Nebraska, Illinois will open 2021 football season in Ireland
Nebraska will play Illinois in Dublin, Ireland, to open the 2021 season, the second game in a five-game series of college football games on the Emerald Isle.
Outgoing NU President Hank Bounds gets $250K consulting deal
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska has hired its former president as a consultant for $250,000 a year to help raise money to build a new $155 million football and operations...
Rodney Smith, unbeaten Gophers run over Huskers 34-7
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — All week long at Minnesota's practice facility, players were doused with frigid water as they took the field. The thermostat was turned down to the max in the mid-50s. Fans were...
Huskers start Noah Vedral at QB for injured Adrian Martinez
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez has been sidelined for the game at Minnesota because of a left knee injury that forced him out of the previous game.
Brrrr: Unbeaten Gophers embrace cold night game vs. Huskers
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The weather in Minnesota this weekend is forecast to turn wintry.
These Gophers are more than ready for that.
With the game on Saturday against Nebraska on track for...
Vedral set to play if Martinez unavailable against Gophers
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska began preparing for this week's game at unbeaten Minnesota as if sophomore Noah Vedral would start at quarterback in place of Adrian Martinez.
Rodney Smith, Gophers run over Illinois on way to 40-17 win
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tanner Morgan saw the defense sink towards the line of scrimmage preparing to stop Minnesota's surging rushing attack. The Gophers quarterback stepped back and connected with...
Huskers in bounce-back mode against struggling Northwestern
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Once again, Nebraska will try to bounce back from a humiliating loss.
The Cornhuskers (3-2, 1-1 Big Ten) enter their game against Northwestern (1-3, 0-2) on Saturday off...
Can No. 25 Michigan State slow down fourth-ranked Buckeyes?
No. 25 Michigan State (4-1, 2-0 Big Ten) at No. 4 Ohio State (5-0, 2-0), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (ABC).
Huskers doing Spanish radio broadcast with eye toward future
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska will be the first school in the Big Ten to offer a Spanish-language radio broadcast for a football game when the Cornhuskers play Northwestern on Saturday, and the...
Huskers’ Khalil Davis suspended 1 game for striking opponent
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Nebraska defensive lineman Khalil Davis has been suspended for the game against Northwestern on Saturday for striking an Ohio State player in violation of the Big Ten’s...
Fantastic finishes make Wildcats, Huskers improbable rivals
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska fans looked forward to meaningful and exciting games against the likes of Wisconsin and Iowa when the Cornhuskers joined the Big Ten in 2011.
Fear of ‘slip-ups’ continuing to fuel No. 4 Buckeyes’ roll
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — It's been pounded into the heads of Ohio State players since the winter, how losses to unranked opponents from the Big Ten West ended bids for the College Football Playoff the...
No. 5 Ohio St. throttles Huskers 48-7 behind Fields, defense
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ohio State was supposed to get its first big test of the season at Nebraska. It hardly turned out that way.
Justin Fields threw for three touchdowns and ran for another,...
Nebraska unveils plans for $155M athletic training facility
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's football team is getting a new, state-of-the-art athletic facility intended to boost recruiting and improve the Huskers' standing nationally, university officials...
Justin Fields, No. 5 Buckeyes facing big test at Nebraska
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Justin Fields has been sensational in four games. Now it's time to see what he can do in a hostile environment.
Fields leads fifth-ranked Ohio State into its toughest...
Coveted ‘GameDay’ visit bolsters Nebraska’s building project
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — With nary a conference championship since 1999, and now on its fifth coach since Tom Osborne's teams ruled the mid-1990s, Nebraska has been an afterthought in college football...
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No. 5 Buckeyes will visit Nebraska looking to keep rolling
No. 5 Ohio State (4-0, 1-0 Big Ten) at Nebraska (3-1, 1-0), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (ABC).
No. 5 Ohio State prepares for biggest test yet vs. Nebraska
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The upcoming game at Nebraska has been circled on the calendar for a while as potentially the first tough test for an Ohio State team that entered the season with a lot of...
Nebraska freshman Wan’Dale Robinson asks for ball, delivers
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — His team down two touchdowns late in the third quarter on the road, Nebraska freshman Wan'Dale Robinson figured it was time to have a quick word with the head coach.
Nebraska slips past Illinois 42-38 in conference opener
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez took the blame for his team's poor first half performance against Illinois on Saturday night.
Huskers meet Illini looking to finally break through on road
Nebraska heads to Illinois not only looking to win its Big Ten opener Saturday night but also shed something of an albatross.
The Cornhuskers (2-1) are 0-7 on the road under second-year...
No. 11 Michigan’s offense faces tough task vs No. 13 Badgers
Here's what to watch in the Big Ten this week:
Huskers’ offense is all about big plays when it comes to TDs
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — When a Scott Frost offense is at its best, it's moving fast and generating big plays.
Nebraska has scored 12 offensive touchdowns and two field goals through three...
Nebraska puts away Northern Illinois early in a 44-8 win
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska took out some frustration on Northern Illinois after letting a win slip away last week.
Adrian Martinez threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and Dedrick...
Cornhuskers say they’re on high alert for Northern Illinois
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An uninspired win over South Alabama and a devastating overtime loss at Colorado have made Saturday night's game against Northern Illinois a big one for Nebraska.
Blowing leads has become bad habit for Frost’s Cornhuskers
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Scott Frost recalled his parting words to his players just before they left the locker room at halftime with a 17-0 lead against Colorado.
Colorado comes back to beat No. 25 Nebraska 34-31 in OT
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Mel Tucker's halftime message was simple: We've taken their best shot. Now, let's go give them ours.
Colorado hadn't touched Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez, whose...
Red-letter day: No. 25 Nebraska makes a return to Boulder
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Fresh off a two-interception performance, Colorado safety Mikial Onu wandered into the training room over the weekend and expected nothing but a warm...
No. 25 Nebraska travels to Boulder for 1st time since ’09
No. 25 Nebraska (1-0) at Colorado (1-0), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (Fox).
Better late than never, S Eric Lee Jr. emerging for Nebraska
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Eric Lee Jr. was a high school junior in February 2014 when he told Bo Pelini he would accept a Nebraska scholarship. Most of the last 5 ½ years has been a grind for...
All these years later, Huskers vs Buffs still a grudge match
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — It's going on a decade since Nebraska and Colorado went their separate ways because of conference realignment, and current players weren't born yet or can't remember when the...
Huskers RB facing porn charges enters game in 3rd quarter
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska running back Maurice Washington, who faces pornography charges in California stemming from an incident when he was in high school, was suspended for the first half...
No. 24 Huskers turn to defense to put away S. Alabama 35-21
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — As happy as he was with his defense, Scott Frost was in no mood to celebrate after Nebraska's opener against South Alabama.
No. 24 Huskers opening Frost’s 2nd season against S. Alabama
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Scott Frost's second year at Nebraska begins Saturday against South Alabama, and all indications are his turnaround project is heading the right direction.
No. 24 Nebraska opens Frost’s 2nd season against S. Alabama
South Alabama (3-9 last season) at No. 24 Nebraska (4-8), Saturday at noon ET (ESPN).
Big Ten brotherhood: Family ties run deep across conference
Football players often refer to their teammates as brothers.
In the Big Ten, a lot of them truly are.
On Nebraska's defensive line, twins Carlos and Khalil Davis are starting ends and...
Status of Huskers’ RB Washington could be game-time decision
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska coach Scott Frost says the decision on whether running back Maurice Washington plays in the opener against South Alabama on Saturday might not be made until close to...
Nebraska WR Andre Hunt, TE Katerian Legrone suspended
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska has suspended wide receiver Andre Hunt and tight end Katerian Legrone indefinitely.
Offensive coordinator Troy Walters announced Wednesday that Hunt and Legrone...
New Husker RB Dedrick Mills out to make most of 2nd chance
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Dedrick Mills was a budding star at Georgia Tech in 2016, and then he blew it, and knew it.
"Just my decision making," he said, shaking his head.
Martinez says he’s just getting started for No. 24 Huskers
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Adrian Martinez was the most productive freshman quarterback in the nation last season. He started showing up on Heisman Trophy candidate lists in the spring, and over the...
Homegrown Husker Stille excited to be part resurgence
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ben Stille was born in 1997, the year Nebraska won its most recent national championship, and he grew up a half-hour from Memorial Stadium.
Michigan, Nebraska look set to make breakthroughs in Big Ten
The power structure in the Big Ten could be in for a shakeup.
Jim Harbaugh enters his fifth year at Michigan overdue for a breakthrough, and two-time defending conference champion Ohio State...
Huskers looking to continue rise after strong finish in 2018
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Scott Frost's first Nebraska team started 0-6 and finished 4-8, the same record as in 2017 under Mike Riley. Wins in four of the last six, though, created an entirely...
Healthy again, Jets’ Enunwa emerges as go-to guy for Darnold
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Quincy Enunwa catches passes, takes big hits and dishes out some vicious shots of his own.
The New York Jets wide receiver has become a fan favorite for his physical style and reliable hands — and those impressive attributes have also quickly made him a go-to guy for rookie quarterback Sam Darnold.
Bye week comes at right time for Huskers
Five wins and no losses. That has a nice ring to it. Who would have dreamed this time a year ago that the Nebraska Cornhuskers football team would be 5-0, 2-0 in the Big Ten Conference, and rated No. 12 in both major polls?
Nebraska’s fourth-quarter dominance is so different than the late-game collapses of 2015.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers football team has an extremely intriguing game this Saturday in Lincoln against the high-powered Oregon Ducks. Oregon is ranked 22nd while the Huskers are inching toward the top 25. A win over Oregon would surely put them there.