April 2022 fresh links
APRIL 30, 2022
A Day 3 shutout for Nebraska is averted as Samori Touré becomes the third Husker taken in the NFL draft, while JoJo Domann and others go the free-agent route.
Nebraska’s pass rush gets a boost as Ochaun Mathis, the highly sought-after transfer from TCU,* opts for Nebraska over Texas. | Video & discussion | Analysis: Callahan, McKewon* | Carriker gut reaction | Bio
APRIL 29, 2022
Center Cam Jurgens goes to the Philadelphia Eagles and cornerback Cam Taylor-Britt is taken by the Cincinnati Bengals in the second round of the NFL draft. Go here for coverage. | Husker Hour commentary
APRIL 28, 2022
Friday’s rounds* should be when at least a couple of Huskers’ names are called in the NFL draft.
Friday’s baseball game against Iowa has been moved up to 3:35 p.m. because of a forecast for severe weather.
APRIL 27, 2022
Nebraska’s bats stay hot in a 14-3 rout of Omaha.
Noah Vedral has become a de facto coach on the field* for Rutgers, Nebraska’s Oct. 7th opponent.
Here’s a rundown of Husker prospects in the NFL draft, which starts Thursday.
The Huskers steal seven bases en route to an 8-6 baseball win over Kansas State.
APRIL 26, 2022
Nebraska volleyball defensive specialist Keonilei Akana is entering the transfer portal after two seasons in Lincoln.
APRIL 25, 2022
Husker Dan analyzes Casey Thompson’s prospects in the Big Ten.
It’s a crucial week, but JoJo Domann* is “not losing sleep” over where he’ll land in the NFL draft.
APRIL 24, 2022
Husker baseball avoids a sweep at Indiana with a 19-7 romp.
This week in Husker history: The first spring game; a 41-member recruiting class; several NFL first-rounders; the passing of Sam Francis.
APRIL 23, 2022
This spring gave tight end Travis Vokolek some insights into coaching.
Transfer kicker Timmy Bleekrode sees himself taking on “a little bit of a leadership position” after he arrives in Lincoln a month from now.
Volleyball coach John Cook discusses how stress caused him to hit bottom in 2009.
APRIL 22, 2022
Reserve defensive lineman Tate Wildeman* has left the team and is reportedly done with football.
APRIL 21, 2022
Nebraska quarterback commit William Watson did some peer recruiting during his time in Lincoln for the spring game.
APRIL 20, 2022
Nebraska’s bullpen closes the deal in a 4-3 win over North Dakota State.
Better late than never: BTN’s spring game telecast is now available to non-subscribers.
Nebraska is part of a wave of new offensive coordinators in the Big Ten.
Cornerback Jeremiah Newcombe, son of former Husker QB and receiver Bobby, receives a Nebraska offer for 2024.
APRIL 19, 2022
On an 18-game win streak, Husker softball enters the national rankings.
With Nebraska needing an addition on the interior defensive line, here are some names to watch* in the transfer portal.
Learfield is the dominant player when it comes to Big Ten schools’ multimedia deals.
APRIL 18, 2022
Husker Dan takes a look at the new faces on the football roster.
David Max offers a Fanalytix perspective on the 2022 season opener.
APRIL 17, 2022
Offensive lineman Yoshi Hardrick,* two-time champion in the CFL, appreciates getting knocked down a peg or two after his arrival in Lincoln in 2010.
Cornerback Quinton Newsome is striving for more as a player and a leader.
This week in Husker history: Frank Crawford, one of Nebraska’s first coaches, recalls football’s early days during a rare visit to Lincoln.
APRIL 16, 2022
Walk-on Colton Feist could be a meaningful part of the 2022 defensive line.
It’s Adam Carriker unfiltered in the latest Husker Doc Talk.
APRIL 15, 2022
Coach Jim Harbaugh says things are looking “scary good” for Michigan,* Nebraska’s Nov. 12th opponent.
APRIL 14, 2022
Mel Kiper Jr.’s latest mock draft has Cam Taylor-Britt going to the 49ers in the second round.
Samori Toure has his sights on the NFL after starting out as a half-scholarship guy at the FCS level.
The stars were out for Wednesday night’s Jet Award gala.
From Travis Fisher, what “dog mentality”* really means.
APRIL 13, 2022
Former Husker defensive back Malik Williams has landed at Stephen F. Austin.
APRIL 12, 2022
Nebraska announces a partnership with Altius Sports to bolster the university’s NIL program.
An act of sportsmanship is recalled at Frank Solich’s retirement dinner in Ohio.
APRIL 11, 2022
There are a few position target areas* where the Huskers may look for help this spring via the transfer portal
Athlon takes a game-by-game look at the Huskers’ 2022 schedule.
APRIL 10, 2022
This week in Husker history: A spring game in 2012? No. In 1932? Yes.
APRIL 9, 2022
Darius Moore’s interception in the final minute puts the White squad over the top in the spring game. Go to the game page for all the coverage and analysis. | Stryker commentary | Postgame presser | Carriker gut reaction | Highlights | BBS thread
A new program will reward Husker student-athletes financially for academic achievement.
APRIL 8, 2022
Dave Feit counts down the top 10 Husker fan songs of all time, inspired by Friday’s release of rapper Tech N9ne’s ‘R.K. Huskers.’
Here are the printable rosters for the spring game.
A collective of businesses and donors has made more than $850,000 in NIL payments to Husker student-athletes since August.
Old guy or new guy? Cornerback Quinton Newsome says it doesn’t matter in the defensive backs’ competition.
APRIL 7, 2022
A four-run eighth inning isn’t enough as Nebraska leaves the bases loaded in the ninth and falls 6-5 to Omaha.
APRIL 6, 2022
Former Husker receiver Will Nixon lands at Washington.
Wide receivers coach Mickey Joseph indicates the door isn’t closed to Zavier Betts’ return. Go here for much more from Wednesday’s practice, the final one before the spring game. Updates & discussion | Spring schedule
Here’s what to know if attending the spring game Saturday.
APRIL 5, 2022
Adam Carriker and Sam McKewon preview the spring game in this video package.
APRIL 4, 2022
Adam Howard from South Alabama is joining the men’s basketball staff as an assistant coach.
Here’s a look at how it’s going for Husker NFL draft hopefuls and who’s next up to replace them.
Husker Dan: Transfer portal hurts the Huskers.
APRIL 3, 2022
Transfer Tommi Hill is making an immediate impression in the battle at cornerback.
Nebraska baseball completes a sweep at Ohio State with a 17-5 romp featuring 16 Husker hits and a Luke Sartori grand slam.
Induction into the Nebraska High School Hall of Fame holds special meaning for NFL veteran Niles Paul.*
A bad moment three decades ago in Oklahoma opened another door for Mickey Joseph.*
This week in Husker history: The Varsity narrowly prevails in the 1952 and ’57 spring games against the Alumni.
APRIL 2, 2022
Former Husker placekicker Sandro DeAngelis* now enjoys coaching soccer at Millard North.
A thin group of defensive linemen has meant increased action for Mosai Newsom.
Receiver Oliver Martin’s 2021 season is a reminder of how an injury* can take a toll on and off the field, Steven M. Sipple writes.
APRIL 1, 2022
Get to know Husker signee Decoldest Crawford, wide receiver and horse owner.
Sam McKewon says Purdue, which hosts Nebraska on Oct. 15, has the quarterback and the defense to make it a contender* in the Big Ten West.