Category Archives: Husker Women’s Basketball

KGFW Sports – Warren Will Lead Big Ten

KGFW Sports – Warren Will Lead Big Ten

The Big Ten has its sixth commissioner in conference history. The conference announced its replacement for the departing Jim Delany at a news conference on Tuesday morning—Kevin Warren. Warren, who was the Vikings’ chief operating officer, becomes the first African-American commissioner of a Power Five conference. Delany announced in March that he would be retiring…Read more »

KGFW Sports – NU WBB 6th Seed, Spring Football Begins Today

KGFW Sports – NU WBB 6th Seed, Spring Football Begins Today

The Nebraska women’s basketball team earned the 6th-seed in this week’s Big Ten Tournament in Indianapolis. At 9-9 in league play, the Huskers finished in a four-way tie with Minnesota, Michigan State and Northwestern… but the Huskers owned the tiebreakers to earn the tourney’s 6th seed. The Huskers will have a first-round bye at the…Read more »

KGFW Sports – NU Women Fall, FB Adds Coach

KGFW Sports – NU Women Fall, FB Adds Coach

The Nebraska womens basketball team lost at home to 12th-ranked Iowa, 74-58 last night at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The Husker women will play their final game of the regular season this Saturday with a game at Penn State. Tipoff will be at 2:00 that afternoon. In Husker football news; Tony Tuioti of Cal is reportedly…Read more »

KGFW Sports – NU Women Fall To Terps, Baseball Open 2019 Season

KGFW Sports – NU Women Fall To Terps, Baseball Open 2019 Season

The Nebraska women’s basketball team lost at 7th-ranked Maryland last night, 89-63. The Huskers host 24th-ranked Michigan State Sunday afternoon at 3:00. The Husker men host Northwestern Saturday night. Tipoff at Pinnacle Bank Arena is set at 7:30. The Nebraska baseball team opens their season Friday, with game one of a four-game series at UC…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Husker Hold Off Gophers at Home

KGFW Sports – Husker Hold Off Gophers at Home

James Palmer Jr. knocked down a pair of free throws with 1.1 seconds remaining to lift the Nebraska men’s basketball team to a 62-61 win over Minnesota Wednesday night at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Palmer finished with a game high 24 points, and was 8-of-10 at the line, including 3-of-4 in the final minute. The win…Read more »

KGFW Sports – NU Women Win, Men Lose 7th Straight

KGFW Sports – NU Women Win, Men Lose 7th Straight

Freshman Leigha Brown scored a career-high 30 points to help the Nebraska women’s basketball team rally from a 10-point third-quarter deficit on their way to a 67-61 win over Purdue Sunday afternoon at Pinnacle Bank Arena. With the win, the Husker women improve to 6-7 in the Big Ten and 11-13 overall. They also set…Read more »

KGFW Sports – NU and UNL Address Moos Rumors

KGFW Sports – NU and UNL Address Moos Rumors

Amid rumors about his job status, Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos today received the full support of the university president and chancellor. In a joint statement, NU system president Hank Bounds and UNL chancellor Ronnie Green said of Moos, “In his first 15 months, Bill has done a great job guiding our Athletic Department. He…Read more »

With the Help of Kissinger, the Huskers are on the Verge of a Win Streak

With the Help of Kissinger, the Huskers are on the Verge of a Win Streak

(Photo by Kenny Larabee) “I mean, I think it looks pretty good.” Taylor Kissinger’s comment prompted abrupt laughter from her teammate, freshman Ashtyn Veerbeek, at Tuesday’s pre-Northwestern press conference. The sophomore was referring to her unconventional shooting method. “I think a lot of people (say) I ‘cock it and lock it.’ That I just wind…Read more »