Author Archives: Kaleb Henry

Volleyball Earns Big Ten Season Honors

Volleyball Earns Big Ten Season Honors

Several Nebraska Volleyball players were honored with All-Big Ten Conference selections Wednesday. Those honorees are listed below.   First Team Lauren Stivrins Lexi Sun Nicklin Hames Second Team Madi Kubik Freshman Team Madi Kubik Kenzie Knuckles Freshman of the Year Madi Kubik Sportsmanship Award Anezka Szabo   Nebraska hosts the first and second round of…Read more »

Big Ten Announces Football Award Winners

Big Ten Announces Football Award Winners

The Big Ten Conference announced award winners this week for the 2019 season from the media and conference coaches. Nebraska honorees are listed below. Defense Second Team – Lamar Jackson(coaches, media) Third Team – Khalil Davis(coaches) Honorable Mention – Darrion Daniels(coaches), Mohammed Barry(media), Dicaprio Bootle(media), Khalil Davis(media), Cam Taylor-Britt(media) Offense Honorable Mention – Brenden Jaimes(coaches,…Read more »

Streaky Shooting Fails Men’s Basketball at Georgia Tech

Streaky Shooting Fails Men’s Basketball at Georgia Tech

It can be tough to win games when shots aren’t falling. It is even tougher when a lot of shots aren’t falling. Nebraska(4-4) had shot 45-percent from three over the previous four games, but shot just 23-percent against Georgia Tech(4-2), and went 32-percent from the floor. The free throw line was another adventure as the…Read more »

Offense Leads Women’s Basketball Over Duke

Offense Leads Women’s Basketball Over Duke

Nebraska(8-1) had stifled six of its first eight opponents to under 55 points to start the season. A hot Duke(6-3) team would mean the offense needed to shine. Duke shot 61-percent in the first half but trailed 49-45 as Nebraska employed a strategy that Creighton had used to defeat the Huskers: the three point shot.…Read more »

Nebraska Handed First Loss of Season by Rival Creighton

Nebraska Handed First Loss of Season by Rival Creighton

Two streaks were going toe-to-toe on Sunday. Nebraska had won their first five games of the season. Creighton had won the last three games against Big Red. The Bluejays made it four Sunday in a 79-74 win to give the Huskers their first loss of the 2019-20 season. Creighton(4-1) was an analytics case study in…Read more »

Huskers Swept by Badgers for Second Time this Season

Huskers Swept by Badgers for Second Time this Season

Nebraska hadn’t lost a match in the month of November since 2016. That would need to continue for the Huskers to chase a Big Ten Conference Championship. But that streak fell short Sunday. #5 Wisconsin(21-5, 17-1 Big Ten) swept #6 Nebraska(23-4,15-3 Big Ten) for the second time this season, this time 25-19, 22, 21. Junior…Read more »

Nebrasketball Survives Southern 93-86 in Overtime

Nebrasketball Survives Southern 93-86 in Overtime

The saying goes that it’s better to be lucky than good, but the Huskers needed to be both in order to secure the win Friday night. Nebraska(2-2) came out on fire, shooting 6-of-13 from the field and making 3-of-6 3s by the first media timeout to lead 15-12. Southern(2-3) countered with size and athleticism on…Read more »