Big Red Recon: Intriguing Camp Battle and Early Evaluation Wins
We are on the brink of spring football for the Huskers. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith has things to watch and more from inside the program in the latest Big Red Recon.
Pass-Catchers Already on Huskers’ Roster to Watch Closely this Spring
While the natural reaction to news Nebraska's JD Spielman was briefly stepping away from the team was to look outward for replacements, here's a look at guys already on the roster who could stand to benefit from increased reps during spring ball.
5 Thoughts on the A-4 District Final
Tuesday was the final night of district action and Omaha Westside punched its ticket to the state tournament on its home court, pulling away from Papillion-La Vista for a 73-60 win. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on the game.
5 Thoughts on the A-6 District Final
For the second time this season the showdown between Omaha Creighton Prep and Grand Island needed an extra four minutes to determine a winner. This time, however, the Junior Jays came out on top and punched their ticket to state with a 64-60 overtime win. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on the game.
PBA Postmortem: Huskers Finish 5-11 at the Vault
Fred Hoiberg's first season at Pinnacle Bank Arena wrapped up on Sunday evening with Nebraska's overtime loss to Northwestern on Senior Day. It did not go well.
Who Could Come, Why Won’t Guys Stay: Nebraska’s Ever-Changing WR Room
Wide receiver depth was a stated issue for Nebraska's staff when it started ahead of the 2018 season. Two years later, the Huskers could enter the 2020 season with just eight scholarship receivers.
3 Thoughts from Nebraska’s 81-76 OT Loss to Northwestern
Nebraska looked like it might end a long losing streak, but couldn't close the deal late. Staff writer Derek Peterson offers three takeaways from an overtime loss to Northwestern.
Thoughts on a Busy Day in Nebraska High School District Play
Saturday was a busy day of high school hoops with district semifinals and finals taking place all over the state. Jacob Padilla bounced around from Omaha to Wahoo to Papillion to take in three of the games and offered his thoughts on how they played out.
Q&A on New Husker Commit Kobe King
Nebraska landed a new transfer commit in former Wisconsin guard Kobe King on Wednesday. To get some background on the 6-foot-4 shooting guard and former Mr. Basketball in the state of Wisconsin, Hail Varsity reached out to friend of site Jake Kocorowski from AllBadgers for a quick Q&A.
JUCO CB De’Jahn Warren Thankful Recruitment is Taking Off
There are few prospects garnering more attention nationally right now than Lackawanna cornerback De'Jahn Warren. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith caught up with him to get the latest on his interest in Nebraska and more.
Big Red Recon: Defensive Line Questions Are Huge Key For 2020
The dead period for recruiting will be ending soon and spring football is just around the corner. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith gets you caught up with the latest on the trail for Nebraska.
3 Thoughts from Nebraska’s 75-54 Loss to Ohio State
Staff writer Derek Peterson runs through a few things that were on his mind during the course of a Nebraska-Ohio State matchup that was never really competitive.
5 Thoughts on Omaha Central at Omaha Westside
The Omaha Central Eagles are flying high into the postseason, following up their big win at Millard North on Friday with a come-from-behind 79-77 win at Omaha Westside on Saturday, securing the No. 3 overall seed heading into district play. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on how it played out.
5 Thoughts on Omaha Creighton Prep at Papillion-La Vista South
After a back-and-forth first quarter, Papillion-La Vista South controlled the action for the last three periods and turned a competitive game into a blowout in the fourth as the Titans pulled away for a big 75-52 win on Senior Night. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on the game.
Big Red Recon: Strategy Forming For Husker Summer Official Visits?
The Huskers are making progress as they move towards hosting visitors again. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith has the latest information in this edition of Big Red Recon.
A Memory-Making Moment for the Hoibergs
"The right thing to do" for Tom Izzo led to a special moment for the Hoiberg family during Thursday's game between Michigan State and Nebraska at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
3 Thoughts From Nebraska’s 86-65 Loss to Michigan State
Nebraska, now 7-19 on the season and 2-13 in conference play, lost to Michigan State by 21 points Thursday night, 86-65.
5 Thoughts on Lincoln North Star at Millard North
On Tuesday night, a sold-out Stable played host to a showdown between Millard North and Lincoln North Star. The Mustangs built up a big lead early in the fourth quarter and survived a furious Gator rally late to pick up a 69-67 win. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on the game.
Numbers, Offensive Wrinkles From Nebraska’s New Starting Five
Nebraska's new starting five hasn't actually accomplished much, but it hasn't been all bad.
2021 QB Peter Costelli Has Visit Plans, Decision Timeline in Mind
Quarterback recruiting is always fun to track. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith caught up with Peter Costelli, a top 2021 target, to see where he stands with the Huskers.