Offensive Dream Finish to Nebraska’s 2020 Recruiting Class
Nebraska is currently sitting with 13 known commitments for the 2020 recruiting class but the Huskers will need more to complete the class. What does a “dream finish” look like for Nebraska on offense? Recruiting analyst Greg Smith breaks it down.
Steady Progress, More Comfort Lead to Breakout Performance for Mills
With Wan'Dale Robinson in street clothes, Dedrick Mills had a breakout performance against one of the best run defenses in the Big Ten in Wisconsin last Saturday. Running backs coach Ryan Held said the focus now is making sure it wasn't a one-hit-wonder.
Robinson Leads the Way of New Faces for Nebraska Against Wisconsin
With two starters nursing injuries last Saturday, Nebraska had to turn to some new faces—including true freshman Ty Robinson—on the defensive line against Wisconsin.
On Nebraska’s Secondary and Dicaprio Bootle at Safety
We don’t talk enough about what the loss of Deontai Williams did to the defensive back room because Nebraska's secondary has been in a constant state of flux since his loss early in the season.
Conversations with Cook: 2020 In-State Recruits
Nebraska's 2020 recruits signed with the university last week, which means Coach John Cook is free to speak about them publicly. In this week's Conversations with Cook, he discussed Nebraska's two in-state recruits, Kalynn Meyer and Annika Evans.
Huskers’ Offense Still Searching for that Finishing Move
Saturday, against a good Wisconsin team, showed progress for Nebraska's offense. In a number of areas. It did not, though, show a finished product. Nebraska is still looking for its finishing move.
Newest Commit Henry Lutovsky ‘Loved Everything About Nebraska’
On Sunday Nebraska received its third commitment for the 2021 recruiting class when 3-star offensive lineman Henry Lutovsky committed to the Huskers. “I just loved everything about Nebraska," Lutovsky said. "I knew it was the place for me.”
JUCO LB Jamoi Hodge ‘Pretty Much Shocked’ by Nebraska Official Visit
Linebacker is a great need for Nebraska’s 2020 recruiting class. That's where junior college Jamoi Hodge comes in.
2021 LB Chris Paul Jr. Feels Family Vibe During Visit to Nebraska
Georgia continues to be a focal point for Nebraska’s recruiting efforts. That was shown again by having 2021 3-star linebacker Chris Paul Jr. in Lincoln for a visit over the weekend.
Nebraska Commits React to Wisconsin Weekend
The Huskers hosted several official visitors, commits and priority targets for future classes over the weekend. The game against Wisconsin did not go as Coach Scott Frost and his staff would have liked, yet progress was shown on the field.
Wasn’t Enough, But Huskers’ Run Game Is Something Worth Remembering
There was no reason to think Nebraska would come anywhere close to the numbers it had on the ground against Wisconsin. That, finally, might be something to build on going forward.
On Miles, and Inches, and a Frustratingly Small 37-21 Gap vs. Wisconsin
“It seems like we’re miles away and we are this close at the same time,” Scott Frost said at the podium after Nebraska's loss to Wisconsin.
Play of the Game: Adrian Martinez’s Second-Quarter Interception
We could highlight any of a number of plays here — in a 16-point loss, there is no one play that made the difference — but in this case, we’re choosing one to represent them all. This week’s Play of the Game is Adrian Martinez’s second-quarter interception.
Scott Frost, Nebraska and the Inevitable Grip of Time
Time is a funny thing. And it's something Scott Frost has been trying to figure out, especially when it comes to bringing Nebraska back to what it once was.
5 Thoughts on the Nebraska Class A Semifinal Games
Hail Varsity was on the scene in Millard on Friday night at Buell Stadium to check out the Class A semifinal double-header. Greg Smith offers five thoughts from all the action.
3 Thoughts from Nebraska’s 90-73 Win Over South Dakota State
Nebraska got its first win of the season. Finally. It took a bit longer than fans and players and coach Fred Hoiberg probably would have liked, but Nebraska is in the win column for the 2019-20 season.
Who Nebraska Has in Town for Wisconsin Matchup
This weekend has the potential to be a game changer for the Huskers with seven official visitors coming to town. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith has the list.
Big Red Recon: Class Defining Weekend on Tap for Huskers
Nebraska will host a large group of official visitors, current commits and 2021 targets this weekend. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith has the details.
Wisconsin’s Recruiting at a Glance
The Huskers and Badgers have crossed paths for some major battles recently. Let's take a look at how their 2020 class is unfolding.
Fixing Nebraska’s Defense Starts with Improved Communication
No matter the opponent, one thing Nebraska's defense can do each week is communicate. Turning around a slide in Big Ten play requires it.