January 2024 fresh links
JANUARY 31, 2024
Three seniors and one junior will serve as Nebraska softball captains this season.
Nebraska football spring game tickets go on sale next week, and military personnel can obtain free tickets starting two days from now.
Husker softball is in the preseason top 25 for the first time in years.
JANUARY 30, 2024
Carriker Chronicles: Malachi Coleman on Husker football and so much more.
Husker signee Jake Peters is ready to grow at a new position on the offensive line.
JANUARY 29, 2024
With support from Tom Osborne, former Husker Ricky Simmons receives a partial pardon on his 63rd birthday.
Nebraska is in the middle of the pack in The Athletic’s Big Ten transfer portal winners and losers.
Husker Dan: Several former Huskers get another chance at pro football.
Jordy Bahl is a first-teamer on Softball America’s preseason All-America squad.
JANUARY 28, 2024
Husker Doc Talk: Nebrasketball’s Bruce Chubick discusses the Danny Nee glory years, Tim Miles’ tenure and the current team’s NCAA tourney hopes.
Tight end Danny King from Bloomington, Minn., commits to the Huskers as a walk-on.
This week in Husker history: Nebraska hires Bill Glassford as head football coach, and Bob Brown is elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
JANUARY 27, 2024
Scotty McCreery is a Husker fan.
Trev Alberts says brand consistency appears to be paying off financially for Nebraska.
JANUARY 26, 2024
Michigan names Sherrone Moore as its new head coach after Jim Harbaugh’s return to the NFL.
The Nebraska men have a chance to end their road woes Saturday when they take on Maryland.
Meet Nebraska’s half-dozen early enrollees from the transfer portal.
Husker Dan: How Nick Saban may have shaped Chubba Purdy’s path.
Husker coaches have been on the recruiting trail this week ahead of a second consecutive junior day weekend* in Lincoln
Former Husker Jimmy Burrow helped the Pro Volleyball Federation come together, and the new league has financial backing from Joe Burrow.
In the 2022-23 fiscal year, Nebraska athletic department revenue topped $200 million* for the first time.
JANUARY 25, 2024
Nebraska appears to have an early playmaker* at receiver in December signee Jacory Barney.
The lone Big Ten representative on USA Softball’s Preseason Player of the Year Top 50 Watchlist plays for the Huskers.
JANUARY 24, 2024
Former Husker Demoine Adams meets the 911 dispatcher who helped his wife safe his life.
Jim Harbaugh is reportedly leaving Michigan to become head coach of the San Diego Chargers.
Here’s a rundown of Nebraska football’s early enrollees.
Brian Callahan, son of former Nebraska coach Bill Callahan, is the new head coach of the NFL’s Tennessee Titans.
Check out the new softball forum and welcome our new softball writer, Maren Angus-Coombs.
Softball senior Abbie Squier has a new role as she takes a medical redshirt for the season.
The OWH looks at quarterbacks* who have drawn Nebraska offers for 2025 and beyond.
JANUARY 23, 2024
Norfolk athlete Rowdy Bauer* didn’t take long to accept Nebraska’s preferred walk-on offer.
After a coaching chage at San Jose State, former Husker QB Chubba Purdy is now headed to Nevada.
JANUARY 22, 2024
Husker Dan: Raiola Slipped in the ’24 Football Recruiting Class Rankings
Former Husker quarterback Joe Ganz is joining the Middle Tennessee staff as tight ends coach.
Husker signee Caleb Benning talks with Adam Carriker about the potential of the recruiting class and much more.
Willis McGahee IV comes to Nebraska with a big upside.*
JANUARY 21, 2024
Sam McKewon looks at the offseason churn* of rosters and staff across the Big Ten.
Here’s a gallery from Nebraska’s wrestling win Sunday over Purdue, which included a 5-0 victory at heavyweight by Nash Hutmacher.
The OWH looks at how Nebraska early enrollee Grant Brix went from Iowa farm kid to blue-chip football lineman.
This week in Husker history: Nebraska assistant coach Mike Corgan interviews for the Oklahoma job vacated by Bud Wilkinson, but the position goes to Gomer Jones.
JANUARY 20, 2024
JANUARY 19, 2024
Will the Big Ten be stronger than the SEC in 2024? Adam Carriker and former Oregon Duck Jonathan Stewart discuss the new-look conferences.
JANUARY 18, 2024
College Football News forecasts a 7-5 season for the 2024 Huskers and tie for eighth place in the 18-member Big Ten.
JANUARY 17, 2024
Tight end signee Carter Nelson aims to help restore Nebraska’s winning ways.
JANUARY 16, 2024
Husker Doc Talk: Nebraska and Big Ten baseball with ESPN analyst Kyle Peterson of Omaha.
JANUARY 15, 2024
Husker Dan sees generational players boosting several Husker sports.
In a talk with Adam Carriker, Frank Solich discusses his Hall of Fame honor, Tom Osborne, Matt Rhule and the Huskers’ future in the bigger Big Ten.
JANUARY 14, 2024
This week in Husker history: Head coach Bill Glassford weathers a player revolt, and Ndamukong Suh makes it official that he’s returning for his senior year.
JANUARY 13, 2024
Tad Stryker says it makes sense to buy into Matt Rhule’s development culture.
As the early enrollees* arrive on campus, two of them explain why they left high school a semester ahead of schedule.
JANUARY 12, 2024
Dave Rimington* sees progress on the Huskers’ offensive line and cautions against placing unrealistic expectations on quarterback Dylan Raiola during his freshman year.
The hoopla surrounding Husker men’s and women’s hoops has Husker Dan’s attention.
Coach Mark Manning recounts the conversations that led to Nash Hutmacher joining the wrestling team.
Adam Carriker chats with Danny Woodhead about the Hall of Fame, his experience with the Huskers, his time with the Patriots and more.
Johnny Rodgers and Tommie Frazier land on a list of the top 25 individual bowl performances of all time.
JANUARY 11, 2024
Big Ten Show: After reaching the top, what’s next for Jim Harbaugh and Michigan?
It will be some time before injured O-lineman Ethan Piper* knows whether he can return to the playing field.
JANUARY 10, 2024
Husker Dan talks opt-outs and the diminishing luster of bowl games.
Matt Rhule describes his court-rushing experience after Nebraska basketball’s upset of No. 1 Purdue.
JANUARY 9, 2024
Volleyball’s Lexi Rodriguez earns first-team Academic All-America honors.
Carriker Chronicles: What Nebraska can learn from Monday night’s national championship game.
JANUARY 8, 2024
Former Husker player and assistant Craig Bohl has been named executive director of the American Football Coaches Association.
Carriker Chronicles: How the offense could benefit if the Huskers hire Dana Holgorsen, plus Dante Dowdell’s potential impact at running back.
Athlon pencils in Nebraska for ninth place in the 18-member Big Ten in 2024.
Nine former Huskers are headed for the playoffs with their NFL teams.
JANUARY 7, 2024
Damon Benning discusses his son Caleb’s recruitment and much more in the first Husker Doc Talk podcast of 2024.
The defensive line* looks well stocked after making strides in 2023.
This week in Husker history: Forty-one days after Frank Solich’s firing, Bill Callahan is introduced as Nebraska’s new head football coach.
JANUARY 6, 2024
The Nebraska men can’t match Wisconsin’s sharp shooting in an 88-72 loss in Madison.
Carter Nelson’s catch highlights Nebraska football signees’ performances in the All-American Bowl.
JANUARY 5, 2024
Defensive lineman Nash Hutmacher has joined the wrestling team and is listed as a projected starter at heavyweight for Nebraska’s matches Saturday against Wyoming and Northern Iowa.
Patience and loyalty paid off for Nebraska signee Donovan Jones of Omaha North.
JANUARY 4, 2024
Keelan Smith is ready to put in the work as an early enrollee.
The Big Ten Show: If Michigan wins, will it be tainted? That and more about Monday night’s national championship game.
JANUARY 3, 2024
JANUARY 2, 2024
Husker Dan fields readers’ questions about the ’23 season, expectations for ’24 and more.