Derek Peterson
Staff Writer
Derek is a newbie on the Hail Varsity staff covering Husker athletics. In college, he was best known as 'that guy from Twitter.' He has covered a Sugar Bowl, a tennis national championship and almost everything in between (except an NCAA men's basketball tournament game... *tears*). In his spare time, he can be found arguing with literally anyone about sports.
They Said It: Nebraska 66, Indiana 57
Notable quotes from the Huskers following their 21st win of the season.
WATCH: Tim Miles Makes Nebraska's Tournament Case
The Huskers broke down what went right following a 66-57 win over Indiana and head coach Tim Miles discussed the team's tournament resume.
3 Takeaways from Nebraska's 66-57 Win Over Indiana
It wasn't always pretty, but Nebraska's 66-57 win over Indiana was much better than a loss the Huskers absolutely couldn't afford.
NCAA Stands Firm With Louisville
16 hrs ago by Derek Peterson
Huskers Lost One, 'Can't Let it Get to Two' As Indiana Comes to Town
The short turnaround between a Sunday loss to Illinois and a Tuesday meeting with Indiana might end up doing the Huskers some good. They're hoping to stop the bleeding right away.
3 Takeaways from a Hard-To-Stomach 72-66 Loss to Illinois
Nebraska's tournament hopes took a hit with a loss to the last-place team in the Big Ten.
Huskers Suffer First Road Loss with 83-75 Defeat at Indiana
Indiana guard Tyra Buss lit up Nebraska for 37 points as the Huskers dropped to 19-8 on the season.
LISTEN: Views from the Other Side, Hoops Edition
It's a new week on the Views Pod as Greg Smith joins to put a bow on the Huskers' 2018 recruiting class and Jacob Padilla stops by to hit on some Husker hoops as we near the Big Ten tournament.
The March to March: Win and . . . We'll See
We continue our look at the Huskers' tournament chances as the regular season winds to a close.
Staff Continuity Could Be a Unique Advantage for Nebraska
In moving from Central Florida to Nebraska, the Husker coaching staff "didn’t miss a beat." Continuity has its benefits.
They Said It: Nebraska 70 Maryland 66
Notable quotes from the Huskers' late win over Maryland.
WATCH: Huskers Feeling Good After 70-66 Win Over Maryland
Hear what the Huskers had to say following their sixth straight win.
3 Takeaways from Nebraska's Dramatic 70-66 Win Over Maryland
Nebraska reached 20 wins in a season for the first time since 2007-08, but Maryland didn't go away easily. Here are three impressions from the Huskers' win.
Nebrasketball Game Thread: Maryland
7 days ago by Derek Peterson
At Nebraska, Scott Frost and His Staff Can Get Anybody They Want
A job coaching football at Nebraska brings with it a lot of perks. One of them happens to be on the recruiting trail.
Miles Jones Looks Like Another Do-It-All Weapon in Frost's Offense
Kenjon Barner, De'Anthony Thomas, Josh Huff, Otis Anderson and now Miles Jones. Head Coach Scott Frost feels like he has another do-it-all offensive weapon he can move all over the field in the Florida athlete.
An Appreciation of Isaiah Roby's Soul-Robbing Dunk
Isaiah Roby's dunk against Rutgers was good then, but it keeps getting better with age.
Huskers Make the 'Energy-Pill' Plays to Take Down Wisconsin
The Huskers used what head coach Amy Williams likes to call "energy pills" to climb back into the game against Wisconsin and grind out a 51-48 win.
Rebuilding the Blackshirts from Scratch
Nebraska defensive coordinator Erik Chinander wants players that aren't afraid to fail. He wants to make his own evaluations of his defense without any outside bias. Most importantly, he wants to get the Blackshirts back to being the greatest tradition in college football.
They Said It: Nebraska 67 Rutgers 55
Notable quotes from the Huskers' wire-to-wire win over the Scarlet Knights.
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