Jacob Padilla touched on the Oklahoma-Nebraska rivalry, Scott Frost and the Florida coaching search and a new recruiting rule in this week’s column.
With four freshmen in the starting lineup, No. 6 Nebraska fell at No. 16 Stanford 3-1 on Tuesday night for the Huskers’ second straight loss.
Adrian Martinez has gotten off to a good start, but his quarterbacks coach, Mario Verduzco, is only focused on what he’s going to do next.
No. 6 Nebraska is gearing up for its third straight top-20 opponent and first true road test as the Huskers will face No. 16 Stanford on Tuesday.
The Huskers went 1-1 this week against a pair of top-20 opponents and Jacob Padilla opened up his notebook to discuss the team’s successes and struggles.
The Huskers had two match points in the third set Saturday night but failed to capitalize and Utah made them pay, rallying to win in five.
On a day filled with big plays and strong overall defense by the Huskers, Luke Reimer’s interception stood out.
Elkhorn ruined Waverly’s Homecoming game with a 14-13 come-from-behind win on Friday night, and Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on the game.
After sweeping Creighton, the Huskers are looking to carry over their defensive energy and execution against Dani Drews and Utah on Saturday.
No. 3 Nebraska swept No. 19 Creighton at CHI Health Center Omaha on Wednesday behind a dominant defensive effort.