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.
Nate Fisher Doesn't Mind Being A "Dog," as Long as Nebraska's Winning
Nebraska Baseball ⋅ 3 days ago by Mike Babcock
Nebraska will need Nate Fisher's "dog" mentality when he pitches in the Big Ten Tournament his week in Omaha—and, the Huskers are hoping, in an NCAA regional after that.
Take me out to the ballgame
9 days ago by Mike Babcock
Three Takeaways From Nebraska's Series Win Over Arizona State
11 days ago by Mike Babcock
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Three Takeaways From Nebraska's Series Win Over Arizona State
Nebraska Baseball ⋅ 11 days ago by Mike Babcock
Nebraska last won a series in mid-April, sweeping Penn State. That changed in mid-May, with a big series win over Arizona State.
Huskers Battle Back with 2-1 Win Over Arizona State
12 days ago by Mike Babcock
Huskers Battle Back with 2-1 Win Over Arizona State
Nebraska Baseball ⋅ 12 days ago by Mike Babcock
A day after Arizona State hammered the Huskers, Nebraska evened the series with a 2-1 win at Hawks Field.
Husker Attic: Commemorative Nebraska Tractor
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: Commemorative Nebraska Tractor
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Husker Attic: Johnny Rodgers Heisman Collection Starting Lineup
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: Johnny Rodgers Heisman Collection Starting Lineup
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Baseball Writers poll
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Husker Attic: 1959 Nebraska-Oklahoma Goal Post Paperweight
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: 1959 Nebraska-Oklahoma Goal Post Paperweight
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Husker Attic: A Highly-Collectible Harry Husker Bank
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Husker Attic: A Highly-Collectible Harry Husker Bank
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: Nebraska Whiskey Decanters
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Husker Attic: Nebraska Whiskey Decanters
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.
Hoiberg, the 'Big Bear of the Coliseum' and a Nebraska Connection
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Hoiberg, the 'Big Bear of the Coliseum' and a Nebraska Connection
Jerry Bush's nickname was the 'Big Bear of the Coliseum.' His grandson, Fred Hoiberg, was announced as Nebraska's next basketball coach on Saturday.
Husker Attic: The Breakfast of Husker Champions
1 mo ago by Mike Babcock
 
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