Mike Babcock
Editor
Mike is in his 40th year covering Husker athletics, after seven years of community-college teaching. He has written and edited a dozen books, all on Nebraska football except one, a brief history of Husker basketball. He previously wrote for the Lincoln Journal and Star and Huskers Illustrated. He enjoys music, from the Grateful Dead and Jack Johnson to Van Morrison, Bob Wills, Glenn Miller and pretty much anyone else.
Husker Attic: The Glorious Nebraska-Notre Dame Program from 1925
2 hrs ago by Mike Babcock
Husker Attic: The Glorious Nebraska-Notre Dame Program from 1925
Nebraska Football ⋅ 4 hrs ago by Mike Babcock
There’s a lot of great Husker memorabilia out there. Husker Attic is how we’ve showcased those vintage finds in every issue of Hail Varsity since our very first one.
Husker Attic: A Scott Frost Can of Mountain Dew
4 days ago by Mike Babcock
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Husker Attic: A Scott Frost Can of Mountain Dew
Nebraska Football ⋅ 4 days ago by Mike Babcock
There’s a lot of great Husker memorabilia out there. Husker Attic is how we’ve showcased those vintage finds in every issue of Hail Varsity since our very first one.
Husker Attic: 1983 Nebraska NIT Notepad
6 days ago by Mike Babcock
Husker Attic: 1983 Nebraska NIT Notepad
Nebraska Basketball ⋅ 6 days ago by Mike Babcock
There’s a lot of great Husker memorabilia out there. Husker Attic is how we’ve showcased those vintage finds in every issue of Hail Varsity since our very first one.
There’s Symmetry to This Nebraska Basketball Season
29 days ago by Mike Babcock
There’s Symmetry to This Nebraska Basketball Season
Nebraska Basketball ⋅ 29 days ago by Mike Babcock
There’s symmetry all around Nebraska men’s basketball. Mike Babcock reflects on that as another Huskers season finds symmetry to the past.
Former Husker Bill Bryant Keeps Giving Back
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Former Husker Bill Bryant Keeps Giving Back
From Alabama to Boys Town to Nebraska football, Bill Bryant had quite a journey to being a defensive tackle for the Huskers. Now he helps others with their own journeys at Lincoln Public Schools.
Tristen Edwards/Softball
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
A 'Caged Animal,' A 'Rabid Dog,' Point Is Luensmann's Ready to Pitch Again
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
A 'Caged Animal,' A 'Rabid Dog,' Point Is Luensmann's Ready to Pitch Again
Nebraska baseball coach Darin Erstad has been plenty descriptive of senior pitcher Chad Luensmann's desire to start playing baseball again.
Zac Taylor Is a 'Football Guy' and That Was Evident at NU
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Zac Taylor Is a 'Football Guy' and That Was Evident at NU
Zac Taylor was brought to Nebraska essentially as an insurance-policy QB. He ended up being the Big 12's Offensive Player of the Year, kicking off a career that would lead him to the top of the game.
Huskers Have a History with Staff Continuity
2 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Huskers Have a History with Staff Continuity
How long can Nebraska keep its current staff together? That's unknown, but this isn't: The longer the better based on the past example of Husker staffs.
Michael Jacobson
2 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Remembering Nebraska Football Trainer George Sullivan
2 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Remembering Nebraska Football Trainer George Sullivan
George Sullivan was always there to help those who needed it during decades of devoted service to Nebraska athletics.
 
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