LINCOLN — Big-picture views. Daily coaching routines. Personnel shuffling. Nebraska coach Mike Riley and his staff thought they had defined opinions on all three topics a few weeks ago. But after a 1-2 start — lowlighted by a 21-17 h'... Read More

LINCOLN — Beginning the conference portion of the schedule in the country’s toughest college volleyball league can induce a gulp or two even under the best conditions — when you have an experienced roster, for example, or when you finished '... Read More

Nebraska's loss to unranked Northern Iowa cost it some ground in the new AVCA Top 25 released Monday. The Huskers, after climbing back to No. 10 a week ago with a sweep of UCLA, slipped to No. 14 as they prepare for the start of Big Te'... Read More

LINCOLN  --  Nebraska has an important week ahead, not just because Big Ten play starts with Rutgers visiting but also what the Huskers need to fix before Saturday. Including, perhaps, their own psyche. "You wouldn't be human '... Read More

With three wins over ranked opponents coming in to the Omaha Challenge, Northern Iowa had penciled itself on the list of teams no one wanted to play. But with every confident swing and every beguiling serve, the Panthers used Saturday’'... Read More

Nebraska coach Mike Riley, quarterback Tanner Lee, offensive lineman Jerald Foster, fullback Luke McNitt and linebacker Luke Gifford took to the podium after the Huskers' 21-17 loss to Northern Illinois. Athletic director Shawn Eichrost'... Read More

LINCOLN — Luke Gifford is like you, Husker fan. He attended high school three miles from Memorial Stadium. He grew up bleeding red. The Nebraska linebacker plays for the ‘N’ on the helmet. He was one of the last and most forceful players t'... Read More

After last year’s senior class departed, Nebraska lost some of the best defenders in program history. All-America libero Justine Wong-Orantes, All-America middle blocker Amber Rolfzen and All-America opposite hitter Kadie Rolfzen could make it '... Read More

OMAHA -- The Omaha World-Herald's weekday live talk show host, Mike'l Severe had harsh criticism for University of Nebraska - Lincoln Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst during his show on Thursday. The rebuke came after Eichorst "clarified" comments he'... Read More

LINCOLN — Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst and coach Mike Riley seemed clear Tuesday that the Huskers were going to end their tradition of playing Black Friday games by 2020 in exchange for a full week of preparation and more rest for the playe'... Read More

LINCOLN — Lamar Jackson is a Nebraska cornerback. And there’s no place to hide out on the edge of the field, away from the scrum of the trenches. When a cornerback is beat, every eyeball in the stadium knows it. And Jackson knows every eyebal'... Read More

Sydney O’Shaughnessy has been thinking about this weekend’s Omaha Challenge for quite a while. Still, she can hardly contain her excitement when she’s discussing the three-day event at Baxter Arena. The senior setter and h'... Read More

The Nebraska women soccer team’s Big Ten opener against Iowa set for Friday has been postponed with several Husker players being ill this week. A new date for the game hasn’t been set, but the schools are hopeful of finding a time to play '... Read More

LINCOLN — After each game, Nebraska coaches select plays to be made into video cutups. What they show defenders falls into one of two categories: Plays that Cause Losing or The Fight for Every Inch. Defensive coordinator Bob Diaco chuc'... Read More