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.
100 Days
Nebraska Football ⋅ 16 hrs ago by Chris Schmidt
Coach Barnett joins the show to chat rivalries while Coach DiNardo talks about the business side in the Big Ten. Brandon Vogel is in with some bowl projections and Dean Blevins joins the show with the latest on on KD.
Beer and Baseball
Nebraska Football ⋅ 1 day ago by Chris Schmidt
Hail Varsity Radio hits the road in Omaha at Zipline Brewing kicking off the Big Ten baseball tourney. We discuss alcohol as on option at Memorial Stadium. David Gustafson previews Nebraska’s chances in Omaha. We also hear from Mike Babcock on his Warriors, baseball and Boulder.
Thunder with Lightning
Nebraska Football ⋅ 2 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Now that it’s official on Dedrick Mills its time to look at his fit in Frost’s offense.  We’re a day away from the Big Ten baseball tourney so Mitch Sherman and Rick Pizzo join the show to talk Husker baseball. Derek Peterson also returns to talk all things Huskers.
All Clear?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 3 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Husker running back Dedrick Mills is potentially getting the thumbs up. It’s another Blackshirt Monday with Coach McBride and Jay Moore. We also catch up with Jacob Padilla on Isaiah Roby’s weekend in Chicago.
Searching for Consistency
Nebraska Football ⋅ 6 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Husker baseball has found consistency as they get ready for Omaha. The Mayor continues to crush it on the trail as Nebrasketball builds for year one. Brandon Vogel and Gary Sharp make their weekly appearance. The Rewind features former Husker Andy Markowski.
Decisions, Decisions
Nebraska Football ⋅ 6 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Our favorite Buffalo Bill Jeremiah Sirles gives his take on Game of Thrones and Bill Doleman stops by to talk all things Huskers. Danny Burke is back with Burke’s Best Bets.
Fast Forward
Nebraska Football ⋅ 7 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Mike Babcock talks Husker baseball. Marcus Hartman of the Dayton Daily News drops by to talk Samari Curtis. Mitch Sherman chimes in on the implications of brunch football. Andy Markowski has high praise for Isaiah Roby and looks into the future of Nebraska basketball.
Maxed Out
Nebraska Football ⋅ 8 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Mike Babcock joins the show to talk about the remarkable hoops turnover and what baseball needs to do to seal a spot in a regional. Brandon Vogel dives into the madness that has been basketball recruiting and the unanswered questions of the NCAA’s ruling on amateurism.
Buying and Selling
Nebraska Football ⋅ 9 days ago by Chris Schmidt
How bold is it for teams to win their respective Big Ten division? Frost and Hoiberg are recruiting a certain fit at Nebraska. Derek Peterson joins the show to talk roster turnover and what that means for the upcoming basketball season.
New Faces in New Places
Nebraska Football ⋅ 10 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Jacob Padilla joins the show to discuss Yvan Ouedrago. Frost and company land grad transfer Kanawai Noa, we talk about it with Greg Smith. Blackshirts Jay Moore and Charlie McBride joins to discuss the Big Ten, the off-season and more.
Where’s the Ceiling?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 13 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Brandon Vogel joins the show to talk about the state of Husker sports programs. Gary Sharp stops by to reflect on Erstad and company as well as roster turnover. Plus, a rewind with Nebraska basketball Hall of Famer Erick Strickland.
Haymarket Hope
Football Recruiting ⋅ 13 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Nebraska has the chance to knock off a diamond king this weekend as ASU visits. David Gustafson and Bill Doleman check in on the topic. We hit recruiting with Greg Smith and Danny Burke’s best bets are back.
No Pressure, No Diamonds
Nebraska Football ⋅ 14 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Nebraska baseball has a great opportunity with ASU visiting, will Nebraska respond? We check in with pipeline member Dr. Rob Zatechka and Brandon Vogel joins the show along with Parker Gabriel to talk Huskers.
Hunter or Hunted?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 15 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Is Nebraska the team to stop tOSU’s title run? Mike Babcock weighs in on that and Husker baseball. ESPN’s Brad Edwards talks Big Ten West and examines the gap between the East and West. Mike Schuchart returns for some golf and football.
What’s Missing?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 16 days ago by Chris Schmidt
HVR continues to take inventory on the upcoming football season. We dive into some of the key areas with The Athletic’s Mitch Sherman and BTN’s Rick Pizzo. Long time NBA vet and Nebrasketball HOF member Erick Strickland also joins the show.
Charlie Hustle
Nebraska Football ⋅ 17 days ago by Chris Schmidt
An all-stater is walking on for The Mayor, we catch up with Pius’s Charlie Easley. Coach McBride returns as does Jay Moore for another Blackshirt Monday. Hail Varsity’s Kyle Kardell is in to talk baseball.
One Horse Race?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 20 days ago by Chris Schmidt
The weekend crew returns to comb through the Big Ten West. Who’s the favorite and is there a dark horse? Brandon Vogel and Gary Sharp join the show. Plus, the rewind features Husker point guard Cam Mack.
Lue & Suh
Nebraska Football ⋅ 20 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Ced Golden and Greg Smith join the show to discuss. We cover recruiting and Husker football’s midseason stretch.  The weekend also kicks off with a visit from Mike Babcock and Danny Burke in Vegas.
Inch by Inch
Nebraska Football ⋅ 21 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Brandon Vogel looks at Nebraska’s early outlook for 2019. Husker HOF Ralph Brown joins the show to talk draft and also share his experience about life after football. We also talk more Big Ten with Sporting News CFB insider Bill Bender.
Mack Attack
Nebraska Football ⋅ 22 days ago by Chris Schmidt
We talk with recent commit Cam Mack about the additions to Nebrasketball. Derek Peterson stops by to chat and NBC’s Bill Doleman returns to share his expectations with Nebraska football and basketball.
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