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Flag Football: How A Silent Gesture By 3 Black Huskers Loosed a Storm of Racism, Threats, And Hate

Clay Farris Naff | Posted 09.28.2016 | Politics
Clay Farris Naff

Despite Coach Mike Riley's swift and deft endorsement of the players' right to express themselves, Husker Nation saw red. The milder among them called for the student-players to be expelled. Donors threatened to cut the program off without a dime. But it gets worse.

How Nebraska Can Return to College Football Greatness

James Marshall Crotty | Posted 11.30.2015 | Sports
James Marshall Crotty

Nothing I say here will assuage the pain of being a Nebraska Cornhusker football fan right now. This is especially true after our hugely disappointing loss to the no-nonsense, mistake-free, steady-as-she goes Iowa Hawkeyes on Friday at 90,000-strong Memorial Stadium in Lincoln (Nebraska's 347th consecutive sellout).

From 'Katrina Kid' To Nebraska Quarterback: Tommy Armstrong Beats The Odds

The Huffington Post | Travis Waldron | Posted 09.09.2015 | Sports

Nadine Armstrong took her son to his grandparents’ house as the skies darkened, and left him there as the ocean began to bellow off the Mississippi ...

Furious Basketball Coach Bans Players From Locker Room

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.23.2015 | Sports

Someone's REALLY not happy about that blowout loss.

Great American College Football Stadiums

BnBFinder.com | Posted 10.26.2014 | Travel
BnBFinder.com

Whether due to history, size, atmosphere, or all of the above, these hallowed grounds of college football have become destinations in their own right.

Gay Games a Revelation for Former College Football Player

Eric Lueshen | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Eric Lueshen

It made me reflect on a time when I felt like I was alone, the only openly gay athlete at the University of Nebraska Lincoln. I was the lone gay kicker on the football team, fighting for acceptance on and off the field.

I Think My Wedding Table Exploded

Karin Tanabe | Posted 03.26.2014 | Weddings
Karin Tanabe

I heard you had a smidge of trouble interpreting the 35-page PowerPoint presentation of my wedding table vision that I overnighted to you. Personally, I'm confused by your confusion, but I'm guessing it had something to do with my Louis XIV-meets-great-plains-of-Nebraska table theme?

7-Year-Old Cancer Patient Scores TD

Posted 04.07.2013 | Sports

An early candidate for most heartwarming sports moment of the year occurred during Nebraska's spring football game on Saturday. Wearing a Nebraska...

College Basketball: Big Ten Spotlight on Michigan and Nebraska

Carl Berman | Posted 02.10.2013 | Sports
Carl Berman

The Big Ten has certainly been the class of the NCAA in the early season, holding the top spot in the conference RPI rankings, while placing three teams in the top 10 and six teams in the top 25.

Buckeyes Face a Different Look Against Nebraska

Jim Lodico | Posted 12.05.2012 | Sports
Jim Lodico

The Buckeyes will also see both mobility and passing skills in quarterback Taylor Martinez that they haven't seen yet this season.

Nebraska: Fire Assistant Football Coach Ron Brown

Cyd Zeigler | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Cyd Zeigler

For over 20 years University of Nebraska assistant football coach Ron Brown has used his position in the university to preach his discriminatory, anti-gay brand of Christianity. His latest crusade to fight for discrimination against the LGBT community finally warrants his termination.

New Big Ten Logo Revealed

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The Big Ten Conference revealed its new logo today, along with the breakdown of divisions that will occur next season, with the addition of Nebraska. ...

Con Games: Cody Hawkins, We Hardly Knew Ye

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Conniff

Let's hope Cody Hawkins breaks the Colorado school records for passing. He played his heart out, and he deserved better than he got.

TCU/Boise St. Championship Will End Hopes for All Mid-Majors

Richard Allen Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Richard Allen Smith

Nothing would do more to strengthen the clout of the system than an undefeated TCU or Boise State making it to the big game.

Nebraska To Big 10: Cornhuskers To Reportedly Leave Big 12 For Big Ten

Chicago Breaking Sports | June 9, 2010 6:19 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The Big Red will be joining the Big Ten. A source with knowledge of the expansion talks has confirmed to the Tribune that Nebraska will be invited ...