Webster Makes New Zealand FIBA World Cup Team

Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comSophomore Tai Webster survived the final round of cuts early Tuesday morning and was selected for the New Zealand National Team that will compete in this month's FIBA World Cup. Webster, who has started for New Zealand during its most recent training swing in Lithuania this week, has helped the team to a 7-3 record during its current overseas tour following Monday's loss to Greece. N... More>>

OSU's Braxton Miller Out for Season

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COLUMBUS, Ohio - According to ESPN, Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller will sit out the 2014 season with a shoulder injury.ESPN reports Miller had an MRI Tuesday confirming the injury.Miller had surgery on the same shoulder in the off-season.Many consideredthe senior dual-threat quarterback a Heisman Trophy candidate.Miller threw for more than 2,000 yards and 24 touchdowns in 2013. He also rushed for 12 more scores last season. More>>

Beck Pleased with QB Armstrong’s Play Video included

Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comThe Nebraska football team began its third week of the 2014 fall camp Monday afternoon, as the Huskers practiced for just under two hours at the Ed and Joyanne Gass Practice fields outside of the Hawks Championship Center.Nebraska offensive coordinator Tim Beck spoke with the media following practice, noting that he has seen some progress with the NU offense, but would like to see the team continue to progress going through the final week of fall camp.“I am p... More>>

Nebraska MBB: Andrew White III to Transfer to Nebraska

Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comPhoto Credits (University of Kansas Athletics)Andrew White III to Transfer to NebraskaLincoln – University of Nebraska Basketball Coach Tim Miles announced Monday that Andrew White III has transferred to the University of Nebraska and joined the Husker basketball program. White, who spent the previous two seasons at the University of Kansas, will sit out the 2014-15 season and have tw... More>>

Huskers Ranked No. 22 in Preseason AP Poll Video included

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Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comLINCOLN - The Associated Press released it's preseason top 25 college football teams Sunday.Nebraska comes in at No. 22. Three other Big Ten teams cracked the top 25: No. 5 Ohio State, No. 8 Michigan State and No. 14 Wisconsin.Here is the complete Preseason AP Poll: 1Florida State (57)0-02Alabama (1)0-03Oregon (1)0-04Oklahoma (1)0-05Ohio State0-06Auburn0-07UCLA0-08Michigan State0-09South Carolina0-010Baylor0-011Stanford0-012Georgia0-013LSU0-014Wisconsin0-015U... More>>

Bo Pelini Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Posted By: Sportssports@klkntv.comLINCOLN - Nebraska football coach Bo Pelini took the ice bucket challenge to raise awareness for ALS today.He challenges Ndamukong Suh, Larry the Cable Guy, Faux Pelini and all Lincoln head high school football coaches to do the same.Here's the video courtesy of the Nebraska Huskers Youtube page.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IWbVFc7rs_glist=UUMqWeJDl7yjblwPKVNo4XfA More>>

Huskers Finish Second Week of Fall Camp Video included

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Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team finished up its second full week of Fall Camp Saturday with a two-hour practice at the Ed and Joyanne Gass practice fields outside of the Hawks Championship Center.Nebraska Head Coach Bo Pelini met with the media following practice, mentioning that the team had a pretty solid second week of Fall Camp, but wou... More>>

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  • Huskers Look to Get Defense Up to Speed

    Huskers Look to Get Defense Up to Speed

    Friday, August 15 2014 8:59 PM EDT2014-08-16 00:59:39 GMT
    Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team continued its second full week of Fall Camp Friday evening with a 90-minute practice at the Ed and Joyanne Gass practice fields outside of the Hawks Championship Center.Nebraska defensive coordinator John Papuchis met with the media after practice, noting that the team has had a good week of practice, mentioning that the tempo has been improving since the start of Fall Camp. ...More >>
    Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team continued its second full week of Fall Camp Friday evening with a 90-minute practice at the Ed and Joyanne Gass practice fields outside of the Hawks Championship Center.Nebraska defensive coordinator John Papuchis met with the media after practice, noting that the team has had a good week of practice, mentioning that the tempo has been improving since the start of Fall Camp. ...More >>
  • Twelve Huskers To Earn Degrees Saturday

    Twelve Huskers To Earn Degrees Saturday

    Friday, August 15 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-08-15 22:26:28 GMT
    Lincoln - A total of 12 current and former Husker student-athletes across all sports will earn their undergraduate degrees from the University of Nebraska during commencement exercises on Saturday starting at 9 a.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena.Coach Bo Pelini's Nebraska football program provides more than half of the Husker graduates, as seven student-athl...More >>
    Lincoln - A total of 12 current and former Husker student-athletes across all sports will earn their undergraduate degrees from the University of Nebraska during commencement exercises on Saturday starting at 9 a.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena.Coach Bo Pelini's Nebraska football program provides more than half of the Husker graduates, as seven student-athl...More >>
  • Johnson Scores Hat Trick in Exhibition Victory

    Johnson Scores Hat Trick in Exhibition Victory

    Friday, August 15 2014 4:53 PM EDT2014-08-15 20:53:17 GMT
    Colorado Springs, Colo. – Sophomore forward Jaycie Johnson scored three goals to help No. 13 Nebraska to a 5-3 exhibition win over Colorado College at Stewart Field on Friday afternoon.Johnson's first goal came in the 15th minute as she slid past the Tigers' goalkeeper on the left side and put the ball in the back of an open net. Colorado College resp...More >>
    Colorado Springs, Colo. – Sophomore forward Jaycie Johnson scored three goals to help No. 13 Nebraska to a 5-3 exhibition win over Colorado College at Stewart Field on Friday afternoon.Johnson's first goal came in the 15th minute as she slid past the Tigers' goalkeeper on the left side and put the ball in the back of an open net. Colorado College resp...More >>
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    Brett Edwards

    Brett Edwards

    Like most youngsters, Brett Edwards spent a lot of time in the backyard of his home town of Vinton, Iowa playing sports.
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    Like most youngsters, Brett Edwards spent a lot of time in the backyard of his home town of Vinton, Iowa playing sports.   His passion for sports lead him to Wayne State College in Nebraska, where he played quarterback for the Wildcats.More >>
  • Peter Terpstra

    Peter Terpstra

    Peter grew up in Jefferson City, MO. He became interested in sports at an early age and remembers spending a good deal of his childhood and adolescence traveling the state to wrestling tournaments. BecauseMore >>
    Peter grew up in Jefferson City, MO. He became interested in sports at an early age and remembers spending a good deal of his childhood and adolescence traveling the state to wrestling tournaments.More >>
  • Andrew Ward

    Andrew Ward

    Andrew grew up in Robins, Iowa. and graduated from the University of Nebraska LincolnMore >>
    Andrew grew up in Robins, Iowa. and graduated from the University of Nebraska LincolnMore >>
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