Chris Schmidt
Radio Host
Chris teamed up with Aaron and Mike Babcock back in 2008 and has been working the radio ever since. Originally from Lincoln, Chris grew up going to Husker games with his family. "Schmidty" loves talking sports and the chance to interview and visit with coaches and players. Chris is married to Erin and they have one son, Carson.
Story Time
Nebraska Football ⋅ 6 hrs ago by Chris Schmidt
Schmidt and Elijah chat Husker football. What five games tell the story of Nebraska? We hear from Bill Doleman and former Husker Joe Ganz checks in on his new coaching gig. Jake Cotton is back for another edition of Butch’s World.
Better Than Nothing
Nebraska Football ⋅ 1 day ago by Chris Schmidt
Chris and Damon crunch the numbers and figure out how to keep sports afloat without college football bringing in the big bucks. Greg Smith shares insight on QBs for 2022, Coach Gary Barnett and Brandon Vogel figure how to get helmets on the field come spring. Plus Danny Burke with Burke's Best Bets.
Game On?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 2 days ago by Chris Schmidt
There is growing concern about the college football season. The guys weigh in with some help from around the college football world on what may happen. Mike Babcock and Mike Schuchart make their mid-week check in. Bill Bender of the Sporting News talks Bulls Dynasty.
Out Like a Lion
Nebraska Football ⋅ 3 days ago by Chris Schmidt
It’s another YouTube Tuesday and Husker great Grant Wistrom chimes in on the ‘98 Orange Bowl. The Athletic’s Mitch Sherman returns to discuss what he’s been up to. Plus our pal Timmo is back to recap this weeks Better Call Saul episode.
The Red House
Nebraska Football ⋅ 4 days ago by Chris Schmidt
We chat with Husker standout Ameer Abdullah to get his thoughts on the Vikings, Huskers and Hendrix. Coach McBride joins the show with a sneak peek on the YouTube Tuesday segment. Jim Walden tells us about Devaney’s fury as well as some insight on Coach Lubick.
What’s on Tap?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 6 days ago by Chris Schmidt
The weekend crew discusses the potential for alcohol sales at Nebraska games. We hear from Brandon Vogel and Gary Sharp on the week that was. Mike Leach is the rewind feature.
Mixed Drink Friday
Nebraska Football ⋅ 7 days ago by Chris Schmidt
The HV crew enjoys a fun theme Friday with some football. Greg Smith has the recruiting recon. Bill Doleman remembers OST and it’s another edition of “Butch’s World” with former Husker Jake Cotton.
Binge With The Pirate
Nebraska Football ⋅ 8 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Chris and Damon think of what should have been Opening Day. Gerry DiNardo and Brandon Vogel join the show in hopes that the 2020 college football season still goes on. Mike Leach tells us what Netflix shows he recommends binging. Danny Burke shares his worst sports betting losses.
Start, Cut, Bench
Nebraska Football ⋅ 9 days ago by Chris Schmidt
It’s the first in a series as the HV crew chats Husker QB’s. Who ya got Frost, Frazier, Crouch or Gill? ESPN’s Brad Edwards checks in on CFB and Mike Babcock also shares his thoughts on the days topic.
West is Best?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 10 days ago by Chris Schmidt
It's YouTube Tuesday. Blackshirt Jay Moore joins the show to relive the 2007 Cotton Bowl vs #9 Auburn. Chris and Damon try to figure out how the Big Ten West climbs the ladder and ends Ohio State's reign of terror. The Athletic's Mitch Sherman has an interesting take on Nebraska's secondary.
Pooh is N
Nebraska Football ⋅ 11 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Nebraska’s latest recruit Christopher “Pooh” Paul, Jr checks in. Hear why the Big Red is the place for him. Coach McBride takes us into a Brady connection and what helped land TB12 to Tampa. Beau Reid chats Husker hoops. What similarities are there with his time at Nebraska and Hoiberg’s task?
Tough Enough
Nebraska Football ⋅ 13 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Schmidt and Kraynack figure out when's the last time Nebraska didn’t have a tough quarterback. Plus Brandon Vogel and Gary Sharp share their thoughts on new Husker recruits and what quarantine could mean for football in the fall.
Frost Lands Another
Nebraska Football ⋅ 14 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Chris and Elijah track down Greg Smith to get his thoughts on the Huskers' newest commit Chris "Pooh" Paul. Sam Koch joins to discuss his new contract with the Ravens, Bill Doleman talks NFL free agency and Jake "Butch" Cotton talks about the best movies he's seen recently.
Still Dancing
Nebraska Football ⋅ 15 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Danny Woodhead tells us about teaming up with Brady and Rivers. Coach Gary Barnett gets real on the college football outlook for 2020. Ced Golden tells us what he’s doing with out NCAA basketball. Brandon Vogel and Danny Burke also check in with their thoughts on hoops and football.
Self Quarantine Blues
Nebraska Football ⋅ 16 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Chris and Elijah are back in to discuss Jervay Green's decision to transfer as well as more NFL news and notes. Mike Babcock joins to remember the 1978 Nebraska-Oklahoma game. Ty Schalter and Lars Anderson talk NFL free agency, plus a chat with the Jock Doc.
Tom in Tampa?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 17 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Brady's on the move and Rivers is taking the minivan up to Indy. It's the first YouTube Tuesday. We remember the 2000 Nebraska versus Notre Dame overtime thriller with Russ Hochstein. Bill Bender and Mitch Sherman share their takes as well.
A Shot of Football
Nebraska Football ⋅ 18 days ago by Chris Schmidt
The HV crew catches up with Husker greats Charlie McBride and the newest member of the College Football Hall of Fame Eric Crouch. We recap a busy weekend of high school basketball with Jacob Padilla and also get the crystal ball out to see what Hoiberg’s roster could look like next year.
What Now?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 20 days ago by Chris Schmidt
It was a crazy week for the world of sports. Chris and Mark tackle how to make the time fly. Brandon Vogel and Gary Sharp discuss the impact the coronavirus pandemic will have on student athletes. Plus we rewind with Lamar Jackson and Mo Barry talking Pro Day.
Pro Day
Nebraska Football ⋅ 21 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Lamar Jackson and Mo Barry are live in the studio today as they discuss everything from the 2019 season to the weirdest thing they've ever signed. Bill Doleman also joins at the end of this shortened show.
Fan Support
Nebraska Football ⋅ 23 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Jeff Maul and Andy Markowski both weigh in on the news plus Blake Lawrence joins to discuss Opendorse. Mike Babcock discusses Eric Crouch's induction into the College Football Hall of Fame.
Verify your student status
See Subscription Benefits
Trial only available to users who have never subscribed or participated in a previous trial.