June 2023 fresh links
JUNE 30, 2023
Former Husker Noah Vedral has joined the Kansas staff as a volunteer strength intern.
Tight end Thomas Fidone opens up about his relationship with Matt Rhule: “We’re both extreme alphas.”
Iowa Western’s head coach is impressed with Matt Rhule as the Huskers add JUCO walk-ons.*
Bob Stoops scoffs at the notion that Oklahoma will struggle in the SEC like Nebraska has in the Big Ten.
Sports Illustrated takes a deep dive into the past, present and future of Nebraska’s strength and conditioning program.
JUNE 29, 2023
The 1890 Initiative is No. 19 in a ranking of the most ambitious NIL collectives.
Billy Kemp, Ben Scott and MJ Sherman make Athlon’s Big Ten All-Transfer Portal Team.
JUNE 28, 2023
The Big 10 Show: Can Minnesota win the West?
JUNE 27, 2023
Class of 2025 quarterback Stone Saunders has narrowed his list to five schools, including Nebraska.
Athlon Sports has Nebraska pegged for a Pinstripe Bowl appearance.
Husker Dan: Danny Kaelin joins the list of homegrown Husker quarterbacks.
JUNE 26, 2023
JUNE 25, 2023
Stromsburg Cross County fullback Izaac Dickey is following his dream to walk on at Nebraska.
Sam McKewon ranks all 42 of the Big Ten’s nonconference games* for 2023.
This week in Husker history: Iowa and Minnesota are said to favor Nebraska’s 1913 bid to join the Western Conference, but the distance factor is giving other schools pause.
JUNE 24, 2023
JUNE 23, 2023
Nebraska adds kicker Nico Ottomanelli to the 2024 walk-on class.
It’s a summer in which Matt Rhule’s culture reset largely falls into the hands of the players.
Take a look at who’s on campus for the recruiting weekend.
Nebraska enters the top 20 in national recruiting rankings with commitments from a pair of Bellevue West receivers, four-star Dae’vonn Hall and three-star Isaiah McMorris | Discuss: Hall, McMorris | Class of 2024
JUNE 22, 2023
Nebraska’s big recruiting weekend could get a substantial boost* even before it begins.
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One we missed a couple months ago: A deep dive into Tony White’s defense.
Husker athletics will now be under the direct purview of NU system President Ted Carter rather than the UNL chancellor after a change approved* by the board of regents.
Nebraska women’s basketball’s conference opponents and nonconference schedule are announced.
Former Husker Clint Finley has been named head coach and athletic director at Sealy High School West of Houston.
JUNE 21, 2023
The Big 10 Show: Conference picks for 2023, the Notre Dame question and more from BTN’s Gerry DiNardo in a chat with Adam Carriker and Jeff Thurn.
JUNE 20, 2023
A national writer for 247Sports has Nebraska pegged for a 7-5 season.
JUNE 19, 2023
Husker Dan admires the recent coaching and athlete additions.
Athlon Sports previews the Huskers and gives them a No. 55 ranking nationally.
JUNE 18, 2023
This week in Husker history: Plans for Nebraska Field move forward. The venue would serve as the Cornhuskers’ home turf for 14 seasons.
JUNE 17, 2023
Tad Stryker looks forward to the night of Aug. 31st and the first test of the Huskers’ physicality in the trenches under coach Matt Rhule.
Omaha North 2024 defensive back Donovan Jones gets a Nebraska offer after his camp performance Friday.
Husker Hour: Hear what Quinton Newsome has to say about the defensive backs. Also, the Jordy Bahl Effect and Jordan Larson’s hiring.
JUNE 16, 2023
Stormy weather* disrupts but fails to derail the Friday Night Lights camp.
JUNE 15, 2023
Check out this personal side of Matt Rhule and the Husker staff.
JUNE 14, 2023
Former Husker defensive lineman Maliek Collins has signed a two-year contract extension with the Houston Texans.
Max Anderson and Brice Matthews earn second-team All-America honors from the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.
The wraps come off the 2023 volleyball schedule.
JUNE 13, 2023
Big Ten Show: Jeff Thurn and Adam Carriker offer their takes on conference scheduling, where Colorado might end up, and the “Baby Gronk” sensation.
Nebraska appears set for a top 30 finish in the Director’s Cup* standings, which would mean a bonus for Trev Alberts.
JUNE 12, 2023
Husker Dan wonders if Matt Rhule can duplicate Bob Devaney’s early success.
The Big Ten’s new scheduling model will close the door on a decade-long opportunity that the Huskers have been unable to exploit, Dave Feit writes.
JUNE 11, 2023
This week in Husker history: The San Francisco 49ers sign their top draft pick, running back Roger Craig, to a series of one-year contracts.
JUNE 10, 2023
Quarterback Stone Saunders* and other prospects went through the paces Saturday the second of Matt Rhule’s June football camps.
JUNE 9, 2023
District 6 Player of the Year is the latest honor for baseball’s Max Anderson.
Memorial Stadium’s ninth decade: Changes galore for Nebraska football, but no return to dominance.
Congrats to Nebraska track and field throwers Rhema Otabor and Axelina Johansson, gold medalists at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in Texas.
JUNE 8, 2023
Nebraska’s 2024 and 2025 conference opponents are unveiled as the Big Ten restructures its football scheduling with the addition of USC and UCLA, each of which will get a Nebraska visit. | Trev: No complaints | Commentary: Shatel,* Just,* Washut, ESPN | Discuss
Here’s a closer look at the 10 Huskers who were highlighted this week for their “relentless pursuit of improvement.”
HuskerOnline ranks the best offenses and defenses Nebraska will face in 2023.
JUNE 7, 2023
Tommie Frazier headlines the Nebraska Athletics Hall of Fame’s six-member class of 2023.
A countdown of most indispensable Huskers for 2023 begins.
JUNE 6, 2023
College football analyst Greg McElroy is bullish on quarterback Jeff Sims.
Jeff Christy is out after four seasons as pitching coach for Nebraska baseball.
JUNE 5, 2023
It’s a big day for Omaha Creighton Prep tight end Michael Burt, with offers from Nebraska and three other Big Ten programs.
Husker Dan says landing Daniel Kaelin takes the sting out of losing Dylan Raiola.
Matt Rhule will house the entire team and coaching staff in the Selleck Quadrangle dorm during fall camp.
JUNE 4, 2023
A year after he committed to the Huskers, it’s time to get cranking for Jaidyn Doss.
Hail Varsity looks back* at when Matt Rhule’s Temple team rallied from 18 points down to beat Scott Frost’s UCF.
This week in Husker history: Word starts leaking out in 1913 that Nebraska is pursuing entry into the Western Conference, today’s Big Ten.
JUNE 3, 2023
Husker Hour: Recapping football scheduling news, wrapping up Husker baseball with Jeff Liese, and reacting to Keisei Tominaga’s return to Nebrasketball.
JUNE 2, 2023
ESPN’s Kirk Herbstreit expresses belief in Matt Rhule’s ability to turn Nebraska around.
Our Memorial Stadium series continues with the successes and then the storm clouds of the eighth decade, 1993-2002.
JUNE 1, 2023
Tommi Hill* is back at corner, and defensive coordinator Tony White likes what he sees.
Max Anderson earns second-team All-America honors from Collegiate Baseball, and Brice Matthews is a third-teamer.