Fiery dressing room pep talks are supposed to be something you only see in the movies these days and Nebraska coach Bob Devaney tried to play down the role of such a halftime visit with his players, but the NU gridders were talking about it after their 28-0 victory over Army Saturday afternoon. "Coach Devaney got us fired up at the half," quarterback Jerry Tagge pointed out. "He had a few things to (say to) us."
Steven M. Sipple, Parker Gabriel and Chris Basnett cover some ground in the latest edition of the Husker Extra podcast, breaking down Nebraska's eight-game football schedule — set to begin Oct. 24 — following Saturday's announcement, remembering Larry Frost, marking Alex Gordon's Thursday retirement announcement and talking through what's currently known about a potential hoops bubble in Lincoln later this year. Watch Listen
While the Husker football team is headed east to face Iowa on the Friday or Saturday following Thanksgiving, the Nebraska Cornhuskers basketball team will be hosting its own 16-team tournament in a Lincoln “bubble. While it was confirmed by at statement issued by Nebraska yesterday the team will not be participating in the Myrtle Beach Invite after all, other sources confirmed privately the athletic department will be announcing in the coming days participants in a 16-team field being hosted in ...