Reporter - Nebraska athletics
Sam covers Nebraska football, recruiting, women's basketball and more for The World-Herald. Follow him on Twitter @swmckewonOWH. Email: SMcKewon@owh.com
There's no denying Nebraska has had special teams issues in recent years, especially in covering kickoffs. So for his Stat Chat series, Sam McKewon found a solution in the numbers for those problems.
Buffalo underwent a late, unexpected coaching change, and what might have been a trap game for the Huskers when they meet in September now has a different feel, writes Sam McKewon.
Throughout the week Nebraska football released its performance testing numbers providing some insight into the fastest, strongest and most athletic players on the team.
Nebraska is looking to add more defensive linemen, and one of their top targets is a player from the suburbs of Little Rock, Arkansas, who used to be a quarterback.
Kurt Rafdal, who left the Nebraska football team this spring, announced Thursday he's transferring to Boise State.
After a COVID-shaped season full of empty seats, Pinnacle Bank Arena will get an enticing slate of Husker basketball home games in the Big Ten next season.