“These five guys have their own way of bringing leadership to our program,” Nebraska coach Will Bolt said in a release. “Each of these guys have been with our program for a couple of seasons now, so they understand the high standards of our program day in and day out."
Minnesota right-handed pitcher Aiden Lieser announced his commitment to Nebraska baseball.
Scenes like Friday’s opening outdoor baseball practice are what NU coach Will Bolt and his staff have been building toward all offseason, perhaps even more than upgrading roster talent. It's about building camaraderie and a roster of guys who've been through the ups and downs of a college season.
Sam Huff has seen a parade of familiar in-state names commit to Nebraska baseball in recent days. Now the three-sport standout from Elkhorn North is going to be a Husker too.
“It’s a mix of shock and excitement,” Jindra said. “It’s a school I want to go to, I really like the coaches. It’s just something you can’t turn down.” The Millard South freshman announced his addition to the Huskers’ 2026 class on Friday night.
Drew Grego grew up going to Nebraska sporting events wondering what it would be like to be a Husker. A standout camp effort in front of NU baseball coaches last weekend turned that dream into a future reality.
On this late January day NU warmed up, ran through some drills and squeezed in six scrimmage innings as it begins a three-week ramp-up of team workouts that will determine early roles and – in a few cases – roster spots.
Nebraska baseball’s prospect camp last weekend has now yielded three commitments for future classes after two more recent offers turned into commits Thursday. Elkhorn South left-hander Cal Cooper joined the 2025 class while middle infielder Devin Nunez (Navasota, Texas) came aboard with the 2024 group.
Sam McKewon and Evan Bland discuss the roster numbers and how to make them work with the new additions to the NU football program.
Sam McKewon is joined by guest host Evan Bland in the latest episode. The duo discuss how the football staff could make Nebraska’s massive addition of players work, including what the overhauled wide receiver room looks like. The two also talk about the baseball team as they start practice t…
In July, the NCAA will allow athletic departments to reclassify volunteer coaches as full-time assistants. For Nebraska's in-state universities, baseball is the only sport with a volunteer coach at all three. Here are those volunteer assistant's stories.
One of the state's top hitters in 2022, Lincoln Southeast's Will Jesske always had his sights set on Nebraska. But it wasn't always clear if he'd have his chance.
Nebraska baseball signed nine high-school players last week. Now the Huskers have added their first junior college commit and perhaps the best two-way prospect in their 2023 class.
Top-ranked Bellevue West, making 12 3s in the first three quarters, led by as many as 33 points in the third before settling for a dominant win over No. 4 Omaha Creighton Prep.
Khloe Lemon scored 26 points Friday night to lead Millard South to a girls basketball win over visiting Millard North. Mya Babbitt added 23 for the top-ranked Patriots, who moved to 18-2.
More likely than ever, flip on a men’s college basketball game and there’s someone from Nebraska on the court. The state has more than 40 high school graduates playing in Division I. Here's how they are performing.
Nathan Mensah scored 17 points for No. 22 San Diego State, which raced past Boise State 72-52 in a showdown of the Mountain West Conference’s top two teams despite an off night by leading scorers Matt Bradley and Darrion Trammell. Keshad Johnson added 10 for SDSU, which regained sole possession of first place.
While Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and his staff and players are preparing for the start of spring practice later this month, there remains the substantial issue of NCAA allegations against Harbaugh and his football program. There are four alleged Level II violations, including impermissible contact during a COVID recruiting dead period, but the most significant is an alleged Level I infraction ...
North Carolina State is aiming for its fourth straight win on Saturday afternoon when it plays host to Georgia Tech in Raleigh, N.C.
LAS VEGAS — Derek Carr reiterated Thursday he won’t extend the Feb. 15 date for his contract to become fully guaranteed, which essentially means the Raiders will need to release him or have a trade worked out in principle by that date. “I don’t think that that would be best for me,” he said after competing in the Pro Bowl Games skills competition at the Raiders’ Henderson facility. In his ...
DENVER — The Denver Broncos officially have their new head coach. Former New Orleans coach Sean Payton signed his contract with the franchise Friday, three days after the franchise finalized a trade with the Saints for the rights to his services, the Broncos announced. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed, but a source told The Denver Post that Payton’s contract is for five ...
The Philadelphia Eagles are playing for another Super Bowl title because they weren't afraid to make difficult decisions following a disastrous 2020 season. Just three years after hoisting the Lombardi Trophy for the first time in franchise history, the organization was at a crossroads following a 4-11-1 finish in the pandemic-altered season. Owner Jeffrey Lurie and general manager Howie Roseman decided to fire coach Doug Pederson and move on from quarterback Carson Wentz. Those moves worked out when they brought in coach Nick Sirianni and drafted quarterback Jalen Hurts in the second round.
CINCINNATI — Bengals running back Joe Mixon no longer faces a misdemeanor charge of aggravated menacing over allegations that he threatened and pointed a gun at a woman in Cincinnati.
Jason Kelce, Fletcher Cox, Lane Johnson and Brandon Graham have all been stars for the Philadelphia Eagles for more than a decade. There is a chance Kelce, Cox and Graham could all play their last game for the Eagles in the Super Bowl against the Kansas City Chiefs. Those three are the last remaining holdovers from former coach Andy Reid's time in Philly. Johnson joined the team a season later. They all won a Super Bowl under former coach Doug Pederson. They can win one more under coach Nick Sirianni.